STOCKTON — Home sales are up, home prices are up and homes are selling faster in San Joaquin County, according to the latest MLS figures for June.
According to statistics supplied by MLS, 684 homes closed in June. That’s up 2.2 percent from the month before and 8.18 percent from a year ago.
The median price for a home in San Joaquin County was $296,000 — 5.7 percent higher than in May and 11.3 percent more than June 2014.
Homes also spent an average of 34 days on the market, down 9.8 percent from the previous month.
Home sales news was mixed in the region’s other two counties.
In Stanislaus County, 543 home sales closed in June. That was 2.5 percent lower than in May. However it was an increase of 12.4 from a year ago.
The median price for a home in Stanislaus County in June was $249,000, up 2 percent from May and 6.3 percent from a year ago... Read More