LINCOLN -- 2013 is turning out to be a booming year for new home sales. Nicole Jensen with the Realtors Association of Lincoln tells KFOR NEWS 470 new homes have new owners in them so far this year, 104 more than all of last year. That new house costs more, too...$28,000 more than 2012. So far this year there have been a total of more than 3,300 houses sold to new owners, that's existing and new homes, up nearly 200 homes. The average sale price of an existing home this year has been $167,000. A new house is averaging $250,000.