Lexington home sales down in June

Home sales in Lexington fell 6.1 percent in June compared with a year earlier, the Lexington-Bluegrass Association of Realtors said Tuesday. The group said there were 450 sales in June compared to 479 a year ago. For the year-to-date, though, sales are up 22.7 percent to 2,079 from 1,695 in 2009.

The median sales price in Lexington in June was $154,750, down just slightly from $154,900 a year ago. For the year-to-date, the median sales price is also down just slightly from $150,350 to $150,000.

The average days on market of a home rose to 67 in June from 66 a year ago.