The following is Boston Proper condo and real estate sales data for the 30 days ending January 16, 2010 and last week.

Number of units currently on the market: 777 last week 754
Average days on market: 163 last week 170
Median list price: $639,000 last week $635,000
Average list price: $1,104,290 last week $1,099,683
Price changes: 92, -5.19%,

Number of units under agreement: 82 last week 81
Median UAG price: $569,500 last week $629,000
Average UAG price: $817,663 last week $893,040

Number of units sold (past 30 days): 105 last week 112
Average days on market: 162 last week 139
Months of supply: 7.40 last week 6.3
Median close price: $538,750 last week $550,000
Average close price: $692,037 last week $739,588
Original list to close price: 92% last week 92%
Sales velocity: $72,663,841 last week $82,833,840

Comparing list prices on MLS for Boston proper condos – January 16, 2008, January 16, 2009 and January 16, 2010:

January 2008 Avg. List Price – $850,936.00
January 2009 Avg. List Price – $694,936.00
January 2010 Avg. List Price – $1,104,290.00

Figures for the list price were based on MLS data.

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John Ford
John Ford

Over the course of 20 years in the Boston downtown real estate market, John represented and sold numerous, condominiums, investment and development properties in Greater Boston and in the surrounding suburbs

In addition to representing Boston condo buyers and sellers, John is currently one of the most recognized Boston condo blog writers regarding Boston condominiums and residential real estate markets. John's insights and observations about the Boston condo market have been seen in a wide variety of the most established local & national media outlets including; Banker and Tradesman, Boston Magazine The Boston Globe, The Boston Herald and NewsWeek and Fortune magazine, among others.


For over 24 years, John Ford, of Ford Realty Inc., has been actively involved in the real estate industry. He started his career in commercial real estate with a national firm Spaulding & Slye and quickly realized that he had a passion for residential properties. In 1999, John entered the residential real estate market, and in 2000 John Started his own firm Ford Realty Inc. As a broker, his clients have come to love his fun, vivacious, and friendly attitude. He prides himself on bringing honesty and integrity to the entire home buying and selling process. In addition to helping buyers and sellers, he also works with rental clients. Whether you’re looking to purchase a new Boston condo or rent an apartment, you’ll quickly learn why John has a 97% closing rate.


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John Ford and his staff can be reached at 617-595-3712 or 617-720-5454. Please feel free to stop by John's Boston Beacon Hill office located at 137 Charles Street.

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