by Dan Krell
Rockville MD real estate posts best housing stats in years, shows signs of recovery.
December 2012 home sale volume increased 15% compared to Dec 2011 but decreased 2% compared to Dec 2010; while annual totals increased 14% and 4% compared to annual totals in 2011 and 2010 respectively.
December homes under contract increased 21% and 4% compared to Dec 2011 and Dec 2010; while annual total of homes under contract increased 18% and 7% compared to 2011 and 2010.
Homes listed during December 2012 increased 14% compared to Dec 2011 but decreased 12% compared to Dec 2010. Annual number of homes under contract decreased 1% and 11% compared to 2011 and 2010.
The Average sale price of Rocvkille MD homes that closed during December 2012 increased 1% compared to Dec 2011, but decreased 1% compared to Dec 2010.
Sales data 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.