It's a home sellers market in Southern Oregon. The latest figures form the Rogue Valley Association of Realtors shows homes are selling for more than 16.5% higher than this time last year, with fewer homes on the market. From April through June this year there was a decrease of 5.3% in the number of home sales. Realtor Krista Laulainen says that because it is now a seller's market, it alsom means it makes it harder for buyers.
While some market areas in Southern Oregon are hotter among buyers than others, Laulainen says all geographic zones seem to be reflecting a trend with the seller's now in the driver's seat of the real estate market in Southern Oregon