April Home Sales Continue in the Positive, this is a great sign for Houston

Houston Association of Realtors recently released their market statistics for April 2012. Home sales increased by over 9.6% from last year. This is huge for Houston, not only was this the second biggest monthly increase for 2012, in marked the eleventh consecutive month of positive sales.

One of the biggest factors that play a role in such incredible market activity, is the strength of the job market in Houston. Houston has added over 96.000 jobs locally over the past year. Foreclosure property sales are down, and the average sale price of homes here in Houston rose 11.2% from last year.

Check out this video and more information about April real estate sales in Houston real estate market, courtesy of Houston Association of Realtors

Houston MLS Report for April 2012

The second quarter in the Houston real estate market, has historically been the busiest and best quarter of the year. If you are thinking about selling now is the time to take advantage of such a healthy market. Demand is high, and supply is low. Also if you are thinking about buying, interest rates continue to be at an all time low, and there are no guarantees this will continue. Give me a call today, so that we can assist you in your next Houston real estate endeavor.