The following information is from the local MLS database, as of February 24, 2007, compared to (last week).
Total # of condos for sale in the city of Boston: 2,109 (2,052)
Average # of days on market: 139 (141)
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: $599,869 ($599,948)
Number of condos sold (closed) over past 30 days: 245 (230)
Median sales price, last 30 days: $380,000 ($380,000)
Average sales price, last 30 days: $496,868 ($499,269)
Average days on market: 144 (143)
Ratio, closing (sales) price to original (list) price: 92% (92%)
Number of properties going under agreement, last 30 days: 383 (379)
My thoughts: steady, with slight up-tick in new-to-markets, probably because sellers are encouraged by signs of life in the sales market.