Remax International which leads one of the most productive sales forces and has a global reach of more than 80 countries publishes the National Housing Report each month around the middle of the month. The report is based on the reporting of multiple listing services covering around 53 metropolitan areas. The statistics include all residential property types. They try to include at least one metropolitan sample from every state.
The selling statistics report for March of 2012 shows us some encouraging numbers. For the first time in 18 months home prices in February rose higher by1.1% over February 2011. Home sales in March were up 8.7% from one year ago.
You can read the Remax National Housing Report
for more specifics including Transactions – Year-over –year changes, Median Sales prices, Average days on the market and Number of months of supply of inventory.