Posts Tagged: kentucky

Cincinnati & Northern Kentucky Home Sales Up, Foreclosures Down in November

Good news all around on the local housing front today, as two new reports showed that sales keep climbing and foreclosures keep dropping. First up, CoreLogic reported that foreclosures in the three-state Cincinnati metro area accounted for 2.74 percent of outstanding mortgages in October, a drop from 2.88 percent in September and a decrease of… Read more »

Louisville, Kentucky Home Sales Up in June

Members of the Greater Louisville Association of Realtors sold 1,211 homes during June, a 6.5 percent increase from June 2011. The most recent represented the best monthly sales performance since June 2010, the association reported in a news release. Realtors continue to see signs that the local housing market has strengthened after years of negative… Read more »

USA, KY: Louisville Home Sales Up 26% in February From 2011

Members of the Greater Louisville Association of Realtors(R) posted 773 sales during the month of February 2012, a 25.9% increase over February 2011. February’s total sales continued an eight-month trend of outpacing the same period last year, which posted 614 sales during February 2011. The average selling price paid for single family and condominium homes… Read more »

Central Kentucky Home Sales Rose Almost 30% in November

Residential home sales in Central Kentucky counties rose 28.8 percent in November, the Lexington-Bluegrass Association of Realtors said Friday. The group, which represents Realtors in 11 area counties, said there were 514 residential sales that closed in the month, up from 399 in November 2010. Including sales of townhomes and condos, sales rose 26 percent,… Read more »

KY: Lexington Home Sales Continue to Dip

The U.S. housing market continues to ride an uncomfortable rollercoaster as the economy continues to stumble. The U.S. Housing and Urban Development released numbers showing the amount of home sales and home builds both heading south recently. Thanks to a stalled economy, a lot less houses are being built in Lexington today than there were… Read more »

Central Kentucky Home Sales Improved in August

The percentage of Central Kentucky home sales continued to bounce back in August as the market further shed the shadow of the federal homebuyer tax credit. Sales of detached residential homes jumped more than 32 percent compared to August 2010. In July, the measure had risen 11.1 percent, marking the first time since the primary… Read more »