Peoria Area Association of Realtors

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Home sales in the Peoria area were down more than 10-percent in the third quarter compared to a year ago.  Jana Heffron is the newly installed president of the Peoria Area Association of Realtors. She says it’s not unusual for us to see a seasonal slowdown. But the average home sale price is also down three-point-eight percent. Houses sold in July, August and September spent an average of 78 days on the market, the same as a year ago.

Second Quarter Peoria Homes Sales Up

Jul 14, 2016
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The Peoria Area Association of Realtors reports homes sales are up 2.2% for the year at the end of the second quarter.

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Peoria area home sales were up 3.8 percent in the first quarter, compared to the same time last year. That amounted to 954 houses or condominiums sales closed. 35 more than the first quarter of last year.

Becky Peterson is the president of the Peoria Area Association of Realtors. She says there was dip in home sales for February but March was strong.

“Just March alone compared to last March was 7.6% which put us on the good side for the quarter of the 3.8. So we’re very pleased,” Peterson said.

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The Peoria Area Association of Realtors is reporting its most successful year since 2007.  Home sales for the tri-county area increased more than six and half percent year to year. 5,479 homes sold last year.

The average home sale price was more than $145,000. Becky Peterson is the President of the Peoria Area Association of Realtor. She says the housing inventory is also well positioned for buyers and sellers.

Peoria area home sales up in the third quarter of 2014

Oct 14, 2014

The number of homes sold in the Peoria area is up for the third quarter of the year. The Peoria Area Association of Realtors reported home sales increased more than two percent from the same time last year. The sale price of homes throughout the region also increased.

Slow start to home sales activity in the 2nd quarter

Jul 15, 2014

Peoria area realtors are reporting a slow start to home sales activity in the second quarter of this year. 

Peoria area home sales remain flat in 2013

Jan 28, 2014

Home sales in the Peoria area mostly remained flat in 2013 compared to the previous year.

Peoria area home sales up slightly

Jul 16, 2013

Peoria area home sales are up slightly in the second quarter of this year. The Peoria Area Association of Realtors is reporting 12 more homes sold compared to the same period last year. That’s nearly 400 more than the first quarter of this year.