Home Sales Soften in February But Prices Keep Rising

Home sales slipped a bit but the number of listings increased in February.

354 properties sold during the month, a little over a percent below the same month a year ago.

The number of properties available for sale did go up last month by almost 8.5-percent compared to February 2018.

The average sale price was considerably higher than the same month a year ago.

It was just over $322,000 and increased of more than $50,000 from February 2018.