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Rock county homes sales are up

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Stan Stricker
November 10, 2009

The Rock-Green Realtors Association President says she's ecstatic over the latest home sales figures from the state association.


Paula Carrier says after seeing a slide since the fall of 2007, this gives her a real boost in thinking the worst is over. The Wisconsin Realtors Association reports Rock County existing home sales are up 6.1% compared to a year ago. Carrier says part of the reason is a federal first time home buyer program. Sale prices are down 6.3%, but Carrier says part of the reason is a high number of foreclosures.


She says these numbers may indicate the economy is beginning to recover.



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