DURHAM REGION, September 4, 2015 - Durham Region Association of REALTORS® (DRAR) President Sandra O’Donohue reported 984 residential transactions in August 2015. This represents an increase of 7.1 per cent compared to the same period last year. “On top of more sales, we have also seen more listings enter the market,” added O’Donohue. The number of new listings in August 2015 was 1,328 compared to 1,209 in August 2014. In Durham Region, Link homes had the highest sales growth; a 54 per cent increase in the number of sales compared to the same period last year.