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The Des Moines Housing Market is Hot

Des Moines Housing Market

One of the best things about living in Des Moines is that there is a home for every type of person and family. We have condos. We have ranch homes. We have two-story homes. We have homes with pools. We have homes with large backyards. We have homes with small back-yards.

To top it off, we have some of the best schools, best trails, and best parks around.

A decade ago, no one thought Des Moines was going to become the bright spot it is today. In the last few years, we have hosted the NCAA Men’s Basketball Tournament, major music acts, the rodeo, the Iowa Caucuses, and so much more! We’ve had great new companies coming into the market; Facebook, Google, Microsoft, new financial companies, and startups galore.

And through it all, Des Moines remains a great place to live.

With our great quality of life in Des Moines, the housing market remains robust and hot.

According to KCCI (May 3, 2016):
  • There were 939 homes sold in March
  • Pending sales were up over 20 percent from February
  • And median sale price was on the way up

June DMAAR statistics reported:

  • In the last year, home prices are up 2 percent
  • Inventory is down by nearly 300 homes
  • Median sale price was $184,962
  • Homes spent an average of 91 days on the market

SpaceSimply prides itself on helping home buyers and sellers -- of all ages -- find the perfect space for them. We’re able to do that through incredible market research, knowledge of the market, but most of all, our personal touch. We want to put you into the home of your dreams.

Don’t worry about the market, that’s our job.

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