Just In... 2008 August Housing Stats !

Based on information from the Ann Arbor Area Board of REALTORS® Multiple Listing Service for the period (August 1, 2008) through (August 31, 2008).

September 11, 2008

Ann Arbor Area Board of REALTORS®

August sales figures from the Ann Arbor Area Board of Realtors show a 6% decline in the number of residential sales, compared to August of last year. Sales volume and average sale price continue to show declines over last year, reflecting the effect of foreclosures and short sales on current prices.

According to the National Association of Realtors, the recently enacted Housing Stimulus Package and first-time buyer tax credit will likely have a big impact on getting the housing market moving again and will contribute to lessening the foreclosure pressure. Increased home sales tend to foster improving home prices. Homeowners across the country will benefit as home prices strengthen.


Ann Arbor Area September Data

 

 


Moving Checklist


Planning is key!

The logistics of relocating can be crazy, in order to help keep things straight it is good to have a "Plan". Having a plan in place can assist in preventing unexpected problems from arising and to reduce the overall stress of moving. There are many items to consider in the move from departure to destination. For example, you may need to find a job for your partner, arrange local housing, schooling, medical and banking facilities, transportation and much more. Here are a few items that you may find useful

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