by Dan Krell
Rockville MD home sales push ahead as end of year gains in sight; November volume and prices up.
November home sales increased year over year 38% (2011) 17% (2010); year to date home sales through November increased 17% (compared to 2011) and 5% (compared to 2010).
The average home sale price of Rockville MD homes increased 6% during November compared to Nov 2011, but decreased 5% compared to Nov 2010.
Homes under contract increased 18% year over year compared to Nov 2011, but decreased 10% compared to Nov 2010. Homes under contract year to date through November increased 22% compared to the same period in 2011, and increased 9% compared to the same period in 2010.
Homes listed increased 5% compared to Nov 2011, but decreased 7% compared to Nov 2010. Year to date homes listed decreased 2% and 12% compared to the same period in 2011 and 2010.
Sales date is inclusive of homes listed in MRIS. Home sales data compiled from local MLS, MRIS.com; Property information posted on this site is believed to be accurate, but should not be relied upon without verification.