Category Archives: Housing Market Report

June 2017- Record Number of Homes Sold in Iowa in One Month!

            Home sales rose 5.3 percent in June compared to June of 2016. The median price was 5.8 percent higher last month compared to June of last year. The Housing Trends Report from the Iowa Association of REALTORS® (IAR) shows home sales at 5,389 homes compared to June 2016 at…
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Spring Housing Market in North Iowa 2016

May 17th, 2016 The Greater Mason City Board of REALTORS® & Mason City Multiple Listing Service reports the spring housing market is on the upward swing in Mason City and surrounding communities according to their latest sales statistics.  April single family residential sales were up 58.3% from April sales reported last year at this time. …
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Home Sales Rise in Jan to Highest Level in 18 months

Pending Home Sales Rise in January to Highest Level in 18 Months   WASHINGTON (February 27, 2015) — Improved buyer demand at the beginning of 2015 pushed pending home sales in January to their highest level since August 2013, according to the National Association of Realtors®. All major regions except for the Midwest saw gains in…
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Home Values Rose while Sales Remained Steady in 2014

Home Values Rose while Sales Remained Steady in 2014 2014 Home Prices in Iowa continued to rise this year according to the official yearly housing trends released by the Iowa Association of REALTORS®. The median sale price improved 1.5 percent. The median price was $134,000 compared to $132,000 in 2013. "It is great news to…
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