News Flash: Madison Home Sales Strong

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Real Estate News Madison WI home sales

Madison WI real estate news just keeps getting better. The latest? News that Madison home sales ended 2013 on a strong note, rising 9% in December.

The Wisconsin State Journal reports that home sales across Dane County have increased "for the 30th straight month in year-over-year sales." In addition, the median sale price of an existing home or condo rose 5% in December -- great news for home sellers who may wish to sell their home in the winter off-season, instead of waiting until spring to list their home on the Madison WI MLS.

2013 was also the third-best year for home sales in Dane County since 1991. The median single-family home price rose to $226,500, up from $217,500 in 2012.

Madison home sales continue to exceed expectations. If you're interested in buying a home or listing your existing home, now may be the right time to start!

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