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NEW YORK (CNN/Money) - U.S. residential real estate markets lost no steam in the first quarter of 2005, according to statistics released Thursday by the National Association of Realtors (NAR).

The NAR's quarterly report covers 136 metro areas. A record 66 of these have experienced double-digit jumps in home prices over the past year.

The previous record was 62 in the last quarter of 2004. Only six areas showed a fall in prices and those declines were fairly modest.

The median price of a single-family American home hit $188,800 at the end of the first quarter, a rise of 9.7 percent compared with a year ago.

Three Florida metropolitan areas led the charge; home prices in Bradenton jumped 45.6 percent from a year earlier to $275,100. Sarasota was up 36 percent to $326,300 and the West Palm-Boca Raton area rose 35.9percent to $362,800.

Beaumont, Tex. led the list of six declining metro areas with a loss of 6.5 percent to $90,000. Other losers included Canton, Ohio (down 4.5 percent to $103,400), Syracuse, N.Y. (down 2.6 percent to $92,600), and Waterloo-Cedar Falls Iowa (down 2.6 percent to $86,500).

The NAR report for the first quarter was released on May 12; second-quarter results are due on August 15.

Metro Area State Percent
Change
Median Price
San Francisco Bay Area CA 14.8% $689,200
Orange County (Anaheim/Santa Ana) CA 14.7% $656,900
San Diego CA 20.9% $584,100
Honolulu HI 26.0% $529,100
Los Angeles Area CA 21.1% $474,700
New York: Bergen/Passaic NJ 18.1% $448,100
New York: Nassau/Suffolk NY 16.3% $446,700
New York/N. New Jersey/Long Island NY/NJ/CT 18.0% $435,200
Boston MA 14.8% $398,300
New York: Middlesex/Somerset/Hunterdon NJ 18.2% $381,400
New York: Newark NJ 13.6% $379,700
Washington DC/MD/VA 22.7% $369,000
W. Palm Beach/Boca Raton/Delray Beach FL 35.9% $362,800
New York: Monmouth/Ocean NJ 20.3% $358,500
Sacramento CA 26.9% $352,900
Riverside/San Bernardino CA 32.6% $343,400
Sarasota FL 36.0% $326,300
Seattle WA 13.7% $321,100
Ft. Lauderdale/Hollywood/Pompano Beach FL 31.8% $320,700
Miami/Hialeah FL 28.4% $315,700
Las Vegas NV 29.4% $291,000
Worcester MA 8.9% $279,300
Bradenton FL 45.6% $275,100
Providence RI 13.0% $271,200
New Haven/Meriden CT 13.6% $255,600
Lake County IL 2.9% $249,100
Hartford CT 15.2% $244,500
Chicago IL 6.9% $243,800
Portland ME 11.5% $243,100
Denver CO 1.8% $236,000
Baltimore MD 6.9% $235,300
Aurora/Elgin IL 11.0% $229,300
Trenton NJ 8.0% $225,400
Portland OR 14.7% $223,700
Tacoma WA 19.4% $221,900
Minneapolis/St. Paul MN/WI 6.7% $218,700
Atlantic City NJ 23.2% $217,400
Ft. Myers/Cape Coral FL 25.6% $215,700
Madison WI 6.5% $207,800
Tucson AZ 19.8% $199,000
Milwaukee WI 9.1% $198,900
Wilmington DE/NJ/MD 14.9% $195,000
Orlando FL 28.7% $194,400
Phoenix AZ 24.4% $193,800
Colorado Springs CO 6.0% $192,200
Charleston SC 6.9% $189,300
Melbourne/Titusville/Palm Bay FL 29.3% $184,000
Richmond/Petersburg VA 16.2% $180,500
Eugene/Springfield OR 15.1% $178,500
Raleigh/Durham NC 0.6% $175,600
Springfield MA 14.4% $174,600
Norfolk/Virginia Bch/Newport News VA 22.2% $174,000
Tampa/St. Petersburg/Clearwater FL 15.7% $172,800
Albany/Schenectady/Troy NY 17.5% $170,400
Daytona Beach FL 18.6% $169,500
Charlotte/Gastonia/Rock Hill NC/SC 9.1% $169,400
Philadelphia PA/NJ 1.7% $164,800
Jacksonville FL 14.5% $164,400
Atlanta GA 4.8% $159,500
Gainesville FL 8.0% $159,300
Salt Lake City/Ogden UT 6.1% $157,000
Tallahassee FL 6.6% $156,700
Austin/San Marcos TX 2.5% $154,100
Green Bay WI 10.3% $152,800
Nashville TN 11.3% $152,100
Birmingham AL 10.9% $152,100
Detroit MI 0.5% $151,000
Albuquerque NM 11.1% $149,700
Kansas City MO/KS 4.2% $148,300
Richland/Kennewick/Pasco WA 1.6% $144,800
Pensacola FL 18.5% $143,800
Lexington/Fayette KY 7.9% $141,500
New Orleans LA 10.9% $141,200
Columbus OH 1.7% $140,100
Dallas TX 5.4% $140,000
Cincinnati OH/KY/IN 2.7% $139,600
Des Moines IA 4.3% $139,000
Houston TX 5.7% $138,100
Greensboro/Winston-Salem/High Point NC 1.5% $136,800
Grand Rapids MI 4.6% $136,400
Spokane WA 16.1% $136,300
Mobile AL 7.2% $136,100
Cleveland OH 5.4% $135,400
Knoxville TN 8.3% $135,200
Lansing/East Lansing MI 5.5% $135,200
Lincoln NE 4.5% $133,500
Sioux Falls SD 2.0% $132,900
Omaha NE/IA 3.0% $132,400
Memphis TN/AR/MS 1.5% $131,500
Baton Rouge LA 7.0% $130,500
Louisville KY/IN 2.4% $130,100
Columbia SC 6.6% $129,500
Rockford IL 14.0% $129,300
Appleton/Oshkosh/Neenah WI 5.9% $128,000
Springfield MO 15.4% $126,400
Fargo/Moorhead ND/MN 6.7% $125,300
Chattanooga TN/GA 8.1% $123,800
Ft. Worth/Arlington TX 13.3% $123,600
San Antonio TX 8.6% $123,600
Jackson MS 15.6% $123,500
Ocala FL 27.0% $122,200
Greenville/Spartanburg SC -0.3% $121,300
Biloxi/Gulfport MS 12.8% $121,100
Gary/Hammond IN 7.6% $120,900
Champaign/Urbana/Rantoul IL 12.9% $120,700
Cedar Rapids IA -1.5% $118,700
Toledo OH 9.1% $118,600
Montgomery AL 8.4% $118,300
Kalamazoo MI 2.7% $117,000
Corpus Christi TX 9.1% $116,500
Indianapolis IN 3.0% $116,300
Saint Louis MO/IL 2.7% $112,800
Charleston WV 13.0% $112,500
Tulsa OK 6.6% $112,300
Akron OH 6.5% $111,200
Shreveport LA 9.0% $110,600
Oklahoma City OK 9.3% $110,300
Dayton/Springfield OH 2.6% $110,000
Little Rock-N. Little Rock AR 6.2% $108,600
Rochester NY 14.9% $107,800
Pittsburgh PA 6.6% $106,400
Wichita KS 11.7% $105,100
El Paso TX 15.0% $104,800
Canton OH -4.5% $103,400
Davenport/Moline/Rock Island IA/IL 4.8% $103,000
Amarillo TX 10.7% $102,600
Topeka KS 8.8% $95,500
Buffalo/Niagara Falls NY 8.9% $93,900
Ft. Wayne IN 4.2% $93,400
Springfield IL 10.4% $92,700
Syracuse NY -2.6% $92,600
Peoria IL 9.1% $91,500
South Bend/Mishawaka IN 10.7% $91,100
Beaumont/Port Arthur TX -6.5% $90,000
Waterloo/Cedar Falls IA -2.6% $86,500
Youngstown/Warren OH 1.4% $82,400
Boise City ID N/A N/A
Saginaw/Bay City/Midland MI N/A N/A
Reno NV N/A N/A
Metro Area State Percent
Change
Median Price
Source: National Association of Realtors ^top^



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