5 Bedroom Update - Fairhope Jan 2020

We all have our needs as home buyers and one of the biggest that I see for those in Fairhope is having enough bedrooms.  Whether you have a few kids, need an office, or just like the idea of having a spare room, having 5 bedrooms is definitely on the wish list for a lot of folks.

Below I’m going to focus only on these properties.  You’ll see information about what’s on the market right now as well as how sales have compared to years past.

5 Bedroom Home Overview
January 2020

On the Market

Believe it or not, there are 40 homes for sale in Fairhope now that have 5 bedrooms.  Here are just a few neighborhoods where you can find them:


You can click on any of the links above to see the homes that are for sale there.

Here are the current statistics for all of the homes that are on the market in Fairhope with 5 bedrooms:

  • 40 homes for sale
  • Most expensive – $5,895,000
  • Least expensive – $135,000
  • Median price – $589,500
  • Largest – 7,999 square feet
  • Smallest – 2,371 square feet
  • Average size – 3,999
  • Price per foot – $202
  • Days on the market – 84

Click here to see all 5 bedroom homes for sale in Fairhope.

I believe that more 4 bedrooms sell more often and are the most desirable but by looking at the infographic above, you can see that there are plenty of options.  You can also see that, with the exception of 2018, 5 bedroom homes do very well during the holiday season.

It’s also very interesting to see that prices in this category have remained fairly steady over the last several years. 

Let’s take a look at the most recent sales……

5 Bedroom Homes Sold between Dec. 1st through Dec. 31st

5 Bedroom Home Sales - Fairhope Jan 2020

There has been a .77% increase in sales prices from 2017 in this category.

Are you looking for a large home in Fairhope?  Contact me for more information or to arrange a private tour of any house that interests you.

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