|By Chip Towns, The Blade, Toledo, Ohio|
"We've really done about 11 months worth of business in seven months," said
The Realtors' group reported 342 sales in November, down 5 percent from November, 2013. The median sales price was up 1 percent to
"It feels like the market is still positive," she said. "I hope we can continue along in the same vein."
November sales were down 31 percent from October, but
She expects this month to be relatively relaxed as well.
"If people don't have to move in December, they don't,"
"Things are usually slow from about
That's down from the current 5 percent.
"We feel as though it's a really good option for buyers who want to have another option than [
"We still need to see who's going to jump on as far as lenders go," she said.
The November data showed that the average time a house remained on the market was 97 days, down 17 percent from a year earlier.
Buyers got 94 percent of their original list price, about the same as last year.
For all of northwest
For the year, sales are up 3 percent, and the median price is up 8 percent to
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