Runnells home prices rise in the second quarter of 2020

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The median sale price of a home sold in the second quarter of 2020 in Runnells rose by $124,000 while total sales decreased by 38.5%, according to BlockShopper.com.

From April through June of 2020, there were eight homes sold, with a median sale price of $292,000 - a 73.8% increase over the $168,000 median sale price for the same period of the previous year. There were 13 homes sold in Runnells in the second quarter of 2019.

The median sales tax in Runnells for the most recent year with available data, 2017, was $3,693, approximately 1.3% of the median home sale price for the second quarter of 2020.

The following table compares Runnells to other Polk County cities with similar median sales prices in the second quarter of 2020:

CityApr. - June 2020 Home SalesApr. - June 2019 Home Sales% change (Total Home Sales)Apr. - June 2020 Median Sales PriceApr. - June 2019 Median Sales Price% change (Median Sales Price)
Alleman220%$375,865$337,50011.4%
Johnston115130-11.5%$299,900$274,5009.3%
Runnells813-38.5%$292,000$168,00073.8%
Granger1118-38.9%$287,000$261,2959.8%
Clive4265-35.4%$268,250$265,0001.2%
Polk City514610.9%$250,000$216,75015.3%
Grimes107120-10.8%$246,500$244,0001%
Ankeny493500-1.4%$246,500$229,9507.2%
Bondurant4854-11.1%$231,000$226,7501.9%
West Des Moines217251-13.5%$229,900$220,0004.5%
Pleasant Hill6169-11.6%$219,900$230,000-4.4%

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