ST. JOSEPH, MI ? "Our market was very active from May through September and then there was a small set back in October. In November, the market experienced a double- digit decline for total dollar volume in sales and for average and median selling prices when compared to October and to November 2013," stated Gary Walter, EVP, of the Southwestern Michigan Association of REALTORS?, Inc.
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ST. JOSEPH, MI ? ?January was a record setting month in many ways for Southwestern Michigan. When comparing the numbers back to the peak year of 2006, our current market seems to be very robust,? stated Gary Walter, EVP, of the Southwestern Michigan Association of REALTORS?, Inc.
??In spite of the historically low inventory of homes to sell, the number of houses sold increased 30 percent over January 2015 (187 vs. 144). Looking at sales in the month of January going back to 2006, January 2016 had the second highest number of houses sold. In January 2006, 206 houses were sold,? said Walter.
Read more: January 2016, Record Setting January SWMI Housing Market