Atlantic County home prices fell 2.5 percent in the quarter and were down 1.8 percent for the year. In Cumberland County, where only annual data is available, home prices were 0.8 percent lower at the end of 2013 than a year ago.
South Jersey is holding steady in home sales despite the devastation of Hurricane Sandy. Home owners are still selling and home buyers are always looking for homes to buy, especially if they can get a bargain. There are still homes in need of major repair because of the storm.