Pending Home Sales Rise In April

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From our friends over at the Atlanta Business Chronicle:

Pending sales of existing homes, or contracts signed but not closed, rose 6.7 percent in April, according to the National Association of Realtors. April’s pending sales were up 3.2 percent from a year ago, the NAR says.

Granted, these are “”pending”” sales and not “”actual”” sales, but still, it’s a good sign. And yes, I know, I’m the guy that’s always talking about how we’re better off ignoring national numbers and focusing our attention on local- even hyperlocal- markets. I guess when it comes down to it, I just like hearing good news. Don’t you?

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Jon Effron is widely regarded as one of the leading Realtors in Atlanta, working with both buyers and sellers throughout the metro area to maximize their real estate investments. In 2014, Jon was the #1 individual agent at Keller Williams Intown, one of the largest brokerages in Intown Atlanta. Prior to becoming a Realtor, Jon was the Vice President of Development at Tujay Group, an Atlanta real estate development firm. His career pre-real estate included stints at ABCNews.com, eGroups (now Yahoo! Groups) and Elite Traveler magazine, where he served as the Vice President of Marketing.