Housing rebound continues in Wisconsin
MILWAUKEE (AP) -- Housing sales in Wisconsin continue to rebound.
April brings a 22nd consecutive month of growth with sales up 9 percent compared to the month previous. The median price for existing homes rose 8 percent.
The Wisconsin Realtors Association president Michael Theo says the supply of homes has decreased and low mortgage rates have attracted more people to the market.
The Journal Sentinel (http://bit.ly/16EvUIe ) says the median prices of homes sold in the state last month was $138,000, compared to $128,000 in April of last year.
Through the first quarter of the year, sales in Wisconsin are up nearly 11 percent.
Information from: Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, http://www.jsonline.com