While spring is known for being a hot selling season in the real estate market, there are plenty of homes available for sale right now in Myrtle Beach and communities across the Grand Strand. The increased number of new construction homes that have been completed and are currently available has eased the inventory shortage we’ve been experiencing in our area. If you are looking to buy, now is a great time before prices and mortgage interest rates make another climb. Here’s what you’ll find available around the Grand Strand:
Homes For Sale Myrtle Beach – 29572 Zip Code
The area covered by the 29572 zip code includes the desirable Acadian Shores and Briarcliffe Acres communities. These homes are situated between the beach and the Intracoastal Waterway. There are currently 600 homes available in this zip code with a median sales price around $182,000. This median sales price is a whopping 16.0% increase over last year at this time – the biggest increase of any zip code in our analysis.
Homes For Sale Myrtle Beach – 29577 Zip Code
The 29577 zip code includes areas of Myrtle Beach that are slightly south of 29572 and include neighborhoods such as Myrtlewood and Plantation Pointe. These homes are in the heart of Myrtle Beach close to all the attractions and the action. Currently, the data show 765 homes for sale in this zip code – plenty of options for any buyer. The median sales price is still reasonable at $162,000, an increase of 9.2% from this time last year.
Homes For Sale Socastee – 29588 Zip Code
Socastee and parts of The Market Common are included in the 29588 zip code area, where there are 505 available listings. Median sales prices have been fairly steady in this area, rising only 1.5% from last year and currently holding at $177,000.
Home For Sale Surfside Beach – 29575 Zip Code
Surfside Beach in the 29575 zip code is known as The Family Beach for a reason – it’s popular with families! Good schools and lots of things to do make this community a favorite of potential buyers. Surfside Beach is also the first Sensory-Friendly/Autism-Friendly community in the Grand Strand. There are 320 homes available with a median sales price of $182,000 – a 9.0% increase from last year.
Homes For Sale Carolina Forest – 29579 Zip Code
The 29579 zip code is home to the communities of Carolina Forest and Forestbrook. Carolina Forest is a master-planned community filled with new construction neighborhoods and tons of options. With 948 homes available (and counting), there is plenty to choose from in this family-oriented area. The median sales price is currently $218,000 – an increase of 8.1% over this time last year.
Homes For Sale North Myrtle Beach – 29582 Zip Code
North Myrtle Beach is the home of the state dance, The Shag, and is covered by the 29582 zip code. This area has the largest number of available homes for sale with 1,041 options for buyers to consider. The median sales price of homes in this zip code has actually fallen by 3.0% from last year and is currently $225,000. This is the only zip code in our analysis that experienced a decrease in the median sales price. So, if North Myrtle Beach is on your watchlist, now is the time to score a great deal in this community.
Home For Sale Conway – 29562 Zip Code
If you’re looking for options a hop and a skip away from the hustle and bustle of Myrtle Beach city limits, Conway might be right up your alley. The County Seat of Horry County, Conway is known for historic buildings and moss-draped ancient oaks. The 29526 zip code extends far beyond Downtown Conway and has 710 homes available for buyers to choose from right now. The median sales price jumped 13.7% from last year to the current price of $197,000.
If you are looking to buy a home, there is no need to wait! All of the communities we analyzed have a variety of great homes available right now. With mortgage interest rates expected to continue to rise, you can get more house for your money if you buy before the next increase. Your RE/MAX agent, James Haas, would love to show you some great homes in your budget and favorite zip code.