Lehigh Valley Market Update - The Year in Review January 2010 to Janaury 2011

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The Lehigh Valley Market Update - The Year in Review

Farmhouse in the country


Comparison of Activity from January 2010 to January 2011

The number of sales during January 2011 increased by 2.8% with 255 sales reported as compared to 248 in Janaury 2010.


The Average Sales price for Janaury 2011 was recorded at $192,000, which is an decrease of 5% compared to Janaury 2010 when the Average Sales price of the month was recorded at $202,000.  The Average Sales price is obtained by dividing the number of sales into the total sales dollars.


The Median Sales Price for Janaury 2011 was recorded at $177,000, which is an increase compared to Janaury 2010 with a Median of $175,000.  The Median indicates the mid-point of the range of prices - half the homes sell for less, while half the homes sell for more.


The average time on the market for properties sold during Janaury 2011 was 97 days, which is an increase compared to Janaury 2010 at 82 days.


The average sale price compared to list price for residential properties sold during the month of Janaury 2011 is 95%, which is a decrease as compared to Janaury 2010 at 96%.




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Brigita McKelvie is a REALTOR®  (Pennsylvania License #RS297130) with Cindy Stys Equestrian & Country Properties, specializing in rural and horse properties and farms in Eastern Pennsylvania.  She has an e-Pro® (Certified Internet Expert) certification and a GRI (Graduate, REALTOR® Institute) designation.  

Brigita McKelvie, REALTOR

Pennsylvania License #RS297130

Rural and Horse Properties and Farms


Cindy Stys Equestrian & Country Properties, Ltd.Cindy Stys Equestrian & Country Properties, Ltd.


The Premier Equine and Country Real Estate firm serving Eastern Pennsylvania from back yard operations to world class equestrian facilities.

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Comments (1)

Gerry Michaels
Glasswork Media Arts - Gettysburg, PA
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Overall I would say things are looking promising. Lets keep in mind that numbers from the 2008 2009. At least we have some positive movement and momnetum.

Feb 19, 2011 02:52 AM

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