“So how’s the market?”   As Realtors, we get asked this question constantly throughout the course of a given day.  Curious folks have leaned over at church, stopped me in the grocery store, stopped me in the hall at the mall, you get the idea.  So… to answer your question, here are some statistics!

Average Sales Price for April 2012 = $143,378.  This is an 11.2% increase over last year!

(April 2011, the average sales price was $128,964, and April 2010 was $125,730.)
Dollar Volume of Closed Sales for April 2012 = $20.2M.  This is a 16.1% increase over last year!
(April 2011, the dollar volume of closed sales was 17.4M, April 2010 was $21.6M.)
Percent of Original List Price Received at Sale for April 2012 = 88.9%.
(April 2011, the percentage was 88.2%, April 2010 was 90.3%.) (This doesn’t include seller concessions.)
Statistics courtesy of the Realtor’s Association of

Southern Minnesota Multiple Listing Service.
Information deemed reliable,
but not guaranteed.