Here’s the Sun River 55+ Real Estate Market Snapshot for January 2021. Sun River 55+ Community has been one of the most popular neighborhoods and demand remains high for homes in 55+ communities in 2021. The real estate market continues to be red HOT and homes do not last long on the market.

2021 is a great time to buy with interest rates still at record lows, although inventory of homes is sparse.  We’re definitely experiencing a sellers market at the moment.   Let’s take a look at the statistics year over year to see what’s happening and what it costs to purchase a home in SunRiver.

Sun River HomeSunRiver St George is, in my opinion, the premier active adult community in all of southern Utah.  Just follow this link for a list of homes currently for sale in Sun River 55+ Community.

Chef Hog’s Oyster Bar & Grill is conveniently located in SunRiver on Blue Grass Way!  It’s a great place to grab a snack or enjoy a meal, especially on those days you just don’t feel like cooking!  They’re open for breakfast, lunch and dinner and have a wonderful menu to choose from.  Chef Hog’s typically has special holiday events and meals as well.

Sun River is ideal if you’re looking for an active lifestyle and lots of opportunities to get out and enjoy living there.  Southern Utah residents also enjoy year round outdoor activities like hiking, golf and biking.

If outdoor activities aren’t you thing, there’s plenty of indoor activities as well.  SunRiver has a huge clubhouse that features an indoor pool, a well equipped fitness center, billiards room, computer lab and ballroom.  A plethora of clubs is available to residents as well.  Anything from yoga club to Bridge to hiking and lots of things in between!

Residents of Sun River St George 55+ community can enjoy golf, lawn bowling, horseshoes, walking, biking and pickleball to name a few of the amenities offered.  There’s also indoor and outdoor pools to enjoy year round!  Don’t think for a minute that Sun River St George is  a “rest home”.  There is a calendar full of events and activities provided for it’s residents to enjoy.  Sun River is age restricted for those 55 or better.   At least one resident of the home must meet this age requirement and no permanent residents are allowed under the age of 18.

There were 22 homes sold in SunRiver during the month of January 2021-

Sun River Home
2 homes sold for between $250,000-$300,000
8 homes sold for between $300,000-$350,000
6 homes sold for between $350,000-$400,000
2 homes sold for between $400,000-$450,000
1 home sold for between $450,000-$500,000
3 homes sold for between $500,000-$750,000

For a year over year comparison-

Average Sales Price in January 2021 was $381,953 – in January 2020 it  was $439,388.

There were 10 active home listings during January 2021 and 41 in January 2020 so inventory has decreased significantly year over year.

Twenty two homes sold in Sun River during January 2021 and there were 7 sales in January 2020.

Average days on the market for a home listed in Sun River 55+ Community during January 2021 was 72.  There was less than a 30 day supply of inventory in SunRiver during January.  Generally speaking, a balanced real estate market has between 4-6 months supply of inventory.  This means SunRiver has extremely low inventory right now.

You may want to consider a Reverse Mortgage for purchasing a home in SunRiver, a lot of buyers do! If that interests you let me know and I’ll email you some information regarding Reverse Mortgages. The St George Utah real estate market is thriving and St George is booming.   You’d better hurry if you want take advantage of the great opportunities currently available in SunRiver!

For more information on SunRiver  55+ Community please contact me any time.

The above information was taken from data on the Washington County Utah MLS on February 12, 2021. Neither the Washington County MLS, Red Rock Real Estate or Erika Rogers  guarantees or is responsible for its accuracy.  Market data does not show FSBO, non broker members listings, or listings not published.

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