July 24, 2014

While home sales plummet nationwide, Johnson County sales inched higher in July

A home for sale in Gardner is pictured. Home sales in Johnson County rose 5 percent in July, according to a report from the National Association of Realtors. Staff photo by Danedri Thompson

Danedri Thompson

The National Association of Realtors (NAR) reported this week that sales of existing homes in July dropped to their lowest levels since the organization began keeping numbers, but the numbers paint a rosier picture in Johnson County.…