Wisconsin's Housing Market Continues Recovery

By: Associated Press
By: Associated Press

MILWAUKEE (AP) -- Home sales continue to recover in Wisconsin.
Data from the Wisconsin Realtors Association shows sales of existing homes increased about 17 percent in July, compared to the year before.

The median price of a home posted its fifth straight monthly increase.

Association president Rob Keefe says Wisconsin home sales have been outpacing the nation. Six-thousand-23 homes were sold in July with the help of a real estate agent, compared with 5,133 in July of last year.

The Milwaukee Journal Sentinel says the median prices of homes sold increased about 2 percent from $140,000 a year ago to $143,000.

Join the Conversation!

To comment, the following rules must be followed:

  • No Obscenity, Profanity, Vulgarity, Racism or Violent Descriptions
  • No Negative Community Comparisons
  • No Fighting, Name-calling, or Personal Attacks
  • Multiple Accounts are Not Allowed
  • Stay on Story Topic

Comments may be monitored for inappropriate content, but the station is under no legal obligation to do so.
If you believe a comment violates the above rules, please use the Flagging Tool to alert a Moderator.
Flagging does not guarantee removal.

Multiple violations may result in account suspension.
Decisions to suspend or unsuspend accounts are made by Station Moderators.
Questions may be sent to comments@wsaw.com.
Please provide detailed information.
All comments must adhere to the WSAW.com discussion rules.

powered by Disqus
WSAW-TV 1114 Grand Ave. Wausau, WI 54403
Copyright © 2002-2014 - Designed by Gray Digital Media - Powered by Clickability 166904616 - wsaw.com/a?a=166904616
Gray Television, Inc.