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[27 Apr 2011 | One Comment | 2,581 views]
Northwest Arkansas homes sales down in March

After a couple of months of solid sales, northwest Arkansas finished the first quarter of the year on a down note as sales dropped 3.05 percent in Benton, Carroll, Madison and Washington counties in March.
Last month, Realtors sold 477 single-family residences in northwest Arkansas — down 3.05 percent from the same month last year. The average sales price in March was $144,051 in March, down 2.05 percent from $147,042 in the same month a year ago. March came as a disappointment after an improved January and February. Those months were …

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[17 Jan 2011 | No Comment | 2,608 views]
December home sales up in northwest Arkansas

Considering how homes sales across Arkansas slumped in the second half of 2010, here’s a bit of a surprise — sales were up in northwest Arkansas in December.
According to statistics pulled from Arkansas Regional MLS (ARMLS), there were 456 homes sold in December in Benton, Carroll, Madison and Washington counties — up 10.68 percent from 412 sales during the same month in 2009.
Sales in northwest Arkansas — and just about everywhere else — have been in decline since tax credits for home buyers expired in April. Specifically, sales fell sharply …

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[22 Dec 2010 | 3 Comments | 2,814 views]
Central Arkansas housing market down in November, too

A Cooperative Arkansas Realtors MLS (CARMLS) report released Tuesday shows that central Arkansas housing markets struggled in November.
That’s the third housing market report released in the past week showing slumping sales last month. Last week, First Arkansas News released this report showing that sales in northwest Arkansas were down 41.9 percent last month. That report was followed by this one released by The City Wire showing sales in the Fort Smith area were down 19.56 percent last month.
The aforementioned CARMLS report showed that sales in central Arkansas — defined as …

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[16 Dec 2010 | One Comment | 3,001 views]
Real estate market ‘soft’ in northwest Arkansas

The real estate market in northwest Arkansas was still suffering from a tax credit hangover in November as sales dropped 41.9 percent compared to the same month a year ago. Through November, sales were down 9.8 percent in northwest Arkansas for the year.
A smallish graph showing November’s numbers is listed above, but do yourself a favor and grab a larger report — click that headache-inducing graphic for a larger one, click here for the Excel version of the November housing market report for northwest Arkansas or here for the PDF. …