Emporia Area Home Sales Fell in December
Total home sales in the Emporia area fell last month to 22 units, compared to 26 units in December 2015. Total sales volume was $2.1 million, down from a year earlier.

The median sale price in December was $80,000, up from $73,000 a year earlier. Homes that sold in December were typically on the market for 28 days and
sold for 96.6% of their list prices.

Emporia Area Active Listings Down at End of
December The total number of active listings in the Emporia area at
the end of December was 73 units, down from 112 at
the same point in 2015. This represents a 3.3 months’
supply of homes available for sale. The median list price
of homes on the market at the end of December was
$102,000.

During December, a total of 29 contracts were written
up from 22 in December 2015. At the end of the month,
there were 39 contracts pending, compared to 30 at the
end of December 2015.