Stats: Listings Up, Sales Down!

It’s most definitely still a buyers market.  If you have your home listed or are considering listing, make sure that it is priced correctly and market ready in terms of deferred maintenance and overall “curb-appeal”.  Properties that are not priced right, in good condition, and in a good location are sitting!  With that, last weeks statistics…………..

Statistics

LISTINGS   Residential (Single Family & Condo)
 Feb. 18 – 24, 2008 557
 Last year 529
 SOLDS  
Feb. 10 – 16  , 2008 173
 Last year 245
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Mayor Announces Foreclosure Helpline: 211

foreclosure_logo.jpgAs I mentioned last month, Louisville Metro is teaming up with the Metro United Way and their emergency telephone number, 211, to provide counseling to those who may be facing foreclosure in Metro Louisville.  I attended Mayor Abramson’s press conference on Tuesday, representiong the Greater Louisville Association of Realtors who will be providing about 15 members to help answer phones during the two day kickoff on February 21st & 22nd.  For more info, go to: http://www.louisvilleky.gov/foreclosure.htm

Statistics from Feb. 11-17, 2008

Statistics

LISTINGS   Residential (Single Family & Condo)
 Feb. 11 – 17, 2008 571
 Last year 590
 SOLDS  
Feb. 3 – 9 , 2008 148
 Last year 175

 

Good Year So Far

realtorlogo1.gifWith a month behind us, we (Breland Group Realtors) are doing very well!  We’re seeing a lot of new listings, and more importantly, pending and sold listings.  One reason may be our focus on personal marketing for our agents, specifically to their sphere of influence.  Our weekly “Marketing Meetings” have been well attended.  With that, here are the statistics for the Greater Louisville Association of Realtors……

Statistics

LISTINGS   Residential (Single Family & Condo)
 Jan. 14 – 27, 2008  1380
 Last year  1239
 SOLDS  
 Jan. 6 – 19, 2008  380
 Last year  386