This May Be The Perfect Time To Buy A Home

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St. Louis, MO (KTVI) - Interest rates and prices are down , and sales are up.  If you're looking to buy a home then this really may be the perfect time to do it. Local realtors say that the numbers add up to some great deals on homes right now.

In St. Louis City and county nearly 1,000 homes sold in February. That is up 29 percent from last 2011. The average price dropped nearly 14 percent from last year.

Nate Johnson from the st louis association of realtors has more on what is driving the trend.