Home sales soared 55 percent in May compared to April in Spanish Fort, Daphne and Fairhope.
Prices also increased 2 percent and days on market dropped to 4.5 months on the Eastern Shore of the Mobile, Ala., metro area.
Sellers on average sliced 2.5 percent off their list price in order to sell.
Pending sales also rose, as did the number of homes for sale.
On to the numbers for May
Total houses for sale: 869 vs 816 first of May.
Homes for sale in Spanish Fort AL: 127
Homes for sale in Daphne AL: 299
Homes for sale in Fairhope AL: 443
Total: 252 vs 233 the first of May
Spanish Fort: 31
Closed sales for May 2014
Total: 151 vs 97 in April
Average sale price: $253,029 compared to $247,460 in April.
Median sales price: $229,000 vs. $212,900 in April.
List to sale percentage: steady at 97.55%
February sales in Spanish Fort: 31