Cincinnati home sales http://wmub.org en Home sales cool in February http://wmub.org/post/home-sales-cool-february <p>You can blame the winter weather for last month's slowdown in the housing market.&nbsp; <strong>Home sales in Ohio were off 4.3 percent compared to a year ago </strong>when the weather wasn't as harsh.&nbsp; It was the second consecutive month statewide closings dropped.<br /><br />“A survey of the state’s real estate professionals conducted during the month found that two-thirds of respondents indicated that the cold, snowy conditions resulted in a marked decline in home buying activity," said Chris Hall, president of the Ohio Association of Realtors, in a statement.<br /> Thu, 20 Mar 2014 16:53:57 +0000 Mark Heyne 24475 at http://wmub.org Home sales cool in February Cincinnati home sales down, Northern Kentucky up in January http://wmub.org/post/cincinnati-home-sales-down-northern-kentucky-january <p>Like the national housing market, home sales in Cincinnati declined last month.&nbsp; The Cincinnati Area Board of Realtors said closings fell a little more than 7 percent in January compared to a year earlier.&nbsp; It's the first time in more than two years the local market has experienced a drop in closings.<br /><br />Board president Ken Parchman compares it to the stock market.&nbsp; "Our home sales activity will experience occasional dips as we continue our upward growth," he said in a statement.<br /> Fri, 21 Feb 2014 17:20:03 +0000 Mark Heyne 23402 at http://wmub.org Housing market continues to see double-digit increases http://wmub.org/post/housing-market-continues-see-double-digit-increases <p><strong>Home sales up 24% in Cincinnati</strong></p><p>For the 26th straight month Cincinnati homes sales have continued to climb. In August they were up 24% when compared to the same month last year. President of the Cincinnati Area Board of Realtors Kevin Kelly says, "Our local housing market is very active and properties that are in good condition and are prices right seem to be selling quickly."</p> Thu, 19 Sep 2013 16:55:13 +0000 Ann Thompson 17511 at http://wmub.org Housing market continues to see double-digit increases Good time to sell a house http://wmub.org/post/good-time-sell-house <p align="LEFT">Home sales are continuing their double digit climb in Greater Cincinnati and Northern Kentucky. For more than two years sales have increased.</p><p>In Cincinnati they edged up 31% from last July to this July. In Northern Kentucky it was 32%. The average selling price in Cincinnati is $179,000, up&nbsp;8% from a year earlier.</p> Wed, 21 Aug 2013 17:35:55 +0000 Ann Thompson 16416 at http://wmub.org Good time to sell a house Greater Cincinnati Home sales building momentum http://wmub.org/post/greater-cincinnati-home-sales-building-momentum <p>For 22 straight months Greater Cincinnati home sales have continued to climb.<strong> In April they were up 24% in Cincinnati and 17% in Northern Kentucky. </strong></p><p><strong>Number of homes sold</strong></p><p>Cincinnati home sales for last month totaled 1,919 compared to 1,547 a year ago. Four hundred sixty-nine homes were sold in Northern Kentucky in April compared to 400 in April of 2012.</p><p><strong>Average selling price</strong></p> Wed, 22 May 2013 17:49:48 +0000 Ann Thompson 12888 at http://wmub.org Greater Cincinnati Home sales building momentum