INDIANA REAL ESTATE THIS SPRING: COMPETITION HEATS UP FOR HOUSE HUNTERS
(INDIANAPOLIS, IN) — As the industry gears up for the spring homebuying season, diminished supply levels led to a lull in contract and new listing activity in February, as found by the Indiana Real Estate Markets Report today released by the state’s REALTORS®. Statewide year-over-year comparisons (February 2017 vs. February 2016) show: • Closed home sales decreased 2.2 percent to 4,725 • Pending home sales decreased 0.8 percent to 6,422 • Median sales price of homes increased
Congratulations to Pam Morgan of Southwest Funding - LPCAR's 2016 Affiliate of the year!
The Affiliate of the Year Award is bestowed each year on an Affiliate member who has been actively involved in the La Porte County Association of REALTORS® contributing their time and energy in supporting the Association’s community service projects and association events. Affiliate members sponsor events, education and charity functions of the Association working side-by-side with the REALTOR® members to assist the consumer in fulfilling the American Dream of homeownership.
REALTORS®: NEW HOUSING YEAR IS OFF TO AN ENCOURAGING START - Indiana Home Sales and Prices Up Across
Existing-home sales activity hurtled upward as buyers closed 4,521 transactions in January 2017, a 5.2 percent rise from a year ago. This is according to the Indiana Real Estate Markets Report today released by the state’s REALTORS®. The Indiana Real Estate Markets Report obtains data from 9 of the state’s 10 Multiple Listing Services (MLSs), including the Broker Listing Cooperative® (BLC®) in central Indiana. To date, the report represents 98 percent of the housing market st