Posts Tagged: july

Pace of US Housing Sales Slows in July

Redfin (www.redfin.com), the technology-powered real estate brokerage, today issued its Fastest Markets Report for July 2013. Home-selling speeds fell for the third month in a row as the market continues to rebalance after an extremely competitive spring season. In today’s report, Redfin also ranks 23 markets across the country ordered by the percentage of homes… Read more »

USA: Existing Home Sales Spiked in July

Existing-home sales rose strongly in July, with the median price maintaining double-digit year-over-year increases, according to the National Association of Realtors(R). Total existing-home sales1, which are completed transactions that include single-family homes, townhomes, condominiums and co-ops, increased 6.5 percent to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 5.39 million in July from a downwardly revised 5.06… Read more »

Wisconsin Home Sales Up 17% in July Over 2011

Wisconsin home sales rose 17.3 percent in July and the state registered its fifth straight month of increasing home prices, according to the Wisconsin Realtors Association. Wisconsin has recorded 35,405 home sales through July of this year, a 20.4 percent increase over the first seven months of 2011. The seven-county southeast Wisconsin region had a… Read more »

Milwaukee Home Sales Up 29% Over July 2011

The metropolitan Milwaukee housing market enjoyed a hot July with sales increasing 29.2 percent compared with July 2011 sales, the Greater Milwaukee Association of Realtors said. The reasons for the increase included historically low interest rates, low prices and improved consumer confidence, the group said Friday. Four of five southeastern Wisconsin counties posted sales gains… Read more »

FL: Tampa Home Prices Up in July, But Still Depressed

Tampa Bay area home prices rose in July, joining most major U.S. cities enjoying seasonal buying. But, experts warn, this won’t last, and prices are expected to decline in the coming months. The Standard & Poor’s/Case-Shiller index released Tuesday showed that home prices increased in July from June in 17 of the 20 cities tracked…. Read more »

NC: Charlotte Home Prices Rose in July

Home prices in Charlotte and around the country climbed in July from the month before — but prices in most places remain below their July 2010 levels, suggesting the residential market faces a long road to recovery. Prices in the Charlotte metropolitan area increased slightly, 0.1 percent, from June and fell 4 percent from July… Read more »

CO: Denver Real Estate Remained Flat in July

Unlike in most of the country, Denver home prices were unchanged in July from the month earlier, according to the S&P Case-Shiller Home Price Indices released Tuesday. Seventeen of the 20 markets in the index reported positive monthly increases. Detroit had the biggest gain, at 3.8 percent. Las Vegas and Phoenix home prices were both… Read more »

Canadian Home Prices Reach Record Highs

Home prices reached a record high in July, rising 1.3% from the previous month, according to a real estate survey of repeat home sales. The Teranet-National Bank House Price Index, released Wednesday, showed prices have risen eight straight months in Canada. Overall prices are up 5.3% from a year earlier. Prices rose 2.3% in Calgary,… Read more »

UT: Home Prices Up 16% Year Over Year in July

There was good news for the Utah real estate market in July as home sales rose 16.4 percent compared to last year. This is the biggest increase in sales since May of last year when buyers were rushing to finalize tax-credit-eligible transactions. During the month, Utah Realtors sold 2,686 homes compared to 2,307 sold in… Read more »

NM: Santa Fe Home Prices Dropped Year Over Year in June, July

CoreLogic, a provider of information, analytics and business services, has released its July Home Price Index, which shows that home prices in the U.S. increased for the fourth consecutive month, inching up 0.8 percent on a month-over-month basis. On a year-over-year basis, however, national home prices, including distressed sales, declined by 5.2 percent in July… Read more »

WV: Home Prices Increased 14% in July

National monthly home prices increased by a modest 0.8 percent for the second consecutive month in July according to CoreLogic’s July Home Price Index (HPI), but prices were still 5.2 percent lower than a year ago. July marks the fourth consecutive month in which monthly home prices have seen an increase. Although year-over-year price comparisons… Read more »

RI: Home Prices Fell Almost 5% in July

Prices for single-family homes in Rhode Island fell 4.7 percent in July compared with the same month last year, CoreLogic said Wednesday. However, when distressed sales – foreclosures and short sales – were removed, prices fell three-tenths of 1 percent, the real estate tracking firm said. Nationally, CoreLogic said its Home Price Index declined 5.2… Read more »

ME: Home Sales Up 23% in July Over 2010

Maine home sales jumped 23.17 percent in July compared to the same period in 2010, Maine Real Estate Information System Inc. said Friday. According to the group’s numbers, 994 single-family, existing homes were sold last month, compared to 807 in July 2010. The median sales price also edged up year-over-year, from $172,500 last year to… Read more »

NH: Year-Over-Year Home Sales Jumped 30% in July

Home sales in New Hampshire jumped nearly 30 percent last month when compared to July 2010, but the state Realtors association is warning people not to get too excited. The New Hampshire Association of Realtors reports Friday that 1,048 homes were sold in July, up from 811 sales in the year-ago month. But sales in… Read more »

CO: Denver The Fastest Moving Real Estate Market in July

The summer of 2011 has seen positive developments for Colorado’s housing market, with the latest indicator coming from the National Association of Realtors. Denver topped NAR’s recently released list of July’s fastest-moving real estate markets. The median age of property on the Denver market in July was 32 days, a decrease of 38.5 percent from… Read more »

US Home Sales About the Same in July

Sales of newly built, single-family homes held virtually unchanged in July with a 0.7 percent dip from the previous month to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 298,000 units, according to newly released data from the U.S. Commerce Department.”The fact that new-home sales fell by less than one percent in July is an indication of… Read more »

AZ: Flagstaff Home Prices Fell Sharply in July

July is usually one of the peak months for home sales in the greater Flagstaff area. But not this year. The median sales price for a detached, single family home hit the $245,000 mark in July, according to information compiled by the Northern Arizona Association of Realtors Multiple Listing Service. Last year, the median home… Read more »

TN: Central State Home Sales Improved in July

Mt. Juliet real estate agent Judy Rockensock is on track to sell more homes at higher prices this year than she did last year. Her sales reflect a recent report that shows Middle Tennessee home sales could be on the rebound. Last week, a long-awaited glimmer of hope surfaced on the local housing scene with… Read more »

QC: Montreal Condo Sales Jumped 23% in July

Condo sales, which now account for half the residential real estate transactions on Montreal Island, soared 23 per cent last month, compared with July 2010, Multiple Listing Service data show. Median prices for condos on Montreal Island, which accounted for 77 per cent of all condos sold in Quebec last month, rose five per cent,… Read more »