Sales drop 1 percent in Charlotte County North while price drops 11 percent
STAFF REPORT for Sarasota Herald Tribune
February proved a brighter month for homes sales in Southwest Florida with a 5 percent increase in sales in the Sarasota-Bradenton market. That was the biggest increase in the state behind Panama City, which posted a 21 percent rise.
There were 598 homes sold in Sarasota-Bradenton last month compared with 568 during the same month in 2006.Charlotte County-North Port posted a 1 percent drop in sales, 216 sales in February 2006 compared with 218 last month.