The pandemic has had a major effect on the way that people buy and sell homes, but it’s done nothing to cool the red-hot market for homes in the Rochester region. Rising demand and low inventory have upended the local real estate market, with homes sometimes selling for well above list price, and often within days of going on the market.

Our coverage can help you understand the volatility of the local market, and help you navigate the process of buying or selling a home.

Rochester homes for sale: Still a seller’s market

What you should know about Rochester”s crazy housing market: It’s a hot seller’s market fueled by a pandemic, low interest rates and other factors.  Here’s what homebuyers need to know about making a competitive offer.