Area luxury home sales up in December
Last Updated: 14:51 January 16, 2014
Seventy-four luxury homes sold in the region in December, a 15.6 percent increase compared with December of 2012. That number was a 12 percent hike from November when 66 luxury homes were sold.
There were eight $2 million or higher sales in December, down from 13 in November. Denver boasted 24 million-dollar sales, followed by Boulder with 10. Cherry Hills Village and Castle Rock had four each.
The most expensive home in the region in December was a six-bedroom, 5.5-bath, 10,000-square-foot home near Denver Country Club that sold for nearly $4.4 million.
The numbers are based on Multiple Listing Service data off all homes that sold for $1 million or more last month.
The median sale price of luxury homes dipped slightly year over year to $1,336,894. But such homes sold faster on average than a year ago, and sellers received a higher percentage of asking price at 95.5 percent.
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