Renfrew county posted its best real estate sales jump for the month of April since 2013.

The Renfrew County Real Estate Board said a total of 192 units were sold in the county last month, a 14.3% increase from April 2018. To date, over 470 units have been sold this month. That is an increase of 11.5% from the same time last year. It’s also a seven year high. The average home was sold for $287,431.

The board also said 430 residencies were listed in April, an increase of 21.5% on a year to year basis. However, the amount of active residential listings dropped by 15% from last year. Overall $55.2 million worth of homes were sold in April. This was a new record for the month.