You can watch the national news and think that you know what the market in Acadiana is like based on that. But here are the real statistics for 2010:
The number of homes sold in 2010 compared to 2009 increased by 3.44%.
The average days on the market increased to 104 from 96.
The average sales price decreased -2.48% to $168,847.
The average list to sold price ratio was 96.42%, which is a .12 decrease.
Van Eaton & Romero ranked number one in the market on sold homes, beating out Coldwell Banker Pelican-it's closest competitor by double the dollar volume sales.
Top Five in 2010: Company, Transaction Sides, Dollar Volume
Van Eaton & Romero 1772.5 $344,230,899
Coldwell Banker 1005.0 $166,919,868
Keller Williams 524.5 $ 85,810,048
ERA Stirling 392.5 $ 66,276,899
Remax Acadiana 338.0 $ 54,978,825
Information provided by market analysis prepared by CEO of Van Eaton & Romero, Bill Bacque'. For a full market report, email Kisha@KishaKana.com
Data compiled from MLS sales only in all GEO areas, both listing and selling sides.