Trends

Trends

June 15, 2017
Home sellers had reason to smile in May. The average sales price increased for the ninth straight month. Sales were also brisk, and the five-month market trend looks solid as the market moves toward the mid-year point. "Prices were 4.3% higher during the first five months of this year than last year. That is an average increase of $6,634," said Northeast Tennessee Association of Realtors (NETAR) President Eric Kistner. Last year's annual price...
May 30, 2017
New pending home sales made their smallest year-over-year gain in nine months in April pushing the total number of accepted deals 18% higher than last year. There were 748 new accepted offers on single-family, condominium and townhome properties in the 11-county region monitored by the Northeast Tennessee Association of Realtors'® (NETAR) Trends Report last month. That is a year-over-year increase of nine sales and ten more than March NETAR...
May 17, 2017
Area home sales were flat in April while a tight inventory began pushing prices higher. And the Kingsport and Bristol, TN markets are price increase standouts so far, this year. There were 516 closing, 10 fewer than March and six fewer than April last year, according to the Northeast Tennessee Association of Realtors' (NETAR) Trends Report. The average sales price was $169,536, up $9,676 from last year. Even though closings were down in April,...
April 25, 2017
March pending sales added to the indicators pointing to another hot prime housing market selling and buying season this year. There were 764 new pending sales in the 11-county region monitored by the Northeast Tennessee Association of Realtors® Trend Report. That’s 77 more than March last year and boosted active pending sales to 190 more than March last year. The March pending sales total was 1,080. Pending sales is the number of single-family,...
April 17, 2017
The Tri-Cities housing market roared back in March after a lackluster February. Northeast Tennessee Association of Realtors (NETAR) President Eric Kistner says March's numbers are eye-popping on several fronts. "Closings on single-family home sales were up 56.1% from February and 23.2% better than March last year. It was also the best March since NETAR began reporting on local market conditions nine years ago, a cap on the best first quarter...
March 31, 2017
February's new pending sales jumped to a six-month high in the 11-county area monitored by the Northeast Tennessee Association of Realtors'® (NETAR) Trends Report. The local report parallels the National Association of Realtors'® Pending Homes Sales Index, a forward-looking indicator based on contract signings. It made a strong rebound in February, soaring to the highest level in nearly a year and the second highest level in more than a decade....

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