Milwaukee real estate sales during March up by large double-digit percentages

Milwaukee real estate sales during March up by large double-digit percentages

March residential real estate sales in the Metro Milwaukee MLS area are at the best they’ve been in three years: Sales Metro MLS wide are up 26.5% over last March. (Source Milwaukee Metro MLS)

 

Here’s a look at the last three years of March sales in the entire Milwaukee MLS area:

March 2012: 1276 homes sold

March 2011: 1009 homes sold

March 2010: 1186 homes sold.

 

County Breakdown: Several counties experienced more than 50% increase in sales over last March

Milwaukee County up 17.1% over last March

March 2012: 732 homes sold

March 2011: 625 homes sold

March 2010: 7037 homes sold

 

Waukesha County real estate up 30.4% over last March

March 2012: 339 homes sold

March 2011: 260 homes sold

March 2010: 285 home sold

 

Ozaukee County real estate  is up a whopping 72.2%

March 2012: 93 homes sold

March 2011: 54 homes sold

March 2010: 58 homes solld

 

Washington County real estate  is up 60% over last March.

March 2012: 112 homes sold

March 2011: 70 homes sold

March 2010: 106 homes sold

 

Racine County real estate is up 38.5 over last March.

March 2012: 169 homes sold

March 2011: 122 homes sold

March 2010: 147 homes sold

 

This is great news for sellers. Make sure to take advantage of the busy market by revisiting your list price with your agent and position your home to stand out and sell.  While home sales are up, prices remain on the low side.  Keep this in mind if you have been on the market a long time.   What’s your goal? To sell or remain on the market?

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photo credits

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http://www.flickr.com/photos/horiavarlan/4519955517/

 

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