Pending home sales grew by 28.9 percent here in April, the Lancaster County Association of Realtors said Friday.
Last month saw 495 pending sales here, up from 384 in April 2011, according to the Realtors group.
With the April surge, pending home sales in Lancaster County have climbed in 11 of the past 12 months, including the last seven in a row.
“We’re going in the right direction, and that’s exciting stuff,” said Quentin Miller, LCAR president. “I’m cautiously optimistic about the trend. This is the best we’ve seen in years.”