In September, the Sheboygan, WI market saw a fall year-over-year in new home closings, dropping after staying level in August. Closings stood at 0 in September after being 1 a year earlier and remaining unchanged at 0 in August from a year earlier. New home closings moved from 1 a year earlier to none after the figure moved from none in August 2014 to none in August 2015.

New home closings were none out of the 169 total closings, a move on a percentage basis from 1 of 166 a year earlier. Closings of new and existing homes jumped year-over-year in September after also rising in August year-over-year.

Other Market Trends

Foreclosures and real estate owned (REO) closings continued to fall from a year earlier in September, but did not appear to be dragging the market. Out of all existing home closings, foreclosures combined with REO closings accounted for 18.9% of closings, below 22.4% a year earlier. The percentage of existing home closings involving foreclosures went from 7.9% in September 2014 to 7.7% in September 2015 and REO closings as a percentage of existing home closings declined to 11.2% from 14.5% a year earlier.

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