2015 was already off to a record-setting pace, and the March 2015 Sarasota real estate report showed there has been no slowing down. That's great news to a market that continues to rebound with increased sales in both Manatee and Sarasota Counties. In Sarasota County, closings in March reflect a 14.3% increase over March 2014. That’s the difference between 1,201 and 1,050 sales.
The news gets better!
There was a 43.5-percent increase in real estate transactions in March 2015 when 837 properties closed, thus Manatee County boasts a 10.1-percent sales increase between March 2014 and 2015 when 666 closings morphed into 800. From February to March, there were 34.9-percent more closings, bringing that month’s total to 593.
In Sarasota, during the month of