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: 228
Back on market (listings that went under agreement but deals fell through): 25
Price changes (almost always downward, but some go up): 146
Under agreements: 113
Off market (variety of reasons, but sometimes these are old listings that never sell): 87
ON MARKET DATA:
Total number of listings: 2219 (+ 45)
Average asking price: $675,728 (+ $8,000)
My opinion: Lots of new listings.