Archives: April 2015



Week 16 Market Update

Did anyone notice that it was raining last weekend?  Obviously home buyers did not as 109 offers were accepted and turned in to real estate offices across the metro on Monday. That is the highest number of Pendings recorded on a single so far in 2015.


Week 14 and 15 Market Update

I wanted to show two weeks reports together so you can see how each week compares.  Remember, the week for this report begins on a Thursday, so the dip in the middle is the weekend.  Week 14 showed the Pendings barely break the 70 mark and this past week they broke 90.. This shows that […]



Pending Milestone Reached

Every day for the past 6 years, I record market data points from the MLS.  One of these points is the number of homes currently under contract, (also known as Pending Sales). Today, April 9th, the Des Moines Area Association of REALTORS® MLS recorded 2,334 homes under contract waiting to close. At no time since […]