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“Try it before you buy it” is a pretty good rule of thumb, but will Charlotte home buyers go for it? Home buyers are putting that rule to work in some ways that may see odd at first, but make perfect sense, as this article in Realtor Mag explains. Some home buyers even go as far as asking to spen...
Even with record amounts of snow on the ground (something we don’t see much of in North Carolina), the Charlotte real estate market is still hot. Check out these numbers, which almost made me thing it’s springtime: As of January 31, 2014, the average sales price was $217,109, an increase of $28,2...
There’s more to Charlotte than the colonial style homes and tree-lined neighborhoods. In 2012, we hosted the Democratic National Convention. One of the things I love about living in Charlotte is its growing reputation as a great place to host big events. The free concerts held downtown were a bla...
As strong as the Charlotte real estate market has been this year, its performance in December was nothing less than surprising, posting an average sales price of $224,128, which was 93.2% of the original list price. That reflects an increase of $18,620, or 9.1% more than the average sales price f...
The average sales price for November was $223,725 or 93.8% of the list price, which is $18,905 or 9.2% more than last year's average sales price at this time. When a stock investor considers a stock, the prime question is: What are its earnings history? If the past trend is favorable, then a seco...
The good news about Charlotte real estate just keeps getting better. One of the strongest indicators is the number of Charlotte NC homes on the market in the Charlotte-Gastonia-Rock Hill NC/SC Metro area, which has dropped yet again as of October 31, 2013. The decrease of 7.7% to 15, 366 homes co...
Looks like the summer heat is affecting Charlotte real estate. Take a look at these stats: The number of Charlotte NC homes on the market in the Charlotte-Gastonia-Rock Hill NC/SC Metro Area was 14,597 as of 6/30/2013. The average sales price was $239,842 or 95.1% of the list price, which is $11,...
When you start searching for your dream home, here’s the one thing you have to know about Charlotte, NC homes: They’re going fast. Here are the numbers: In last month’s report, we noted the amazing 18.7% decline in inventorty from the same period of the previous year. But as of May 31, 2013, ther...
The whole story of Charlotte real estate is in one number this month, and that's the inventory of homes for sale. It's only 19,633 as of 3/31/2013, a drop of 18.7% from last year at this time. Last month we saw a decrease of 28.9% decrease from last year. This is what we call a trend - so big, no...
The number of homes available in the Charlotte real estate market was 13,258 as of 2/28/2013. There’s both good and bad news in the fact that this represents a 28.9% decrease from last year at this time. So while Charlotte home prices continue to firm, buyers have less to choose from. So while th...

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