Statewide closed sales of existing single-family homes rose last month with a total of
22,147, an increase of 1.2 percent over October 2014.
Statewide, October marked the 47th consecutive month in a row that the median sales
increased year-over-year for both single-family homes and townhouse-condo properties.
The statewide median sales price for single-family existing homes last month was $198,995, up 12.4 percent from the previous year, according to data from Florida Realtors Industry Data and Analysis department in partnership with local Realtor boards/associations.
The statewide median price for townhouse-condo properties in August was $150,000, up 7.2 percent over the year-ago figure. The median is the midpoint; half the homes sold for…