Real estate professionals discuss red-hot Montgomery County’s housing market | News


Montgomery County seems to be the place to be for prospective homeowners.

“There’s too many buyers for the inventory that exists,” said Keith Kline, a Realtor at Coldwell Banker Hearthside in Collegeville, noting a trend observed by real estate professionals in the area’s housing market.

The Montgomery County Recorder of Deeds office processed more than 76,000 documents in the first six months of 2021, according to the office. Typically, the county agency will record roughly 100,000 documents in a given year.

Pandemic brings people to Montco

Local real estate agents and brokers agree the COVID-19 pandemic contributed to bringing city dwellers out to the suburbs in search of property.

“They could go out, maybe get a yard … they’ll have more space inside and out,” said Jon Christopher, a broker and owner of…

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