Home sales in July up from a year ago
Greater Des Moines home sales climbed to 1,299 in July from 1,172 a year ago, while pending sales increased over the year to 1,366 from 1,081, the Des Moines Area Association of Realtors said today. The median sales price increased to $180,000 from $175,000 in July 2014. Listings were up by 259 from June to 3,845, but down overall for the one-year period. Average days on the market dropped last month to 54 from 66 in June and 75 in July 2014.