Clayton, NC Housing Market News
Home Sales Strong in Johnston County, NC - March 2012 MLS Market Report
Several sought-after North Carolina counties have shown continued housing market strength, including Johnston County.
The March 2012 Triangle MLS Report for Johnston County shows significant changes: increasing closed sales (up 13.7 percent) and decreasing new listings (down 6.1 percent).
13.7% Increase in Closed Sales in Johnston County
Johnston County closed home sales are up 13.7 percent in March 2012 versus March 2011.
March 2011 - 131 Closed Sales in Johnston County
March 2012 - 149 Closed Sales in Johnston County
6.1% DECREASE in New Listings Available in Johnston County
In addition, new listings of homes for sale have reduced as well, which means there are fewer choices to select from.
March 2011 - 343 New Listings in Johnston County
March 2012 - 322 New Listings in Johnston County
21.9% DECREASE in Total Homes For Sale in Johnston County
The total available inventory of homes for sale in the Clayton area, in Johnston County, has decreased from 1,645 last year to 1,285 this year.
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