Thursday, February 10, 2011

Taylorsville/Kearns top area for Wasatch Front home sales

A new report showed more people purchased homes in the Taylorsville/Kearns area during the fourth quarter of 2010 than any other city along the Wasatch Front.

Data from the Salt Lake Board of Realtors indicated that there were 151 existing single-family homes sold in ZIP code 84118. More affordable home prices were a driving factor the report stated, with the median price of a home in Taylorsville/Kearns at $138,000 compared to the Wasatch Front’s median home price of $199,900.

Of the top 10 areas for home sales, only one had a median price above $300,000 — ZIP code 84020 in Draper at $349,900, which ranked sixth in sales for the period. Deseret News