Genoa home prices fall in January 2020

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The median sale price of a home sold in January 2020 in Genoa fell by $54,000 while total sales increased by 66.7%, according to BlockShopper.com.

In January 2020, there were five homes sold, with a median sale price of $133,500 - a 28.8% decrease over the $187,500 median sale price for the same period of the previous year. There were three homes sold in Genoa in January 2019.

The median sales tax in Genoa for the most recent year with available data, 2018, was $4,748, approximately 3.6% of the median home sale price for January 2020.

The following table compares Genoa to other DeKalb County cities in January 2020:

City
Jan. 2020 Home Sales
Jan. 2019 Home Sales
% change (Total Home Sales)
Jan. 2020 Median Sales Price
Jan. 2019 Median Sales Price
% change (Median Sales Price)
Hinckley
2
2
0%
$301,250
$310,500
-3%
Kingston
3
1
200%
$270,000
$249,900
8%
Waterman
2
0
-
$149,100
$0
-
Genoa
5
3
66.7%
$133,500
$187,500
-28.8%
Kirkland
3
4
-25%
$129,500
$189,424.50
-31.6%
Sycamore
9
22
-59.1%
$124,900
$167,000
-25.2%
Sandwich
7
11
-36.4%
$118,000
$100,000
18%
DeKalb
19
23
-17.4%
$94,000
$125,000
-24.8%
Malta
2
1
100%
$37,350
$178,000
-79%
Shabbona
0
1
-100%
$0
$84,901
-100%
Cortland
0
3
-100%
$0
$125,560
-100%
Maple Park
0
1
-100%
$0
$290,000
-100%
Somonauk
0
1
-100%
$0
$102,200
-100%

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