HOME SALES: Numbers Up In Des Moines Metro
A new report shows Des Moines area home sales are up nearly 19-percent from last year and the price of homes also increased.
The Des Moines Association of Realtors says the average sale price in May went up four-percent to $165,000 from a year earlier. That’s the highest it’s been since 2007.
Pending sales in May climbed 23-percent from last year, and closed sales last month went up 28-percent from April.