Iowa Home Sales And Prices Increase In September

The Iowa Association of Realtors announced that September home sales showed an increase of 7.5 percent and home sale prices were up 7 percent over the same time period in 2015. These numbers show a continued strong real estate market in Iowa with sales from January through September up 4.3 percent higher than last year. The median sale price of a home in September was a little over $149,500, nearly $10,000 higher than September of 2015. Ken Clark, President of the Iowa Association of Realtors says, “Unlike major ups and downs seen in other areas of the country, Iowa continues its steady growth.”