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”Suitcases for Kids” benefits children entering or in the foster home program by providing them needed personal items.
REALTORS® are real estate licensees that are Members of a local Association of REALTORS® and subscribe to the Code of Ethics of the National Association of REALTORS®. The Southwestern Michigan Association of REALTORS is an advocate for their REALTOR® Members and actively promotes and protects private property rights for everyone.
March 2015, SWMAR Housing Market Pushes First Quarter Results Above 2014
ST. JOSEPH, MI – "The housing market in March came on with a full head of steam to help raise the first quarter results significantly above last year. Of the 559 houses sold in the first quarter, March, at 245 houses, was 43 percent of the total. The number of houses sold in the first quarter was up 9 percent above the first quarter of 2014," stated Gary Walter, EVP, of the Southwestern Michigan Association of REALTORS®, Inc.
February 2015, SWMI February Housing Sales Up Despite the Weather, Median Selling Price Up 20%
ST. JOSEPH, MI – "Ruthless weather in the first two months of the year can play havoc with housing sales. Last year, January sales were higher than February and this year it was the opposite. February housing sales were up 18 percent (170 vs 144) over January. Compared to February 2014, this year February housing sales were up 12 percent (170 vs. 152). Combine the two months, year-to-date we sold just 2 fewer houses this year versus last year," stated Gary Walter, EVP, of the Southwestern Michigan Association of REALTORS®, Inc.
- January, 2015 – SWMI January Housing Sales Down While Selling Prices Set Record High
- Selling Prices Maintain Steady Growth in Local Housing Market for 2014
- November, 2014 – SWMI November Housing Sales and Prices Drop
- The Housing Market in Southwestern Michigan – November, 2014
- October 2014, SWMI Housing Market Selling Prices Drop – Sales Up