If you need assistance, please call 317-590-2901

Home Sales Follow Seasonal Trend

Tuesday, October 29, 2013   /   by Carlos J Higareda

Home Sales Follow Seasonal Trend

Home sales and prices in September were lower than August, but remained significantly higher than September last year. This makes September the 20th consecutive month for year-over-year increases in both sales and prices. September home sales were up 10.7% and the Median Price of $185,000 was 12.2% above the price in September 2012. The RE/MAX Housing Report, a survey of MLS transaction data in 52 metropolitan areas, also found that inventory continues to decline at a slower rate. Current inventories are now 13.4% lower than this time last year. With the current rate of sales, the number of months required to sell the entire inventory of homes on the market moved up to 5.0. This is closer to the 6-month supply recognized as a balanced market with an equal number of buyers and sellers.


"It’s normal for the housing market to slow down a bit after the peak summer season, but it’s really encouraging to see that both sales and prices remain significantly higher than this time last year. The strong performance we saw this summer and throughout 2013 confirms we’ve passed the early stages of a housing recovery and are now moving toward a sustainable marketplace."

Margaret Kelly, CEO of RE/MAX, LLC.






Oct. 17, 2013 SEPTEMBER 2013 HOUSING DATA Volume 62

eXp Realty
Carlos Higareda
719 Virginia Ave, Suite 101
Indianapolis, IN 46203

The source of the Licensed Listings is BLC® listing service. The Licensed Listings are confidential information of BLC® listing service. The BLC® listing information is provided by the Metropolitan Indianapolis Board of REALTORS® from a copyrighted compilation of listings. The compilation of listings and each individual listing are © 2023 Metropolitan Indianapolis Board of REALTORS® All Rights Reserved. The information provided is for consumers’ personal, non-commercial use and may not be used for any purpose other than to identify prospective properties consumers may be interested in purchasing. All properties are subject to prior sale or withdrawal. All information provided is deemed reliable but is not guaranteed accurate, and should be independently verified.
This site powered by CINC: www.cincpro.com