It's only a snapshot but it does tell part of the tale.......... remember that all Real Estate is local.
 
Greene & Columbia County Activity Snapshot:
                                                 YTD 2014                YTD 2015        % Change
New Listings                              2660                        2,565                    -3.6
Pending Sales                             868                        1,067                    +22.9%
Closed Sales                               820                           836                    +2.0%
Average Sales Price                 $269,933                  $283,276              +4.9%
 
# Homes for Sale                        Sept. 2014        =     2,133
                                                   Sept. 2015        =     1,901
                                                    % Change    -10.9%