Northern Colorado Business Report | Home sales up again in Larimer
Home sales up again in Larimer, down in Weld
June 15, 2012
Home sales in Larimer County improved again in May, but continued to decline in Weld, according to the latest data from Loveland-based Information Real Estate Services.
Home sales for the Loveland-Berthoud area through May were up 15 percent over the same period in 2011.A total of 154 homes were sold in the Loveland-Berthoud area in May with a median sales price of $233,200, up 16.6 percent from the $200,000 median home sales price of May 2011.
Home sales through May also increased in Fort Collins, with the number of sold listings moving up by 18 percent from 818 year-to-date in May 2011 to 965 in the same period of 2012.The IRES report said 277 homes were sold in Fort Collins in May with a median sales price of $238,800, up 1.2 percent from the $236,000 median sales price in May 2011.
In the Greeley-Evans market, home sales decreased by 6.3 percent through May. A total of 460 homes were sold through May, down from the 491 homes sold through May 2011.In Greeley-Evans, 132 homes were sold in May alone with a median sales price of $145,500, up 15.5 percent from the median sales price a year earlier, at $126,000.