Kijner & Sons International Realty is pleased to announce that "[w]ith 864 closed sales transactions in June 2012, the Sarasota real estate market achieved the highest level of quarterly sales in seven years, with 2,604 sales from April through June".

According to the Sarasota Association of Realtors® (SAR), a total of 603 single family homes and 261 condominiums sold with respective median sales prices of $178,500 and $195,000. Pending sales dropped to 860 and available inventory of homes on the market to 3,816.

According to SAR President, Laura Benson, "Sarasota is clearly the place to be if you work in the real estate industry. Agents [...] are very, very busy trying to keep up as the buyers explore our market for the best deals."

To read the full June 2012 SAR Report and get all the statistics, please click here

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