The following information is from the local MLS database, as of February 10, 2007, compared to (last week).
Total # of condos for sale in the city of Boston: 2,044 (2,016)
Average # of days on market: 143 (145)
Median price of all condos for sale in the city of Boston: $399,000 ($399,000)
Average price of all condos for sale in the city of Boston: $608,734 ($587,120)
Number of condos sold (closed) over past 30 days: 241 (233)
Median sales price, last 30 days: $360,000 ($350,000)
Average sales price, last 30 days: $492,185 ($480,376)
Average days on market: 134 (127)
Ratio, closing (sales) price to original (list) price: 92% (92%)
Number of properties going under agreement, last 30 days: 332 (299)
My thoughts: A pick-up in activity, during a cold, snow-less winter.