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Posted by Birmingham News business staff April 15, 2009 8:46 AM
Birmingham area home sales managed a slight increase in March from the month before but remain weak, a real estate expert says.
Tom Brander, which tracks home sales trends in a blog, says there were 995 residential real estate transactions last month, up nearly 9 percent from February. That figure, however, is down 29 percent from March 2008. On a dollar basis, it was the lowest March since 1999, Brander notes. Read his blog entry.