Real Estate Market Trends

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By Noah Seidenberg, Chicagoland and Suburbs (800) 858-7917
(Coldwell Banker)
Comments 13
The Evanston IL Real Estate February 2017 market report is in. There are some interesting stats for us to go over and this may help you get some direction. There is a shortage of mid-priced single family homes.The main goal here is to look at a 30-day time frame that ends February 14, 2017 as com...

By Bob "RealMan" Timm, Bob Timm is Minot North Dakota's Real Estate Guru.
(National Marketing Realtors)
Comments 17
We had 3 closings this week in our very narrow category of stick-built single family homes within the City limits of Minot. Of the homes that closed this week the average days on market was 162, up from last weeks 131.The chart above is the total MLS activity for the week. This includes ALL types...

By Alexander- Slocum, Realty Team- Vancouver WA Real Estate
(Adamas Realty - Vancouver Washington)
Comments 2
Condo Sales in Vancouver WA Slow in the Wintry January 2017 Weather!    Wintry weather has delivered a couple of snowstorms to Vancouver Washington this season, with the second being the strongest. To be sure, this has helped to slow the sales of existing condos on the market, and the listing of...

By Belinda Spillman, Colorado Living!
(Aspen Lane Real Estate Colorful Colorado)
Comments 5
Homes For Sale in Highlands Ranch CO with Golf Course Views - Feb. 2017 Highlands Ranch, CO has quite a few golf courses throughout the city.  Many people dream of living near a golf course and that dream is very attainable in Highlands Ranch, CO.  Currently there are only 3 homes for sale in Hig...

By Noah Seidenberg, Chicagoland and Suburbs (800) 858-7917
(Coldwell Banker)
Comments 13
Our Wilmette IL Real Estate report for February 2017 is out and we want to go over the figures with you. House sales in Wilmette have been strong and never slowed down during the 2016 holiday season. During the last 30 days, we have gained inventory but sales are not as strong as they were last y...

(Solutions Real Estate)
Comments 4
Ed and Celia MaddoxThe Celtic Connection TeamSolutions Real EstateEdward Maddox, Associate Broker, MRE, GRI, ABRThe Celtic Connection Realty Team - We Take the High RoadSolutions Real Estate - Multi-Million Dollar Producers 2004-2016Direct: 480-987-9322  Cell: 480-612-7968  Fax: 800-410-9607To se...

By Michael Jacobs, Pasadena CA Real Estate 818.516.4393 Cell
(Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage)
Comments 18
A Look At Pine Ridge Condos in Altadena This is a real estate market activity report for the Pine Ridge condominium complex in Altadena.  Pine Ridge was built in 1981 and consists of 44 single and two level condos in a gated tree-dotted complex.  The units range in size from one to two bedrooms, ...

By Jason Will, Jason Will Real Estate
(Jason Will Real Estate)
Comments 1
Great Brick Home on Large Lot in Robertsdale!   This fine brick home sits just off of Highway 59, providing you with quick & easy transit throughout Baldwin County! Situated on a large lot in one of Robertsdale's more established neighborhoods, the home is near a populated area of restaurants, l...

By Belinda Spillman, Colorado Living!
(Aspen Lane Real Estate Colorful Colorado)
Comments 6
Saddle Rock Ridge – Aurora CO 80015 – Active Listings - Feb. 2017 Saddle Rock Ridge in Aurora CO 80015 is a great Southeast neighborhood just West of E 470 and just North of Smoky Hill Road.  There are over 2,000 homes in Saddle Rock Ridge with parks and greenbelts scattered throughout.  There ar...

By Nina Hollander, Your Charlotte/Waxhaw/Fort Mill Area Realtor
(RE/MAX Executive | Charlotte, NC)
Comments 8
   Foreclosure and short sales as a percentage of total home sales in the Charlotte, North Carolina region remained low (2.9%) in January 2017.  If you've been looking for a distressed property bargain in the Charlotte metro area and are having a hard time finding one, here's why:                ...

By Kasey & John Boles and the team at Jon Gosche Real Estate, LLC, Boise, Meridian, Ada/Canyon/Gem/Boise Counties
(Jon Gosche Real Estate, LLC, Boise ID)
Comments 3
Midway into February (actually nearing the end) you may be wondering what 2017 looks like in terms of our housing market.  I posted about 2016 in review a few weeks back. (See that post here) Our local association, Boise Regional REALTORS® does an excellent job with monthy reports of our market i...

By Sondra Meyer:, See It. Experience It. Live It.
(Hayden Outdoors, LLC Colorado)
Comments 6
The real estate market is healthy in Peyton, Colorado.  Horse owners will love the selection of horse properties (homes with barns and/or stables) that are available.   However, compared to previous years, there are not that many homes to choose from.As of today, Saturday February 18, 2017 – buye...

By Liz and Bill Spear, RE/MAX Elite Warren County OH (Cincinnati/Dayton)
(RE/MAX Elite 513.520.5305
Comments 2
 Sold by The Liz Spear Team of RE/MAX Elite in Springboro's Stone Ridge The WoodsAt first glance you might think Springboro had a horrendous January.  Sales volume down and prices dropping significantly.  But prices dropped because the luxury homes were absent from sales this month.  The indicato...

By Elizabeth Weintraub Sacramento Real Estate Agent, Top 1% of Lyon Agents, Put 40 years of experience to work for you
(Lyon Real Estate)
Comments 11
While it's easy to say our Sacramento housing market trends are seasonal, you really can't ignore the dramatics and numbers in Sacramento real estate today, nor completely explain the swing by seasons. Our January started off with a big bang this year in terms of buyer activity, but seller activi...

By Susan Thompson-Solomons, MD Real Estate
(Berkshire Hathaway Home Services McNelis Group Properties)
Comments 3
Calvert County Market Update  The 2016 median sales price for Calvert County is $286,500, vs. the 2015 median of $285,000 – improved .5%.  Properties are selling – the number of closed sales is up 16.4% in 2016 vs. 2015. 2017 is off to a good start with the number of closings up 33.3% January 201...

By Dick Greenberg, Northern Colorado Residential Real Estate
(New Paradigm Partners LLC)
Comments 6
This is the February 2017 Real Estate Market Update for Loveland CO Homes On Acreage for Sale If you're searching for a home with a bit of elbow room, some space between you and your neighbors, the tranquility of natural surroundings, some great views, and perhaps the opportunity to raise some ho...

By Doug Reynolds, Realtor - Sacramento, CA
(Better Homes & Gardens Real Estate)
Comments 1
Doug Reynolds, a Sacramento Area Realtor, provides a monthly update on the market statistics. In January, the median price decreased to $305,000 compared to $315,000 in December. More importantly,  the median is 7.1% higher than a year ago. Currently there is 1.3 months worth of inventory.  I ex...

By Peggy Yee, Search Vienna Homes For Sale - Northern Virginia
(Frankly Realtors)
Comments 0
Condos for Sale in West Village Of Shirlington | Arlington, VA - February 2017 Home ValuesThis is a snapshot of recent sales in the West Village Of Shirlington neighborhood of Arlington, VA. Real estate market data and analysis is provided by Peggy Yee, Realtor. Please click here for the February...

By Debbie Reynolds, Your Dedicated Clarksville TN Real Estate Agent
(Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices PenFed Realty, Your Clarksville Real Estate Professional)
Comments 11
Stones Manor New Homes are attracting Home BuyersThere are several new homes being built in Stones Manor that will please any buyer looking in the mid $300's and higher. Buyers like new homes for many reasons and the finishes and looks are bringing buyers to this neighborhood. Stones Manor also h...

By Claude Labbe, Realty for Your Busy Life
(Real Living | At Home)
Comments 3
  This is the neigborhood in Washington, DC.  Everyone wants live here, or to come here to eat and enjoy the city.Logan Circle is the quintessential NW DC neighborhood.  It simply looks and feels right, without the attitude one finds with the usually older & more established NW neighborhoods.Penn...