Home sales up

Residential home sales in the City of Kawartha Lakes began 2019 with an increase.

Sales recorded through the MLS system for the Kawartha Lakes Real Estate Association showed 65 units being sold in January which was a year-over-year increase of more than 35%, although January 2018 was a low point.

There were 139 new residential listings in January 2019, jumping over 46% from last year.

Overall supply is up from the extreme lows seen in 2016 and 2017 but is still below all other years.