Cincinnati home sales continue to surge ahead during the first six moths of 2013.. According to data pulled from the CincyMLS,
Buyer demand for houses and condos continues and while the average sale prices for single family homes in greater Cincinnati are better than last year- fears of the impact of rising mortgage rates sends some buyers for the sidelines. In the past, to counteract the rise in interest rates- home prices have stabilized which helps to maintain monthly payments at the same level. Rates have been so low for so long that many buyers thought they could wait for even better deals. Now that the shock of rising rates have set in- the ready and willing group of potential home buyers are hitting the market and this may actually drive up prices in “hot neighborhoods”.