The housing market statistics for the Metro-East contain the prior month’s numbers, as reported by MARIS MLS. Figures calculated include the number of residential units sold this year compared to last year as well as compared to last month, the year-to-date home sales, the median home prices, and days on market in our area and adjacent counties (Madison, St. Clair, Macoupin, Clinton, Monroe, Randolph, Montgomery, and Jersey Counties).
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Key Housing Market Statistics in the Metro-East Released
SHILOH, IL – As temperatures rise, so has the housing market in the Metro-East according to the latest housing data released for April 2018 by the REALTOR® Association of Southwestern Illinois.
The number of homes sold in much of the Metro-East has increased in April over last month. Home sales in St. Clair increased by 29.4 percent while Monroe County saw a rise of 5.4 percent and Jersey County home sales rose 107.7 percent.
“We are excited to see the continued uptick in the Metro-East housing market, said Angie Zahn, President of the REALTOR® Association of Southwestern Illinois. “Economists are saying that this trend will continue throughout the year, as so many factors in our economy continue to improve.”
As for a year-over-year comparison, homes sales in St. Clair, Randolph, and Clinton Counties increased 24.4 percent, 22.2 percent, and 11.1 percent, respectively, compared to the number of home sales in April 2017.
Home prices in nearly the entire the Metro-East rose in April. Clinton County home prices rose 30.6 percent compared to April of 2017. Also on the rise are home prices in Montgomery, Randolph, Jersey, and St. Clair with increases of 24.2, 11.1, 10, and 5.1, respectively.
Days On Market
Days on market continue to decrease in the Metro-East. St. Clair homes sold 19 percent faster this April than last year. Other counties who saw days on market decrease were Monroe, Clinton, and Jersey counties with decreases of 56, 38, and 15 percent, respectively.
Complete statistics on the following page.
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|Residential Units Year Over Year|
|Residential Units Month Over Month – 2018|
|Year-to-Date Home Sales (January 1 – April 30)|
|Average Home Prices|
|St. Clair||$ 154,659||$ 147,165||$ 136,980||$ 137,341|
|Clinton||$ 160,668||$ 123,039||$ 148,696||$ 123,567|
|Monroe||$ 215,698||$ 200,296||$ 235,787||$ 178,085|
|Randolph||$ 98,797||$ 88,960||$ 101,014||$ 75,500|
|Madison||$ 151,144||$ 141,851||$ 153,920||$ 137,779|
|Macoupin||$ 103,909||$ 111,533||$ 158,657||$ 97,589|
|Jersey||$ 143,059||$ 130,071||$ 128,510||$ 102,964|
|Montgomery||$ 111,272||$ 89,592||$ 84,427||$ 72,437|
|Days on Market|
Archived Housing Market Statistics