Below is a report of sales and listing activity for the past week. Information is derived from LINK, the online database that is used by most Boston real estate agents.
New listings: 47
Back on market (listings that went under agreement but deals fell through): 11
Price changes (almost always downward, but some go up): 68
Under agreements: 75
Off market (variety of reasons, but sometimes these are old listings that never sell): 142
ON MARKET DATA:
Total number of listings: 2265 (-194)
Average asking price: $649,486 (+ $3,000)
My opinion: Wait until next year.