The Carroll Iowa Real Estate Market remained strong in the first quarter of 2012. For the ninth consecutive month the Iowa Association of Realtors reported increased sales activity throughout the State. The activity levels in the Carroll Iowa Real Estate Market showed a decrease of 4.8% from the first quarter in 2011. Although a decrease in activity the sold comparison was up 68.2% in the same period.

 The average days on the market in the Carroll area were 84 days which has remained steady over the past three years. Over half of the Realtor boards in the State of Iowa reported decreases of days on the market. 

Sold price comparison from the first quarter in 2011 to 2012 shows a 11.8% decrease in the average sale price. The average sale price was around $105,000 in the Carroll area. 

Overall the health of the Carroll Iowa Real Estate Market is excellent. The supply of houses is low compared to other years. Currently there are 26 single family homes on the market. This number excludes condos. 

If you have been thinking about selling your home the time is right. Make the call to the Realtor of choice in the Carroll area...Your Mid Iowa Real EstateTeam. 

Mike Franey

Broker/owner

Mid Iowa Real Estate

712-830-0942