The Southern Oregon MLS just posted the real statistics for the Ashland and Medford area home sales. The data compares the time period of Nov. 1, 2008 to Jan 31, 2009 to Nov 1, 2009 to Jan 31, 2010. Below are some excerpts from their data:
The median sales price held steady in Ashland and East Medford.
There was a 68.7% increase in the number of sales.
The number of homes on the market in all of Jackson County dropped 17%.
The number of distressed sales made up 49.4% of the closed transactions