Kiawah Island Real Estate reports 41% jump in dollar volume sales for first 6 months of 2015

Home sales continue at brisk pace on Kiawah Island.

Kiawah Island Real Estate continues to post impressive numbers for homes sold on the resort island.

The firm reported $29 million in sales in June from 17 closed transactions.

The agency did not report how many sales it saw in June 2014.

For the first six months of the year, total volume stands at $142 million, up 41 percent compared to $101 million for the January through June period in 2014. The firm handled 92 transactions from January through June this year compared to 90 during the same period last year.

”The pipeline for continued summer sales already looks promising, as we continue to see positive real estate growth on the island,” said Chris Drury, president and broker-in-charge of Kiawah Island Real Estate

The firm also reported $28 million in new signed contracts for June. Year to date, Kiawah Island Real Estate has 115 signed contracts with a value of $173 million, compared to 103 signed contracts with a value of $116 million at this time last year.

Kiawah Island Real Estate handles the majority of listings in the exclusive, gated community.

Reach Warren L. Wise at 937-5524 or twitter.com/warrenlancewise.