Thurston home prices, sales and pending sales still down

The Thurston County housing market still is looking for momentum in the new year as home sales, pending sales and median prices all fell in the year-over-year April period, according to Northwest Multiple Listing Service data released today.

Sales fell 27.41 percent to 188 units from 259 units, median prices fell 7.77 percent to $209,232 from $226,850 and pending sales fell 29.39 percent to 322 units from 456 units, the combined single-family residence and condominium data show.

The total number of homes for sale also fell 13 percent to 1,638 units from 1,886 units and new listings in April fell to 414 units from 609 units, the combined year-over-year April data show.

For more on this story, see Friday's Olympian.