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By Lance Owens (RS), LUVA llc. Luxury Real Estate, Homes, Condos, Land
(LUVA Real Estate )
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          March 27 2015     Some Highlights of the Report: Existing National Home Sales are up 4.7% from sales last year, and up 1.2% month-over-month Kailua Kona Home Sales are actually down -7.2% (no inventory)  Island Wide Home Sales are up 10.1% Percentage of First-Time Homebuyers increased ...
By Jim Patton, Realtor - Stanislaus & Merced county Realtor.
(Century 21 M&M - 209-633-2839 )
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Patterson Ca Home Sales -  February 2015     The sales figures for Patterson Ca for February 2015 are in.  The totals below are for single family homes sold in Patterson.   Totals for February 2015: 14 Total Sales 2 Bank Owned Sales (14% of all sales) 1 Short Sales  (7% of all sales) 21% of all s...
By Mike Wong, Realtor: Commercial, Residential, Leasing, Invest
(Keller Williams Realty Southwest)
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2014 Houston Office Market Report Q4    Leasing Vacancy Rate: 10.8%Net Absorption: +2,562,772 SFVacant Sublease Space: 1,762,556 SFAvailable Space: 280,416,894 SF Net absorption remained positive in Q4 across Class A and Class B buildings. Class C properties saw a negative absorption of 8,184 SF ...
By Barbara Altieri, REALTOR-Fairfield County CT Homes/Condos For Sale
(RealtyQuest, Fairfield and New Haven County CT Real Estate)
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Trumbull CT home sales for February 2015 showed an 11% decrease in sales from the same period last year.   Average listing and selling prices went UP 13% and 15% respectively.   The median home price INCREASED 9%. Days on the market went up 53%.  The market absorption rate came in at 8.44 months ...
By Nina Hollander, Your Charlotte/Waxhaw/Fort Mill Area Realtor
(RE/MAX Executive Realty/Charlotte, NC)
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What's not to like about the existing home sales report dated March 2015 from the NAR (National Association of Realtors)? Existing home sales are up The percentage of first-time home buyers is up to 29% Median home prices are up for the 36th month of year over year improvement Sales of distressed...
By Ginny Gorman, Homes for Sale in North Kingstown RI and beyond
(Phillips Post Road Realty ~ 401-529-7849~ RI Waterfront Real Estate)
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How is the East Greenwich RI Home Market February 2015   The East Greenwich RI real estate market this February felt the slowdown in housing due to weather.  No surprise for sellers or buyers but still 7 homes closed this month.   The choice in 75 homes on the market still gives buyers many oppor...
By Christopher Pagli, William Raveis Legends Realty
(William Raveis Legends Realty Group)
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  Single family homes sales were scarce in Pleasantville during the winter months but things have since changed.  Village homes in good condition are moving fast with multiple bidders.  If you live in the village of Pleasantville and are considering selling your home, now is a great time!  I rce...
By Michael Jacobs, PasadenaCA Real Estate Representation 818.516.4393
(Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage)
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Pasadena CA Regency Del Mar at 601 East Del Mar Blvd For Sale 3.26.15   This is a market update for the Regency Del Mar condominium complex.  Located at 601 East Del Mar Boulevard(northeast corner of Madison Avenue), the five story building has an impressive mid-century modern presence in this vi...
By Maureen Hannan
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  Millennials have come of age in challenging times. Younger adults ages 18 to 34 are currently facing an 8 percent unemployment rate and around $1 Trillion in student loan debt. It should come as no surprise then that a growing number of 20-somethings are choosing to rent instead of buying a ho...
By Vicki Workman, ABR, CRS, E-Pro, GRI, SFR
(Keller Williams Consultants Realty)
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  Marysville School District:    Currently there are 71 active listings within the school district, the average list price is $178,148.  There are 84 homes pending sale.  88 Homes have closed in the last 3 months with an average sale price of $174,096.  The average market days for this area is 58...
By Christopher Lotte, Call (614) 835-7151 For Your Real Estate Needs
(Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Professional Realty -
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  Today's Market Trends for Powell * Median Listing Price: $572,280 0.04% Median Listing Price/Sq Ft: $137.0000 0.01% Total Listings: 130 0.02% Total Listings Previous Months: February January   128 133   -0.04% -0.19% * All data pertains to single-family homes   Powell Ohio Real Estate Market Re...
By Gita Bantwal, REALTOR,ABR,CRS,SRES,GRI - Bucks County & Philadel
(RE/MAX Centre Realtors)
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Market report and Homes sold in Warrington township Bucks county in January 2015 . Warrington township is located in Bucks County Pa. There are homes in all price ranges in Warrington township. I looked up the mls this morning to see the real estate activity in January 2015. I looked for resident...
By Amanda S. Davidson, Your Northern Virginia Realtor
(Living A Dream Real Estate)
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Real Estate Market Update For Alexandria VA – February 2015 Alexandria experienced an increase in home sales from January to February. Days on the market increased and the number of homes sold also increased along with the median sale price. These are all good signs that the Spring market has fin...
By Nina Hollander, Your Charlotte/Waxhaw/Fort Mill Area Realtor
(RE/MAX Executive Realty/Charlotte, NC)
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The top six reasons for moving in retirement may surprise a lot of people. The "conventional wisdom" has long been that retirees seek to downsize their homes once they are empty nesters, but interestingly, as the chart below shows, only 7% of retirees move because they are empty nesters looking t...
By Beth Atalay, Cam Realty of Clermont FL
(Cam Realty and Property Management)
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Homes For Sale on One Acre or More in Clermont FL March 2015Living in a subdivision under HOA rules is not for everyone. Some would like to have land for different reasons, some to have horses or farm animals, some to have fruit bearing trees and vegetable gardens or simply to have acres of land ...
By Alexander- Slocum, REMAX Team- Vancouver WA Real Estate
(RE/MAX equity group - Vancouver Washington)
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Sales of Homes in Battle Ground show a Slowing of Price Increases Battle Ground home sales had shown a strong, steady increase in sales prices since early 2012.  However, we are now seeing signs that the upward momentum has slowed.  Here are some of the key indices to watch in February 2015: Pri...
By Christopher Lotte, Call (614) 835-7151 For Your Real Estate Needs
(Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Professional Realty -
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  Today's Market Trends for Radnor * Median Listing Price: $189,200 0% Median Listing Price/Sq Ft: $107.0000 0% Total Listings: 1   Total Listings Previous Months: February January   1 2   -0.5% 1% * All data pertains to single-family homes   Radnor Ohio Real Estate Market Report for Mar 2015   R...
By Carmela Jacobs, Ventura Co., Los Angeles Co., CA, & Global Realtor
(Berkshire Hathaway Home Services California Realty)
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THIS WEEK: March 23, 2015 the median list price for a single family home  in THOUSAND OAKS, CA  is $775,000.00   Demand measured by the Market Action Index is increasing and days-on-market is holding steady. With more properties coming available, conditions are mildly positive.   SUPPLY AND DEMAN...
By Kathryn Gorham, Emerald Isle NC Crystal Coast
(Sun Surf Realty)
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    3 Trends for 2015 Spring Real Estate Market Info obtained from RIS Media. Click here for full article. 1. Year of the Millennial: This is the year that the Millennials take over Gen Xers as home buyers, per Zillow. 2. Easier for 1st Time Homebuyers: New programs announced by Freddie Mac and F...
By Barbara Altieri, REALTOR-Fairfield County CT Homes/Condos For Sale
(RealtyQuest, Fairfield and New Haven County CT Real Estate)
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    Shelton CT single family home sales  were UP 400% over the same period last year.  Yes, that's right.... 400% ... but sales in February 2014 were the lowest in years. Bad weather.... slow sales.  We have been having a particularly harsh winter here in CT so the February numbers are exception...