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Real Estate Sales Are On The Rise in South Florida

Buzz word on the streets, all over Miami, as well as in this recent article published by  HOUSINGWIRE.COM  is that real estate sales in South Florida are up from last year: 

“Home prices in South Florida jumped in the fourth quarter as international buyers and investors nabbed affordable inventory.

In Broward County, where Fort Lauderdale is the county seat, existing single-family home and condo sales increased 6% to 6,572 sales in 4Q 2011 from 6,225 in the fourth quarter of 2010, according to the Miami Association of Realtors.

In Miami-Dade County,  sales of existing, single-family homes and condo  increased in 4Q 2011 to 5,839 sales from 4,722 in the comparable year-ago period.”

Inventory is down  … having dropped drastically …  Inventory in Miami-Dade  is currently 40%  less than what it was  last year.  

Whether you are buying or selling, this is the time to be in real estate … especially if you’re looking anywhere in Miami.   Looking for an uber local real estate agent to work with ?  It’s  the Restivo Team at EWM Realtors …  305 793-1365  [email protected].   We look forward to hearing from you!

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