Home sales in the Windsor-Essex region have been steadily gaining this year with May showing another strong boost.

Windsor-Essex County Association of Realtors’ data shows an 18.71 per cent rise in sales in May compared to a year earlier; year-to-date sales were up 17.86 per cent.

Average prices increased 12.75 per cent year-over-year to $235,011 with a 12.58 per cent rise in the year-to-date to $221,433.

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