market reports: Hoover, Alabama 3rd quarter Home Sales 2009 increase over 3rd quarter 2008 - 01/29/10 10:05 PM
Hoover, Alabama 3rd quarter Home Sales 2009 increase over 3rd quarter 2008
Hoover Alabama is a city with much to offer for both residents and visitors.  It is a great place to live with many wonderful homes for sale.  Based on information derived from Birmingham, Alabama MLS, the days on market in 2009 were greater than 2008.  However, the month to month sales for the 3rd quarter of 2009 as compared to 2008 reflects an increase in the number of Hoover, Alabama homes sold. 
*Below is a chart showing the numbers.

 
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market reports: Birmingham Alabama December 2009 Homes Sales - 01/25/10 10:38 PM
Birmingham Alabama December 2009 Homes Sales
Residential home sales for the month of December were 179 less than those for November according to reports available through Birmingham MLS.  However, the average sales price increased in December over that for November. The 926 residences sold in December had an average sales price of $174,056, while the 1105 residential units sold in November had an average sales price of $163,329. 
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market reports: Helena Alabama April 2009 Homes Sales Rise - 05/17/09 09:26 PM
Helena Alabama Residential home sales for the month of April 2009 increased over those for March 2009 substantially.    Below are the comparisons for the two months: 

While the increase in residential units sold was 70%, the average price was down approximately 8.39%.  However the sales to list price only dropped by 1% indicating that the homes that did sell in April were on average, lower priced to begin with than those which sold in March.  Another good market indicator is that the average days on market for the homes that sold decreased from 160 in March to 137 in April.
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market reports: Birmingham Alabama April 2009 Homes Sales - 05/13/09 12:23 PM
Birmingham Alabama MLS Residential home sales for the month of April 2009 increased over those for March 2009. The 1096 residences sold represented an approximate increase of 4.88 % over the number sold in March.  However, sales for April 2009 were down approximately 22.82 % from those of April 2008.  In 2008 there was only a .7% increase in home sales from March to April. * So, even though our numbers are down from last year, the increase from March to April this year is almost 7 times that of March to April of 2008.  Unfortunately, not all agents get their listings … (2 comments)

market reports: Birmingham Alabama March 2009 Homes Sales - 04/21/09 11:48 PM
Residential home sales for the month of March increased over those for February according to reports available through Birmingham MLS. The 1026 residences sold represented an approximate increase of 11.28 % over the number sold in February.  However, sales for March 2009 were down approximately 27.24 % from those of March 2008.  We do seem to be seeing increased activity which is typical this time of year.
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market reports: Market Snapshot - 12/01/07 01:07 AM
 
If you would like to know what is going on with the market in your neighborhood, try out the MARKET SNAPSHOT. Its a great tool with current information provided through a link to Birmingham Multiple Listing Service, not some company in another state with old data about this area.
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market reports: Homewood Alabama Real Estate Market Report - 09/29/07 11:13 PM
As a REALTOR, I continuously monitor local real estate statistics in order to keep my clients informed and ahead of the real estate trends.  August sales were up in Homewood over the month of July.  While the  there were 5 more new listings and 8 fewer homes expiring during the month of August than in July, the number of homes sold in Homewood increased by 23 reducing the inventory of Homewood homes on the market.  Below you will find the Homewood Alabama real estate statistics* for the month of August, 2007 with July numbers in parentheses for comparison.
                                                           
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