Area home sales up for 9th straight month; Washington Co. Tenn. accounts for over half of Jan. sales gain

Last month was the strongest January since 2008 for home sales in the 11-county region monitored by the Northeast Tennessee Association of Realtors Trends Report. It was also the ninth straight month of year-to-year gains.
“It’s a great way to start a New Year,” said NETAR President Marsha Stowell. “Sales continue making gains and January’s average sales price was up.”
Compared to January last year existing home sales were up 26 percent. According to the Trends Report, there were 334 closings last month, 70 more last year.
Sales were especially strong in the Washington County, Tenn. market, which includes Johnson City. It accounted for 54.3 percent of the year-to-year growth in the 11-county region.
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  1. This is a great site for showing current market trends. Thank you DEANNA

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