Sellers have the upper hand in this year’s housing season

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ST. LOUIS, MO (KTVI) -  The housing market in St. Louis is booming this summer.

Chris Purcell, senior vice president of mortgages at Central Bank of St. Louis says that sellers have the upper hand in this year's housing season.

The hottest zip code is 63126 (Crestwood) and Purcell has seen booms in some North County neighborhoods too!

Purcell notes that millennials are hesitant, but they are buying houses, and that he thinks interest rates will stay stable.

By Tess Hill