1,015 Reasons To Smile; Realtor says situation far more positive than a year ago
(Source: Calgary Herald)
For the sixth consecutive month, MLS residential sales in Calgary have increased from year-ago levels in both the single-family home and condominium markets–another sign the local real estate market has rebounded from its malaise earlier in the year.
The strength of the market can also be seen in average house prices. Today, single-family homes, for example, are selling in the neighbourhood of $50,000 more than they were in January.
The housing market today is far more positive than it was last October, said Kathleen LaPlante, a realtor with Re/ Max Realty Professionals.
Read Mario Toneguzzi’s full article “Calgary’s house, condo sales up as market rebounds” in the Calgary Herald (October 27, 2009).