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Southland Home Sales and Prices Up

Home sales in LA County went up 2.8% last month compared to a year ago while prices increased 4.7%. The median home price in June was 335-thousand dollars compared to 320-thousand last year.

In Orange County the number of homes sold went up even more: 15.7% in June while the median price was 445-thousand, up 6 1/2 percent from last June.

Sales throughout the southland last month were the highest since July 2009.