Alabama New Home Yr-End Report: Sales up 5.8% in 2013
By Travis "the SOLD man" Parker; Broker/Owner, email: Travis@theSOLDman.me / cell: 334-494-7846
Alabama New Home Yr-End Report: Sales up 5.8% in 2013; All metro markets experience positive sales growth Well, after a rough start in 2014 due to the crazy weather, here is how 2013 ended up. December home sales slipped 1.8 percent from the same period a year earlier, but for the second consecutive year, Alabama new home sales have experienced growth from the prior year. In 2013, sales were up 5.8 percent. In 2012, sales were up 7.2 percent, which is much better than declines of 13.0 percent in both 2010 and 2011. Alabama new home sales slipped 2% from December 2012 with the new home inventory up 10% from that same month. Metro Markets: The 5 Major Metro Markets here - Birmingham, Mobile, Huntsville, Montgomery, and Tuscaloosa - account for 70% of the State Market. Pricing: The ...