What's it worth: July 2012

A look at recent area home sales at different price points

Area home prices continue to improve, up 24.5 percent for 2012. According to the Greater Nashville Association of Realtors, June saw 2,453 home sales, 20.8 percent more than in June 2011 but lower than the 29.5 percent increase that May saw compared to May 2011. In June, homes sold for an average of $182,000 up from $176,300 in 2011. Condos sales averaged $160,190, compared to $150,000 a year ago. With these numbers as a backdrop, here are four recent sales at various price points.