Sunday, May 9, 2004

By the numbers



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Top 10 breakdowns of the 2003 sales figures

HIGHEST AVERAGE PRICE
NeighborhoodPrice
Symmes Twp.$371,555
Hyde Park$342,413
Montgomery$318,394
Mount Lookout$294,231
Wyoming$278,852
Mason$278,363
Hamilton Twp.$265,232
Loveland$261,685
Anderson Twp.$247,472
Liberty Twp.$239,055
Kentucky neighborhoods:
Union, Richwood, South Boone$219,949
Crescent Springs, Fort Wright, Villa Hills$209,811
Crestview Hills, Fort Mitchell, Edgewood$205,417
Burlington, Hebron, North Boone$173,007
Alexandria, Grants Lick, Southern Campbell$154,516
Florence$152,144
Cold Spring, Crestview, Rural Campbell$150,323
Fort Thomas, Southgate$145,376
Independence, Taylor Mill, South Covington$141,243
Newport$124,457
Grant County$124,150
Elsmere, Erlanger$119,340
Wilder, Highland Heights$108,638
Covington$78,131
Bellevue, Dayton $77,106
Latonia$73,492
Sources: Multiple Listing Service of Greater Cincinnati and Northern Kentucky Association of Realtoers Multiple Listing Service

MOST HOMES SOLD
Neighborhood# of sales% diff.from 02
Florence (Ky.)89526.90%
Mason77710.80%
Independence, Taylor Mill, South Covington (Ky.)77049.20%
West Chester7325.30%
Liberty Twp.7288.50%
Middletown7157.20%
Burlington, Hebron, North Boone68255.60%
Hamilton66315.90%
Anderson Twp.661-2.10%
Loveland57816.30%

BIGGEST INCREASE IN NUMBER OF HOMES SOLD
Neighborhood2003 # of sales% diff. from 2002
Maineville203194.20%
Springboro138115.60%
Burlington, Hebron, North Boone68255.60%
Ross Twp.11855.30%
Independence, Taylor Mill, S. Covington77049.20%
Cold Spring, Crestview, Rural Campbell12644.80%
Harrison21444.60%
Union, Richwood, S. Boone51035.30%
Newport16333.60%
Trenton18731.70%

BIGGEST SALE PRICE INCREASE
NeighborhoodAverage 2003 sale priceIncrease from 2002
Newport (Ky.)$124,457 29.30%
Clifton$189,216 20.80%
Crestview Hills, Fort Mitchell, Edgewood (Ky.)$205,417 20.40%
Hamilton Twp.$265,232 17.20%
Harrison$172,363 16.30%
Covington (Ky.)$78,131 14.80%
Hamilton$104,122 14.00%
Blue Ash$226,860 13.80%
Crescent Springs, Fort Wright, Villa Hills (Ky.)$209,811 12.80%
Hyde Park$306,442 11.70%

BIGGEST SALE PRICE DECREASE
NeighborhoodAverage 2003 sale priceDecrease from 2002
Ross Twp.$197,614 -7.40%
Springfield Twp.$123,453 -6.00%
Cold Springs, Crestview, rural Campbell, Ky.$150,323 -5.60%
Franklin Twp.$113,763 -5.60%
Madeira$235,178 -5.00%
Maineville$192,613 -3.70%
Montgomery$318,394 -1.80%
Wyoming$278,852 -1.40%
Oxford$172,252 -90%
Goshen, Goshen Twp.$141,753 -0.50%




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