Category Archives: Housing Market Report

Checklist for Homebuyers – Busy Spring Season Coming Soon!

February 27, 2020 The busy spring home buying season is quickly approaching. Buyers, are you ready? Here's a checklist to help you prepare.  🏠 Remember that a REALTOR® is an expert in their field.  Help make the process of buying or selling a home easier by using a REALTOR®. The Greater Mason City Board of…
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Home Ownership Matters Poll

VOTE IN OUR POLL BY HOM EDITORIAL TEAM According to a survey conducted earlier this year by the National Association of Realtors®, about 75% of non-homeowners believe homeownership is part of their American Dream, while nine in 10 current homeowners said the same. How do you feel about homeownership? What does it mean to you?…
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2018 Sales Statistics – Iowa Association of REALTORS®

                  Iowa home sales were steady in 2018, while median sales price climbed 3.9 percent over last year according to the December and 2018 Year-End Housing Trends by the Iowa Association of REALTORS (IAR). Median sales price of $161,000 was 3.9 percent higher than in 2017. Sold…
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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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