Arkansas Housing experiences 2nd month of Ups & Downs
Arkansas Realtors® experienced a small decline of the number of homes sold statewide in September as reflected in a report distributed by the Arkansas Realtors® Association this morning. The number of homes sold in Arkansas in September decreased by a little more than 6 percent over a year ago while the average price of those homes sold rose by over 7 percent. The average price of the homes sold in the 43 county area surveyed by the Association increased from $146,694 in September 2011 to $157,794 in September 2012. Statewide valuations in September rose by over 9 percent from last year.