Clay/Ray County sales were down for the month by 19.0% from last year. Units were at 243 versus 300 last year. The average sales price was up 16.4% from last year, with an average price of $162,358. New listings were down 36 units to 434 or 7.7% from last year’s 470 units. Inventory is down 4.6% from last year and is running at 1,699 units.
Platte County sales were down for the month by 14.1% from 2013. Units were at 122 versus 142 last year. The average sales price for the month was up 34.5% from last year, with an average price of $228,441. New listings in Platte County were down 17 units to 169, down 9.1% from last year’s 186 units. Inventory decreased 4.3% from last year and is running at 740 units.
Sales for the entire Heartland area were at 2,204, down by 5.4%, or 127 units.
The average price was up 13.0%, and averaging $175,124.