The Reatlor Association of Great Fort Myers and the Beach reports a positive five-month trend in existing single family home sales. In May, the sale of existing homes increased by 61.9 percent compared to a year ago. 719 existing single family homes were sold in May 2008 vs. 444 existing single family homes in May, 2007. In addition, 1429 single family homes are pending, reflecting a 76.9 percent upswing from a year ago. While the median sales price was down 28 percent from a year ago, it rose slightly last month to $185,900 and is well above 2003 levels,when prices in the market began to inflate.