The number of homes for sale in Fairfax County dropped in September and their prices went up.
County officials report the average sales price was $561,056, an increase of 5.8 percent over September 2017. The average price for a detached house $758,908, a 5.1 percent boost. The average price for an attached house rose 5 percent.
Homes were on the market an average of 35 days, eight days fewer than a year earlier.