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: 190
Back on market (listings that went under agreement but deals fell through): 12
Price changes (almost always downward, but some go up): 265
Under agreements: 64
Off market (variety of reasons, but sometimes these are old listings that never sell): 66
ON MARKET DATA:
Total number of listings: 2616 (+55)
Average asking price: $659,000 (- $6,000)
My opinion: Terribly quiet out there.