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On the 'Watch List': County home sales trends, Allegheny vs. Westmoreland

| Thursday, Jan. 25, 2018, 8:55 p.m.
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Covering December 2016 to December 2017, the latest year-end RE/MAX National Housing Report shows Allegheny County home sales rose 8.8 percent, with the median price up 0.3 percent, while Westmoreland County sales fell 12.8 percent, with the median price down 2.8 percent. Many factors play a role, but Westmoreland officials should ask Realtors and others with insight what they can do to make their county more attractive to house hunters.

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