The following information is from the local MLS database, as of February 19, 2007, compared to (last week).
Total # of condos for sale in the city of Boston: 2,052 (2,044)
Average # of days on market: 141 (143)
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: $599,948 ($608,734)
Number of condos sold (closed) over past 30 days: 230 (241)
Median sales price, last 30 days: $380,000 ($360,000)
Average sales price, last 30 days: $499,269 ($492,185)
Average days on market: 143 (134)
Ratio, closing (sales) price to original (list) price: 92% (92%)
Number of properties going under agreement, last 30 days: 379 (332)
My thoughts: A pick-up in activity, during a cold, snow-less winter.