Author: Jim Litten

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Column: Home sales up 8 percent

The year finished on a high note, with 2015 showing an 8 percent increase in pended home sales over 2014 in the nine-county central Indiana region. It was a strong year for sellers, as...

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Column: Home sales up 6.9 percent

F.C. Tucker Company reports central Indiana home sales are up 6.9 percent year to date, compared to the same time period last year. On a monthly basis, November’s pended home sales in the nine-county...

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Column: Sales remain a balancing act

Central Indiana’s real estate market remains a balancing act between available inventory and sale prices. Sale prices rose 4.3 percent last month compared to October 2014, while active listings declined 7.6 percent. In addition,...

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Column: Homes sales up since last year

September saw fewer listings and pended home sales, but year-to-date, the market is performing better than 2014. In the nine-county central Indiana region, Tucker’s data revealed a 6.8 percent decline in home sales last...

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Column: Trending towards a balanced market

Central Indiana continues to trend towards a more balanced market as fewer homes become available and selling prices rise. For August 2015, Tucker’s data revealed an 11.1 percent decline in home sales compared to...

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Column: Home sales up 5 percent

With average Central Indiana home prices reaching $185,529 in July 2015, home sale prices are up 5.3 percent compared to July 2014. Eight of the nine counties that F.C. Tucker tracks experienced slightly higher...

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Column: Home sales up 8 percent

F.C. Tucker Company reported more than 16,000 pended home sales in the first half of the year, resulting in a year-to-date increase of 8.8 percent compared to this time last year. Year-to-date sales prices...

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Column: Home sales up 5.6 percent

With average home prices reaching $178,606, year-to-date sales prices increased by 5.6 percent in the nine counties that F.C. Tucker tracks. Tucker’s data indicates that seven counties experienced slightly higher home sales prices than...

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Column: Home sales up in Carmel

With 2,528 pended sales in March in Central Indiana, overall year-to-date home sales are up 7.7 percent compared to this time period last year, according to statistics compiled by F.C. Tucker Company. On a...

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Column: February home prices rise

With 2,036 pended sales in February in Central Indiana, overall year-to-date home sales are up 8.3 percent compared to this time period last year, according to statistics compiled by F.C. Tucker Company. On a...