Central Iowa Real Estate Sales Are Ramping Up


Home Buyers and Sellers Playing A Little Catch Up From A Snowy Start

Nothing cures a long winter like warm weather and sunshine. The same can be said about the Des Moines real estate market. While closed sales are just a little behind last year’s numbers, buyer activity is growing along with a welcome but ever so slight rise of for sale inventory.

Take a dive into this months market activity with 36 different graphics breaking down single family, condo-townhome, new construction and resale properties.

View the full resolution image by clicking on any of the graphics.


April Metro Single Family Resale Data

April Metro Condo/Townhome Resale Data

April Metro Single Family New Construction Data

April Metro Condo/Townhome New Construction Data

Click This Link for the 2018 Des Moines Real Estate Year End Market Recap

~Les Sulgrove, Vice President
VIA Group REALTORS


If you are interested in selling your home or purchasing a home, give me a call! I will help you determine your best strategy based on your local market data.

About Les Sulgrove

Les is an Iowa native born in Des Moines and raised in the southwest Iowa town of Bridgewater. He has been a resident of Des Moines since 1982 and has been married to his wife Linda for over 35 years. Together they have 3 grown children, 7 grandchildren and make their home on Des Moines south side. He has been a licensed REALTOR® since 1990 and is Vice President at VIA Group, REALTORS®. Les is the 2011 Past President of the Des Moines Area Association of REALTORS® (DMAAR) and received the award of Salesperson of the Year by DMAAR in 2007 for his involvement and service to the Association. Additionally, he is active at the Iowa Association of REALTORS® and serves on local, state and national committees. He also owns and operates the national technology networking group CyberProfessionals. This group of real estate professionals meets twice annually across the United States to learn from each other and share new marketing ideas with heavy emphasis on current and future technologies and their use in the real estate business. Les’ hobbies include golf, photography and sarcastic humor. He and Linda spend many Saturday mornings from Spring to Fall at the Des Moines Downtown Farmers Market. He enjoys spoiling his grandchildren at every opportunity.

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