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: 215
Back on market (listings that went under agreement but deals fell through): 16
Price changes (almost always downward, but some go up): 169
Under agreements: 147
Off market (variety of reasons, but sometimes these are old listings that never sell): 40
ON MARKET DATA:
Total number of listings: 2074 (+17)
Average asking price: $711,475 (-$9,000)
Median asking price: $489,450 (-$9,500)
Average $ / SF: $546 (-$1)
Average days on market: 16 (+2)
My opinion: Steady market. I, on the other hand, was swamped with work. I mean, SWAMPED. Buyers everywhere!