A Metropolitan Indianapolis Board of Realtors report shows foreclosure sales were also down 8.5 percent.
Central Indiana home prices are up seven percent since last May.
A psychology professor says evicted residents are showing their anger by damaging the homes before they leave.
Realtors say homes with swimming pools may seem more appealing to potential buyers during the summer heat.
Home interest rates are being advertised as historic lows, but to get those rates, realtors say buyers need above average credit.
Home sales were up in April and realtors say houses are remaining on the market for shorter periods of time.
Home sales are up in Indiana, according to the Indiana Association of Realtors.