Home Sales Results by MSA For AgentEvaluator Agents
It‚Äôs been tough sledding for real estate sales in most areas of the country this year, as we are in the midst of summer heat waves, firestorms in California and hurricanes in the Gulf Coast.
For our member agents who use the HomeGain AgentEvaluator program to help consumers ‚ÄúFind A Realtor‚ÄĚ online, mid-year home sales results are in.
Even though real estate sales continue a downward cycle in most pockets of the country, our reports show that many real estate agents are, in fact, still closing deals and making home sales happen successfully for their clients.
Where exactly are these consumers buying and selling?
We tabulate sales closed by HomeGain buyers and sellers and report by major Metropolitan Statistical Areas.
Listed below are the top 10 cities and metropolitan areas for home buyers and home sellers where HomeGain consumers closed sales during the first half of 2008, as well as the top areas for Q2 (which we can compare to Q1 areas in my blog post earlier in the year).
New this month on the Top 10 list are previously unranked cities that moved up in Q2 are Denver-Boulder-Greeley, CO, coming in at #7, and Phoenix-Mesa, AZ, coming in at #10.
San Francisco-Oakland-San Jose, CA and Detroit-Ann Arbor-Flint, MI, which ranked in the Top 10 for the First Quarter, fell off the list in the Second Quarter. Continue reading this post