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There’s no other way to say it, this is a bad year for Boston condo sellers.

“The proof is not going to be in words, it’s going to be in deeds.” (Recorded deeds that is)

Back Bay Condo sales – 1/1/09 – 9/30/09
Number of sales – 274
Avg sales price – $993,205.00
Median sales price – $647,500.00

Back Bay Condo sales – 1/1/08 – 9/30/08
Number of sales – 404
Avg sales price – $1,202,479.00
Median sales price – $675,000.00
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Beacon Hill condo sales 1/1/09 – 9/30/09
Number of sales – 134
Avg sales price – $673,043.00
Median Sales price – $472,500.00

Beacon Hill condo sales 1/1/08 – 9/30/08
Number of sales – 187
Avg sales price – $688,434.00
Median Sales price – $480500.00
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Charlestown condo sales 1/1/09 – 9/30/09
Number of sales – 197
Avg sales price – $451,000.00
Median sales price – $422,000.00

Charlestown condo sales 1/1/08 – 9/30/08
Number of sales – 222
Avg sales price – $469,133.00
Median sales price – $415,000.00
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Fenway condo sales 1/1/09 – 9/30/09
Number of sales – 111
Avg sales price – $338,997.00
Median sales price – $312,500.00

Fenway condo sales 1/1/08 – 9/30/08
Number of sales – 161
Avg sales price – $388,208.00
Median sales price – $330,000.00
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Waterfront condo sales 1/1/09 – 9/30/09
Number of sales – 84
Avg sales price – $796,305.00
Median sales price – $672,000

Waterfront condo sales 1/1/08 – 9/30/08
Number of sales – 188
Avg sales price – $1,106,091.00
Median sales price – $750,000.00
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North End condo sales 1/1/09 – 9/30/09
Number of sales – 55
Avg sales price – $489,356.00
Median sales price – $445,000.00

North End condo sales 1/1/08 – 9/30/08
Number of sales – 72
Avg sales price – $452,786.00
Median sales price – $338,250.00
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Hmm…so much for the homebuyer tax credit helping condo sales in Boston.

File Under: 2010 is only a month and half away.

Looking for Boston condos for sale.

Author Profile

John Ford
John Ford
EXPERIENCE

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.



HISTORY

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.

AREAS COVERED

Back Bay

Beacon Hill

Charles River Park

Downtown/Midtown

North End

South End

Seaport District

South Boston

Waterfront

Brookline

Surrounding Communities of Boston
Contact
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.




John Ford
Ford Realty Inc
137 Charles Street
Boston, Ma 02114

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