Historical Real Estate Data

We are pleased to be the only real estate firm on Galveston Island that compiles historical data on the local real estate market. Here you can find an archive of real estate statistics covering Galveston Island — both Island-wide and West Galveston only — over the years. Our residential sales reports track the dollar volume and number of sold transactions, along with the percent change compared to the previous year. We collect this data twice a year, during the first six months, as well as at the end of the year. 

 

WEST GALVESTON POSTCARD Stat Chart
Galveston Island Residential Sales Highlights
Year-End Residential Market Recap 2017 vs. 2016

West Galveston Island

Dollar Volume

# of Sold Transactions

2017

2016

% Change

2017

2016

% Change

All Galveston Island $271,679,397 $248,087,155 +10% 885 845 +5%
West Galveston Island:
Sunny Beach to Pointe West, Beach to Bay
$159,327,634 $155,557,404 +2% 399 386 +3%
Pirates Beach & Pirates Beach West $18,319,010 $24,892,655 -26% 44 54 -19%
Pirates Cove $10,053,450 $8,480,500 +19% 14 9 +56%
Laffites Cove $13,338,818 $12,590,742 +6% 15 18 -17%
Jamaica Beach $24,841,018 $24,335,590 +2% 83 81 +2%
Sea Isle $24,815,914 $24,999,018 -1% 79 85 -7%
West End Beachfront $19,423,491 $20,171,955 -4% 29 34 -15%
West End Beachside $29,711,811 $28,313,400 +5% 73 66 +11%
West End Canal/Bay $61,240,757 $62,015,554 -1% 120 126 -5%
West End Home Sites $22,037,695 $13,052,444 +69% 229 181 +27%

West End Residential Sales on Galveston Island - Year-End Market Recap 2017 vs. 2016:

Average Days on Market:
2017: 94
2016: 79
% Change: +19%
Median Selling Price:
2017: $333,000
2016: $337,750
%Change: -1%
             

Source: Houston Association of Realtors Multiple Listing Service, January 1 - December 31, 2016 & 2017. Data deemed reliable, but not guaranteed by MLS or Broker.
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 GALVESTON POSTCARD Stat Chart
Galveston Island Residential Sales Highlights
Year-End Residential Market Recap 2017 vs. 2016

Galveston Island

Dollar Volume

# of Sold Transactions

2017

2016

% Change

2017

2016

% Change

All Galveston Island $271,679,397 $248,087,155 +10% 885 845 +5%
West Galveston Island:
Sunny Beach to Pointe West, Beach to Bay
$159,327,634 $155,557,404 +2% 399 386 +3%
Near West Galveston Island:
61st Street to Sunny Beach, Beach to Bay
$29,441,640 $19,160,236 +54% 102 79 +29%
Colony Park $2,268,000 $1,485,900 +53% 7 5 +40%
Havre Lafitte $3,201,860 $3,196,745 No Change 10 11 -9%
Campeche Cove $1,929,400 $1,971,650 -2% 7 7 No Change
Evia $6,846,300 $2,054,500 +233% 15 5 +200%
Mid Galveston Island:
25th Street to 61st Street, Beach to Bay
$42,664,417 $42,137,530 +1% 232 239 -3%
Cedar Lawn $1,560,000 $3,326,500 -53% 4 6 -33%
Denver Court $3,411,900 $765,810 +346% 9 3 +200%
East Galveston Island:
East of 25th Street, Beach to Bay
$38,800,706 $30,670,025 +27% 150 139 +8%
UTMB/Downtown/East End
Lofts & Condos Only
$38,351,495 $34,540,092 +11% 134 120 +12%

All Residential Sales on Galveston Island - Year-End Market Recap 2017 vs. 2016

Average Days on Market:
2017: 79
2016: 70
% Change: +13%
Median Selling Price:
2017: $255,000
2016: $235,000
% Change: +9%
             

Source: Houston Association of Realtors Multiple Listing Service, January 1 - December 31, 2017 & 2018. Data deemed reliable, but not guaranteed by MLS or Broker. IF YOUR PROPERTY IS CURRENTLY LISTED WITH A REAL ESTATE BROKER, PLEASE DISREGARD. IT IS NOT OUR INTENTION TO SOLICIT CURRENTLY LISTED PROPERTIES.

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WEST GALVESTON POSTCARD Stat Chart
Galveston Island Residential Sales Highlights
Year-End Recap 2016 vs. 2015

AREA

Dollar Volume

Number of Sold Transactions

2016

2015

% Change

2016

2015

% Change

All Galveston Island $219,859,413 $202,187,139 +9% 749 726 +3%
West Galveston Island:
Sunny Beach to Pointe West, Beach to Bay
$155,525,404 $133,964,825 +16% 386 357 +8%
Pirates Beach & Pirates Beach West $24,892,655 $14,098,450 +77% 54 39 +38%
Pirates Cove $7,205,500 $11,333,530 -36% 8 18 -56%
Laffites Cove $13,865,742 $8,960,600 +55% 19 14 +36%
Jamaica Beach $24,296,590 $22,929,134 +6% 81 76 +7%
Sea Isle $24,999,018 $20,248,620 +23% 85 70 +21%
West End Beachfront $20,171,955 $25,533,950 -21% 34 42 -19%
West End Beachside $28,833,900 $21,858,650 +32% 19 59 -68%
West End Canal/Bay $62,015,554 $49,832,134 +24% 126 112 +13%
West End Home Sites $13,119,944 $15,134,250 -13% 180 163 +10%

For West End Residential Sales on Galveston Island - Year-End Recap 2016 vs. 2015:

Average Days on Market:
2016: 78
2015: 80
% Change:-3%
Median Selling Price:
2016: $337,750
2015: $312,500
% Change: +8%
             

Source: Houston Association of Realtors Multiple Listing Service, January 1 - December 31, 2015 & 2016. Data deemed reliable, but not guaranteed by MLS or Broker.
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GALVESTON POSTCARD Stat Chart
Galveston Island Residential Sales Highlights
Year-End Market Recap 2016 vs. 2015

AREA

Dollar Volume

Number of Sold Transactions

2016

2015

% Change

2016

2015

% Change

All Galveston Island $219,859,413 $202,187,139 +9% 749 726 +3%
West Galveston Island:
Sunny Beach to Pointe West, Beach to Bay
$155,525,404 $133,964,825 +16% 386 357 +8%
Near West Galveston Island:
61st Street to Sunny Beach, Beach to Bay
$19,160,236 $29,931,880 -36% 79 118 -33%
Colony Park $1,485,900 $2,239,500 -34% 5 7 -29%
Havre Lafitte $3,196,745 $2,998,900 +7% 11 12 -8%
Campeche Cove $1,346,650 $2,330,000 -42% 6 9 -33%
Evia $2,054,500 $3,498,525 -41% 5 9 -44%
Mid Galveston Island:
25th Street to 61st Street, Beach to Bay
$42,137,530 $30,964,778 +36% 239 206 +16%
Cedar Lawn $3,326,500 $1,609,000 +107% 6 4 +50%
Denver Court $765,810 $1,433,500 -47% 3 6 -50%
East Galveston Island
East of 25th Street, Beach to Bay
$30,670,025 $34,723,756 -12% 139 139 No Change
UTMB/Downtown/East End
Lofts & Condos Only
$7,960,512 $5,871,050 +36% 54 48 +13%

For All Residential Sales on Galveston Island - Year-End Market Recap 2016 vs. 2015:

Average Days on Market:
2016: 70
2015: 77
% Change:-9%
Median Selling Price:
2016: $235,000
2015: $213,500
% Change: +10%
             

Source: Houston Association of Realtors Multiple Listing Service, January 1 - December 31, 2015 & 2016. Data deemed reliable, but not guaranteed by MLS or Broker.
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WEST GALVESTON POSTCARD Stat Chart
Galveston Island Residential Sales Highlights
Year-End Recap 2015 vs. 2014

AREA

Dollar Volume

Number of Sold Transactions

2015

2014

% Change

2015

2014

% Change

All Galveston Island $222,708,739 $232,921,711 -4% 793 818 -3%
West Galveston Island:
Sunny Beach to Pointe West, Beach to Bay
$130,705,225 $154,979,321 -16% 347 404 -14%
Pirates Beach & Pirates Beach West $14,098,450 $26,824,439 -47% 39 60 -35%
Pirates Cove $12,118,530 $10,641,975 +14% 19 18 +6%
Laffites Cove $8,175,600 $14,750,263 -45% 13 21 -38%
Jamaica Beach $22,929,134 $22,624,920 +1% 76 82 -7%
Sea Isle $20,248,620 $20,345,034 No Change 70 72 -3%
West End Beachfront $25,533,950 $23,300,700 +10% 42 42 No Change
West End Beachside $34,246,900 $51,042,655 -33% 76 108 -30%
West End Canal/Bay $49,832,134 $62,454,933 -20% 112 131 -15%
West End Home Sites $15,266,750 $16,530,060 -8% 164 188 -13%

For All Residential Sales on Galveston Island - Year-End Market Recap 2015 vs. 2014

Average Days on Market:
2015: 80
2014: 93
% Change: -14%
Median Selling Price:
2015: $315,000
2014: $325,750
% Change: -3%
             

Source: Houston Association of Realtors Multiple Listing Service, January 1 - December 31, 2014 & 2015. Data deemed reliable, but not guaranteed by MLS or Broker.
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GALVESTON POSTCARD Stat Chart
Galveston Island Residential Sales Highlights
Year-End Market Recap 2015 vs. 2014

AREA

Dollar Volume

Number of Sold Transactions

2015

2014

% Change

2015

2014

% Change

All Galveston Island $222,708,739 $232,921,711 -4% 793 818 -3%
West Galveston Island:
Sunny Beach to Pointe West, Beach to Bay
$130,705,225 $154,979,321 -16% 347 404 -14%
Near West Galveston Island:
61st Street to Sunny Beach, Beach to Bay
$29,931,880 $22,126,995 +35% 118 90 +31%
Colony Park $2,239,500 $2,164,000 +3% 7 7 No Change
Havre Lafitte $2,654,200 $2,331,175 +14% 10 9 +11%
Campeche Cove $2,330,000 $1,265,500 +84% 9 6 +50%
Evia $3,498,525 $1,746,500 +100% 9 5 +80%
Mid Galveston Island:
25th Street to 61st Street, Beach to Bay
$31,750,278 $28,470,621 +12% 205 191 +7%
Cedar Lawn $1,294,000 $1,328,760 -3% 3 4 -25%
Denver Court $1,433,500 $1,781,850 -20% 6 7 -14%
East Galveston Island
East of 25th Street, Beach to Bay
$34,461,256 $26,230,668 +31% 138 142 -3%
UTMB/Downtown/East End
Lofts & Condos Only
$5,871,050 $8,669,600 -32% 48 60 -20%

For All Residential Sales on Galveston Island - Year-End Market Recap 2015 vs. 2014

Average Days on Market:
2015: 76
2014: 84
% Change: -10%
Median Selling Price:
2015: $220,000
2014: $225,000
% Change: -2%
             

Source: Galveston Association of Realtors Multiple Listing Service, January 1 - December 31, 2013 & 2014. Data deemed reliable, but not gauranteed by MLS Broker. IF YOUR PROPERTY IS CURRENTLY LISTED WITH A REAL ESTATE BROKER, PLEASE DISREGARD. IT IS NOT OUR INTENTION TO SOLICIT CURRENTLY LISTED PROPERTIES.

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WEST GALVESTON POSTCARD Stat Chart
Galveston Island Residential Sales Highlights
Year-End Market Recap 2014 vs. 2013

AREA

Dollar Volume

Number of Sold Transactions

2014

2013

% Change

2014

2013

% Change

All Galveston Island $208,263,574 $171,107,266 +22% 696 640 +9%
West Galveston Island:
Sunny Beach to Pointe West, Beach to Bay
$142,814,232 $109,905,953 +30% 358 317 +13%
Pirates Beach & Pirates Beach West $24,232,100 $17,960,060 +35% 53 47 +13%
Pirates Cove $10,396,975 $8,690,085 +20% 17 15 +13%
Laffites Cove $11,199,263 $10,187,592 +10% 16 14 +14%
Jamaica Beach $18,600,820 $13,740,750 +35% 66 59 +12%
Sea Isle $16,831,034 $16,799,630 +0.19% 61 66 -8%
West End Beachfront $17,781,700 $17,773,500 +0.05% 32 30 +7%
West End Beachside $37,996,090 $26,007,860 +46% 90 75 +20%
West End Canal/Bay $45,743,250 $34,122,225 +34% 95 84 +13%
West End Home Sites $15,544,560 $11,285,560 +38% 168 155 +8%
Beachside Village including Home Sites $10,279,850 $4,938,000 +108% 27 25 +8%

For West End Residential Sales on Galveston Island - Year-End Market Recap 2014 vs. 2013:

Average Days on Market:
2014: 147
2013: 144
% Change: +2%
Median Selling Price:
2014: $329,500
2013: $285,000
% Change:  +16%
             

Source: Galveston Association of Realtors Multiple Listing Service, January 1 - December 31, 2013 & 2014. Data deemed reliable, but not gauranteed by MLS Broker.
IF YOUR PROPERTY IS CURRENTLY LISTED WITH A REAL ESTATE BROKER, PLEASE DISREGARD. IT IS NOT OUR INTENTION TO SOLICIT CURRENTLY LISTED PROPERTIES.

 


  

GALVESTON POSTCARD Stat Chart
Galveston Island Residential Sales Highlights
Year-End Residential Market Recap 2014 vs. 2013

Galveston Island

Dollar Volume

Number of Sold Transactions

2014

2013

% Change

2014

2013

% Change

All Galveston Island $208,263,574 $171,107,266 +22% 696 640 +9%
UTMB/Downtown
Including Lofts & Condos
$22,631,796 $22,106,408 +2% 122 115 +6%
East End Condos
(Emerald, Galvestonian, Islander East, Palisade Palms)
$7,475,524 $11,355,850 -34% 25 27 -7%
East End Historical District $10,475,690 $9,592,744 +9% 46 40 +15%
San Jacinto & Lost Bayou $4,670,932 $2,542,500 +84% 23 15 +53%
Silk Stocking $780,750 $689,250 +13% 4 4 No Change
Denver $2,282,350 $3,136,800 -27% 8 12 -33%
Cedar Lawn $1,723,760 $2,084,000 -17% 5 5 No Change
Colony Park $1,574,000 $1,052,200 +50% 5 4 +25%
Havre Lafitte $3,525,275 $4,841,400 -27% 12 16 -25%
Evia $1,671,500 $2,626,500 -36% 5 6 -17%
Campeche Cove $1,780,500 $3,024,100 -41% 8 13 -38%
West Galveston Island:
Sunny Beach to Pointe West, Beach to Bay
$142,814,232 $109,905,953 +30% 358 317 +13%

For All Residential Sales on Galveston Island - Year-End Market Recap 2014 vs. 2013

Average Days on Market:
2014: 131
2013: 148
% Change: -11%
Median Selling Price:
2014: $240,000
2013: $205,000
% Change:  +17%
             

Source: Galveston Association of Realtors Multiple Listing Service, January 1 - December 31, 2013 & 2014. Data deemed reliable, but not gauranteed by MLS Broker. IF YOUR PROPERTY IS CURRENTLY LISTED WITH A REAL ESTATE BROKER, PLEASE DISREGARD. IT IS NOT OUR INTENTION TO SOLICIT CURRENTLY LISTED PROPERTIES.

 


 

GALVESTON POSTCARD Stat Chart
WEST Galveston Island
Year-End Residential Market Recap 2011,2012,2013

AREA

Dollar Volume

# of Sold Transactions

2011

2012

2013

2011

2012

2013

All Galveston Island $126,463,458 $139,737,666 $170,311,766 525 576 637
West Galveston Island:
Sunny Beach to Pointe West, Beach to Bay
88,924,295 93,316,842 109,837,953 278 290 317
Pirates Beach & Pirates Beach West 18,220,490 16,853,699 17,960,060 45 44 47
Pirates Cove 8,302,915 7,675,850 8,690,085 17 14 15
Laffites Cove 8,468,000 9,487,600 10,187,592 15 14 14
Jamaica Beach 11,417,825 15,405,264 13,740,750 55 65 59
Sea Isle 11,341,090 16,676,005 16,554,630 52 68 65
West End Beachfront 17,240,745 9,769,000 17,773,500 33 22 30
West End Beachside 23,040,685 18,464,399 25,794,860 64 50 74
West End Canal/Bay 33,832,175 34,444,300 34,215,225 92 89 84
West End Home Sites 6,199,363 12,865,718 11,106,560 70 137 153
             

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SOURCE: GALVESTON ASSOCIATION OF REALTORS MULTIPLE LISTING SERVICE. DATA DEEMED RELIABLE BUT NOT GUARANTEED BY MLS OR BROKER.

 

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