2012 Home Sales in Review Lafayette & Acadiana

The year 2012 was a great year in real estate in Acadiana and Lafayette. Overall, home sales were up 17.34% in Acadiana over 2011. The first table below represents the number of sale for each month in Acadiana and in Lafayette parish.

Sold 2012

This second table shows the number of homes sold in Lafayette parish in 2012 compared with 2011.

Sold Lafayette 2011 vs 2012

The numbers were also up in volume. Our prices have been very stable here over the past few years and we even saw a slight increase in prices in certain area for the first time in 3 or 4 years.

volume of home sales in Acadiana 2012 vs 2011

I just looked at the number of sales so far in January and they are rocking! Needless to say that we are off to a great start!

Home sales first 2 weeks January 2013

As of today, there are 674 home sales pending in Acadiana and 470 in Lafayette parish alone. Last year in January, we had 525 sales pending in Acadiana and 355 in Lafayette parish.

There are currently 2028 homes for sale in Acadiana and 1089 available homes in Lafayette parish. This is low, even lower than it was last year in January. If you’ve been thinking about selling your home, now is the time to list as inventory will increase in the next couple of months and there will be more competition. Contact me today if I can help you buy or sell in 2013.

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2012 Home Sales in Review Lafayette & Acadiana

The year 2012 was a great year in real estate in Acadiana and Lafayette. Overall, home sales were up 17.34% in Acadiana over 2011. The first table below represents the number of sale for each month in Acadiana and in Lafayette parish.

Sold 2012

This second table shows the number of homes sold in Lafayette parish in 2012 compared with 2011.

Sold Lafayette 2011 vs 2012

The numbers were also up in volume. Our prices have been very stable here over the past few years and we even saw a slight increase in prices in certain area for the first time in 3 or 4 years.

volume of home sales in Acadiana 2012 vs 2011

I just looked at the number of sales so far in January and they are rocking! Needless to say that we are off to a great start!

Home sales first 2 weeks January 2013

As of today, there are 674 home sales pending in Acadiana and 470 in Lafayette parish alone. Last year in January, we had 525 sales pending in Acadiana and 355 in Lafayette parish.

There are currently 2028 homes for sale in Acadiana and 1089 available homes in Lafayette parish. This is low, even lower than it was last year in January. If you’ve been thinking about selling your home, now is the time to list as inventory will increase in the next couple of months and there will be more competition. Contact me today if I can help you buy or sell in 2013.

One Response to 2012 Home Sales in Review Lafayette & Acadiana
  1. […] We had a great year in 2012 in the Lafayette area and Acadiana. This year may be even better if the numbers hold up. Looking at sales in January and February of this year and comparing with the same period last year, is revealing. […]

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