In each of the past three years, local home prices have remained flat in October. Not this time.
Following a year of new records, the local real estate market had the priciest October since 2013.
The median Ada County home price rose 18.71 percent to $320,403 from a year prior. Down from the record high we saw in August of this year but up nearly $4,000 from September.
The median time a home is listed before selling dropped to 16 days, 2 days quicker than last year.
House prices in Boise helped lead the way, jumping 19.46 percent.
Nearby Canyon County was even brisker with prices jumping 22.17 percent. While down from the twin record highs set in July and September, countywide the cost of the typical home is $39,000 more than it was…