home sales http://wvxu.org en Home sales slow again, but positive signs still there http://wvxu.org/post/home-sales-slow-again-positive-signs-still-there <p>Local realtors say they saw another drop in business last month, likely the leftover effect of the extreme winter weather.&nbsp; Home sales fell 8 percent in the Cincinnati area compared to March 2013.&nbsp; Northern Kentucky closings were off by 7 percent. &nbsp;<br /><br />Sales were down more than 6 percent across Ohio.&nbsp; Chris Hall, president of the Ohio Association of Realtors had this take: &nbsp;</p> Tue, 22 Apr 2014 16:13:36 +0000 Mark Heyne 25786 at http://wvxu.org It was a strong year for local housing market http://wvxu.org/post/it-was-strong-year-local-housing-market <p>Area realtors say 2013 ended on a high note for home sales.&nbsp; The Cincinnati Area Board of Realtors is reporting December closings rose 14.2 percent compared to a year earlier.&nbsp; For the entire year, sales increased 20.84 percent.&nbsp; The average home price rose 5.75 percent last year to $165,037. &nbsp;<br /><br />"The Greater Cincinnati Housing Market continues to improve at a moderate rate," said Ken Parchman, President of the CABR, in a statement.&nbsp; "Our low inventory coupled with relatively low interest rates and stronger demand pushed the average price higher." Thu, 23 Jan 2014 16:47:22 +0000 Mark Heyne 22181 at http://wvxu.org Housing market continues to see double-digit increases http://wvxu.org/post/housing-market-continues-see-double-digit-increases <p><strong>Home sales up 24% in Cincinnati</strong></p><p>For the 26th straight month Cincinnati homes sales have continued to climb. In August they were up 24% when compared to the same month last year. President of the Cincinnati Area Board of Realtors Kevin Kelly says, "Our local housing market is very active and properties that are in good condition and are prices right seem to be selling quickly."</p> Thu, 19 Sep 2013 16:55:13 +0000 Ann Thompson 17511 at http://wvxu.org Housing market continues to see double-digit increases Good time to sell a house http://wvxu.org/post/good-time-sell-house <p align="LEFT">Home sales are continuing their double digit climb in Greater Cincinnati and Northern Kentucky. For more than two years sales have increased.</p><p>In Cincinnati they edged up 31% from last July to this July. In Northern Kentucky it was 32%. The average selling price in Cincinnati is $179,000, up&nbsp;8% from a year earlier.</p> Wed, 21 Aug 2013 17:35:55 +0000 Ann Thompson 16416 at http://wvxu.org Good time to sell a house Greater Cincinnati Home sales building momentum http://wvxu.org/post/greater-cincinnati-home-sales-building-momentum <p>For 22 straight months Greater Cincinnati home sales have continued to climb.<strong> In April they were up 24% in Cincinnati and 17% in Northern Kentucky. </strong></p><p><strong>Number of homes sold</strong></p><p>Cincinnati home sales for last month totaled 1,919 compared to 1,547 a year ago. Four hundred sixty-nine homes were sold in Northern Kentucky in April compared to 400 in April of 2012.</p><p><strong>Average selling price</strong></p> Wed, 22 May 2013 17:49:48 +0000 Ann Thompson 12888 at http://wvxu.org Greater Cincinnati Home sales building momentum