Alton Real Estate Market Sees Sales Fall

The Alton market pulled back with a 4.2% sales drop in this week's report. Overall sales numbers for the last 30 days remained below the 25.5 monthly average with 23 homes sold. Meanwhile, close-by Granite City reported 32 homes sales, the highest number from all the surrounding cities. The median sales price climbed to $82,000 over the latest reporting period for Alton, up from $77,500. Alton is a definite buyer's market, thanks to a big nine months of inventory to choose from and a pullback in sales.

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Demographic facts about Alton:

  • The total number of vacant homes in the area is 11.6%.
  • This area usually gets 200 sunny days each year. (U.S. average: 205)
  • The student-to-librarian ratio is 1,183:1. (803:1 = national average)

Data reported through 10/12/2016

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