Contrary to the National Figures, Greater Athens Area Residential Real Estate Sales Volume Up Again for 5th Month in a Row - Residential Real Estate Montly Statistics Charts, May 2010 - June 2011
By Mike Saunders
The following charts show the month to month residential real estate sales volume of the Greater Athens Ga metropolitan area for the months of May 2010 through June 2011. Sales volume of residential real estate was up again in June over May marking the fifth consecutive month of rising volume. National figures showed a decrease in sales volume in Jue. The June 2011 volume is up a whopping 21% from May 2011 and a very strong 12% over June 2010 sales volume marking the first year to year increase in over a year. This continued volume increase is probably driven by several factors including the number of bargains on the market and a slightly positive increase in perception of the economy. Chart 1 shows the trends for both the number of residential units sold and the average number of Days...