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Dane County/Madison housing starts up 81% in October

Dane County housing starts increased from 37 in October of 2011 to 67 this October, an increase of 81%. As the graph below shows, Dane County year-to-date housing starts through October moved from 528 in 2011 to 667 in 2012, an … Continue reading

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Dane County Home and Condo Sales Surge in October

Here’s a look at October Dane County home sales from a historical perspective. Dane County single family home sales surged in October. The 343 Dane County home sales recorded in October were 57% higher than the 218 home sales in October of 2011, representing … Continue reading

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Madison/Dane County home and condo sales surge in June

Here’s a review of June Dane County home sales from a historical perspective. The Dane County single family home market continued to improve in June. The 646 Dane County home sales recorded in June were 28.7% higher than the 502 home … Continue reading

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Madison/Dane County pending condo sales up 32% in June

Dane County condo sales (excluding houses) are ahead of last year’s pace by more than 11% through the month of May, but our latest Dane County pending condo sales report predicts the sales pace will increase by a larger amount in the month … Continue reading

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Madison/Dane County pending home sales up 33% in June

Dane County home sales are up 19% this year through the month of May. Our latest Dane County pending home sales report shows the rise in sales will continue in July. As the graph below shows, the number of listings with accepted offers … Continue reading

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Madison home sellers, here’s why your sense of urgency should by high.

We are just getting started with the summer, but for this year’s real estate market we are already well into the second half of buying season. This graph paints a good picture of how buyer activity changes from month-to-month. As … Continue reading

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Madison and Dane County Condos: how affordability has changed over time

How have Madison and Dane County condo prices changed over time? According to our recent review of MLS data, the peak year for Dane County condo prices was 2005. In 2011, the average Dane County condo sold for 19.7% less … Continue reading

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Madison/Dane County home sales increase again in May

Here’s a review of May Dane County home sales from a historical perspective. The 482 Dane County home sales recorded in May were 18.4% higher than the 407 home sales in May of 2011, representing the second highest total for any May over the last 5 years. … Continue reading

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Real estate is on the upswing in Madison and Dane County

This year is shaping up to be a better one for Madison and Dane County real estate. Although our final numbers for March are not complete, March home sales will be the highest for any March dating back to 2008. … Continue reading

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