4/21/2021 2:30 PM
2021 Looms as Busy Year Despite Low Inventory ... home sales in the Peoria area were up 15 percent in the first quarter over the same period last year, according to the Peoria Area Association of REALTORS®. Home sales totaled 1,330 in the first three months of 2021 compared to 1,157 homes sold in the first quarter of 2020. The biggest increases in sales came in Peoria Heights, Creve Coeur, Cuba, West Peoria and Macomb.
4/15/2021 12:43 PM
The RPAC Auction will take place ONLINE from May 3-May 7. You may stop by the PAAR Office to view the auction items in-person throughout the week. On Friday, May 7 from 5-7PM we will host an Open House so we can fiesta together! You'll enjoy drinks, food, photo booth fun and more! Tickets are $25.00 PP through 4/28 and $35.00 PP after.
4/6/2021 11:26 AM
The PAAR CARES Foundation has joined Phoenix Community Development Services, as well as other community partners, in assisting with the expansion of the Sow to Grow Community Garden.
1/20/2021 2:38 PM
Pandemic Fails to Slow Housing Sales in Peoria Area During Challenging Year The family home took on a new importance in 2020. The year that challenged the Peoria area's health, business and employment in unprecedented ways saw home sales climb by 18.3 percent over 2019. During the year 2020, home sales increased by 28 percent in the third quarter and by 29 percent in the fourth quarter compared to the same periods in 2019, according to Peoria Area Association of REALTORS®.
1/7/2021 10:44 AM
Members of the Peoria Area Association of REALTORS® (PAAR) showed their love for the communities they live in by organizing the first Deck the Halls Open House and Silent Auction and raising $7,000 to help future residents in need. “Despite the many challenges that PAAR Cares Foundation faced during the COVID-19 pandemic and raising funds to assist those in need for 2021, we are proud that PAAR and the public came together and helped the inaugural Deck the Halls fundraiser be a success,” sa
10/21/2020 2:19 PM
Despite COVID-19, Q3 Stats Prove the Peoria Region is Still Holding Strong, In Fact Breaking Records ... Despite some of the most challenging obstacles in recent history, area home sales broke records in the third quarter, totaling 2,210 closed sales; 28% increase from the third quarter of 2019. Each month of Q3 also month of the second quarter also surpassed any previous months on record.
9/22/2020 12:55 PM
Illinois REALTORS® launches Diversity Initiative – Leader in housing policy to amplify industry’s impact on promoting diversity, equality and affordability.
5/13/2020 12:00 AM
Home Showings Up in Peoria; despite restrictions, home sales down only 6% in April. May 13, 2020 - Peoria, Illinois The Peoria-area housing market has shown resilience despite limitations dictated by the COVID-19 outbreak. Figures released this week by the Peoria Area Association of REALTORS® show that the number of showings by PAAR REALTORS® steadily increased.
5/5/2020 3:05 PM
More homeowners are taking on do-it-yourself house projects while staying at home, which is helping to add value and appeal to their properties. Even small projects, like cleaning tile grout, can make a big difference, real estate pros say.
3/19/2020 7:47 AM
The Peoria Area Association of REALTORS® recognizes the challenges faced by all citizens these days as we cope with containing the spread of the coronavirus. At this time when families are being asked to stay home, PAAR wants to let the public know that Realtors® are ready to serve this community in a safe and productive manner.
The PAAR CARES Foundation is a 501(c)3 organization providing charitable and benevolent support to residents of Central Illinois.