The median sales price of a home in the Baltimore metro area jumped 6.5 percent in February over last year’s prices in the same month, a new report said Monday.

The average sales price recorded for a home last month was $245,000, according to research by the real estate group MarketStats by ShowingTime. The survey was based on data from the Bright MLS multiple listing service.

The $245,000 figure was notable because it was $15,000 higher than the median price recorded in February 2017, reflecting…