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Area home sales in Sept. hit post-crash high
Area home sales in Sept. hit post-crash high

Local home sales last month were the highest in September since before the real estate market crashed, with gains in nearly every jurisdiction in the Baltimore metropolitan area, though prices were essentially flat, according to a monthly report published Friday. Sales of single-family homes and condominiums led the way, both jumping in comparison to last year, while townhouse sales dipped, according to information provided by RealEstate Business Intelligence, a subsidiary of the Metropolitan Regional Information Systems multiple listing service. The region's median sales price dropped by 0.1 percent from last September to $244,700. The sales price was essentially unchanged for...