News & Notes

JULY 2012
Here are some Market Notes for You~

According to the RMLS Market Action Report for July 2012 fo the Portland Metro Area “Every measure of real estate activity is positive when comparing July 2012 with July 2011″:

  • There were 23% more accepted offers,
  • There was an increase of 15.4% in closed sales ,
  • The Median Sales Price rose 7.8% over July last year, and 1.2% when comparing with June 2012
  • ***AND… This is the 4th month in a row that the Median Sales Price has risen.

The combined area of Lake Oswego and West Linn reported:

  • 662 Active Listings
  • 217 New Listings
  • 128 Pending Sales
  • 120 Closed Sales
  • An average Sale Price of $425,000.
  • Average Time on the Market: 126 Days (down by a full 10 days from last month!)