There were 354 homes sold in Dubois County last year, up 12.4% from 2011 according to new data from the Indiana Association of REALTORS. The figure mirrored the statewide totals, which showed more homes selling and a higher average sales price.
However, in Pike County, just 76 homes sold during the year, compared to 86 in 2011, a drop of 11.6%.
The monthly Indiana Real Estate Markets Report today released by the state’s realtors provides year-end data which they say shows that 2012 was a strong turnaround year for Indiana housing markets.
The data includes detached single family homes, condos and townhomes.
The median sales price for homes sold in Dubois County was $123.500 compared to $125,000 in 2011, while in Pike County dropped from $81,250 to $75,900.
Statewide, there were 8,531 more homes sold in 2012 than in 2011 – a 14.7 percent increase year-over-year.