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Des Moines Housing Market is Slowing Down

After being gone last week to the National Association of REALTORS® annual convention, I am playing catch up with this weeks statistics.  As we enter into mid November, the real estate market traditionally slows down for the Thanksgiving holiday.  Below is last weeks Active listing count by price range and last weeks Pending Sales count by price range.

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Week Ending November 20, 2009

Total Number of Homes For Sale in the Des Moines Area – 4766
New Listings Taken During the Last 7 Days – 192
Accepted Offers (Pendings) During the Last 7 Days – 92
Homes Closed (Solds) During the Last 7 Days – 137
Average Sale Price of Solds – $157,644
Average Days On Market of Solds – 67

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Data Source: Les Sulgrove, Iowa Real Estate Solutions, LLC
Des Moines Area Association of REALTORS® MLS.
Des Moines Metropolitan Area defined as: Adel, Altoona,
Ankeny, Bondurant, Carlisle, Clive, Des Moines, Dallas Center,
Desoto, Granger, Grimes, Indianola, Johnston, Norwalk,
Pleasant Hill, Polk City, Urbandale, Van Meter ,Waukee,
West Des Moines, Windsor Heights, Winterset

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