Home sales up in December

According to recent statistics, Grande Prairie home values should increase over the next year.

The Grande Prairie and Area Association of Realtors released numbers last week, which highlighted a dramatic increase in home sales in December 2012 as well as the 20th consecutive year-over-year increase.

Grande Prairie realtors sold 141 units in December, which is marked as a 31% increase from one year prior. This can be compared to the average Alberta statistics, which dipped 2% from the previous year.

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