Home sales market improves from last month

Published: Jun. 21, 2022 at 4:29 PM EDT
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GAINESVILLE, Fla. (WCJB) - The home sales market improved last month according to numbers released by Florida Realtors on Tuesday.

The number of homes sold in the Gainesville market rose just under 1%. And a little more than 3% in the Ocala market.

The statewide number fell by nearly 7%.

Those homes that sold are going for a lot more money.

In Gainesville, the average home sold for $370,000, 21% higher than a year ago.

In Ocala, the average price was 28% higher than last year.

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