Posts Tagged: wichita

Wichita Home Sales Slipped in November

November home sales in the Wichita area fell compared with last month but were higher than in November 2011, according to a monthly sales report released Friday by the South Central Kansas Multiple Listing Service. The November report said both existing and new home sales were lower than October by 11 percent and 13 percent,… Read more »

Wichita Home Prices Fell in First Quarter of 2012

Kansas ranked seventh among the states for house price appreciation in the first quarter, according to the Federal Housing Finance Agency’s seasonally adjusted house price index released Wednesday. The index showed a 3.16 percent improvement in prices in Kansas from a year ago. Prices were up 1.49 percent from the fourth quarter. Over five years,… Read more »

KS: Wichita Home Sales Jumped in January

New and existing home sales were up 22 percent year over year in January in the Wichita area, as good weather, good prices and low interest rates drove an unusually strong winter month. A total of 421 homes were sold in Wichita last month, up from the 344 sold in January 2011, according to figures… Read more »

KS: Downtown Wichita’s Renovation Underway

It has been a year since a consultant first rolled out Project Downtown, the master plan to revitalize Wichita’s downtown. It has been a year of successes: the Cargill Innovation Center, a flurry of new and renovated hotel rooms, a retooled piece of the river front, a handful of new condominiums. But it also has… Read more »