We all know it – parking in Somerville can be difficult. According to the city’s parking website, there are “more than 11,600 registered vehicles per square mile; roughly 7,600 more cars per square mile than Boston and almost 3,600 more than Cambridge”. That’s a heck of a lot of cars […]
Have you ever wondered where people lived before they moved to Somerville MA? Spokeo used cell phone numbers to figure out where people came from before they decided to move to hip Somerville. It surprised me to see that Washington DC is the #1 city where people used to live […]
If you’ve been looking around Medford or Somerville lately and think that you are seeing more people, you’re right. Although some parts of Massachusetts are losing population, according to the U.S. Census, our area is growing. The Boston Business Journal has put together an interesting map showing how much population […]
Have you ever wondered where people moving to Medford come from? I’ve just found this interesting information from spokeo.com compiling the most common out of state cell phone numbers found for people living in Medford. I’ve been helping people sell their homes in Medford for over 20 years and I […]
The latest statistics for condos in Somerville MA. The market continues to be strong.
Medford has been named the winner of the Best Place to Start category by Boston Magazine. Medford home prices are on the rise.
Please join us on December 12, 2013 from 4-7 PM for a fun, free holiday celebration!
There are many factors that influence the real estate market here in Medford. Interest rates are higher than they were a few months ago. Today you can get a 30 year fixed rate mortgage for 4.625% if you have good credit. Another important factor is the number of homes for […]
Boston Magazine has just announced their 2013 Best Places to Live. It’s always fun to see which cities and towns make it on this annual list. Medford was named a Best Place to Live in the Starting Out category. Woo-hoo!!
Check out my latest video showing what’s been happening in the condo market in Somerville Here’s the formula: Low inventory + brisk market = higher prices
Today I’m trying something different. Here’s my take on the current trends in the real estate market for single family homes in Medford in a video format. Let me know what you think.
Today let’s talk about the condo market in Somerville and look at what’s been going on in the city over the past year. In the spring, summer and fall of 2011 we saw prices rise (the black line) as the number of condos listed on the market (the orange inventory […]
Many times there’s an inverse relationship between the median sales price in a city and the amount of homes for sale. I’ve rarely seen it so clearly illustrated as in this current graph showing what’s been going on with single family homes in Arlington MA. The black line shows the […]
Today let’s turn our attention to Medford MA and check out what’s going on with single family homes sales in the city. Prices have increased a bit in the last few months but the big news is the level of inventory (the orange line). Notice that in the winter there […]
I love number crunching. It’s the best way to truly get a handle on what’s happening in the real estate market. Today let’s look at single family homes in Stoneham. I decided to look at year over year statistics. The black line shows the percentage change in median sales prices. […]
Unfortunately the Brooks PTO found out that the company they were using for the electronics recycling fund raisers weren’t recycling responsibly so the event has been cancelled.
Let’s take a look at what’s been happening with single family real estate values over the last year in Somerville, MA. The black line which shows the median sales prices. Not surprisingly, prices peaked in July – the reason why I say it’s not a surprise is because home prices […]
Do you have old electronics sitting around in your house that you don’t know what to do with? On Saturday, October 1st, you can recycle your electronics while supporting the Brooks School PTO. Here are the details: RECYCLE DAY! SATURDAY OCTOBER 1 FROM 9-1 In the Brooks Elementary School Driveway […]
Today let’s look at real estate values in Arlington, MA. The black line that almost looks like an EKG reading of a heart rate shows you the median real estate value for single family homes in Arlington over the past year. There have been some ups and downs in prices […]
Curious about the real estate market in Medford MA? Here’s the latest real estate market report: Prices (the black line in the chart above) have been doing a slow seesaw movement where we make a small gain in median price, prices soften and then rise again. The average days on […]
Here are the latest statistics on the real estate market for single family homes for sale in Malden: The median sales price for homes in Malden has recently leveled off at $285,000. The orange line shows you the average days on market. This number increased sharply during our very snowy […]
The sound barriers are coming, the sound barriers are coming! (Sorry but I’m from Medford and Paul Revere passed through the city on his famous ride!) It’s been a long wait but finally sound barriers are coming, at least to a section of Route 93 South in Medford. This fall, […]
Today let’s take a look at real estate in Melrose MA and see what’s been happening with prices in this lovely community. This chart shows the median sales price in the city on the black line. Last summer the median sales prices dropped and then rose again in the fall. […]
Today let’s do a real estate market update and look at what’s been happening over the last year with single family homes in Somerville, MA. The black line traces the median single family home sales price for Somerville over the last year. On the whole, home prices have been steadily […]
Let’s take a look at the latest statistics on the real estate market in Medford MA 02155: This is showing us that the median single family home prices have declined in Medford for the last few months while the average days on the market have increased. However, this is a […]
Although The Boston Globe has just reported that foreclosures in Massachusetts increased 32% in 2010 over the rate of home foreclosures in 2009, Medford has bucked the trend. The Globe ranked the 10 cities with the highest increase in foreclosures and the 10 cities with the highest decrease in foreclosures. […]
Here’s what’s been happening in the real estate market in Arlington MA for the last year. The black line shows the median home sales price. This is the point where half of the homes sold in the city are higher and half of the sale prices are lower. Overall, prices […]
Here’s the latest statistics on the real estate market in Medford Massachusetts. What this shows us is that the median sales price for the city is continuing to rise. The number of days on the market (the amount of time it takes for a property to receive an accepted offer) […]
I’m proud to say that both Cambridge and Somerville are honored on the “100 Best Communities For Young People” list by America’s Promise Alliance (a group founded to improve the lives of children). This is the second time that Somerville has made the list. Both cities have an impressive list […]
Do you have a home in Malden that you’re thinking of selling? Malden encompasses a wide range of neighborhoods and properties. Homes in areas like the West End, Forestdale and Maplewood continue to sell well. Here’s a look at what’s been happening over the past year in the city: Keep […]
Do you live in Somerville or own a property in the city? Here’s an update on the real estate market for single family homes for the last year: As you can see, sales prices for single family homes in the city came down last winter and then up in the […]
As a real estate agent, I’m often asked what’s going on in the housing market. Here’s the latest on single family home sales in Medford for the past year: The black line is the Median Sales Price for single family homes in Medford. Prices have fallen from where we were […]
Are you thinking about selling a piece of real estate or selling your home and moving up but have questions about today’s market? Please join me for a free seminar and get your real estate questions answered. When: Wednesday, September 29th from 7:00 – 9:00 PM Where: Medford Fire Station […]
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Although it’s currently snowing as I look outside my window, the spring real estate market is already beginning in Somerville. Somerville Housing Stats February 2010 These numbers wouldn’t be complete without looking at the average days on the market that it takes for a property to sell. Average Days On […]
Happy Holidays! Here’s the latest scoop on the Medford real estate market. Medford Real Estate Statistics as of December 2009 Let’s compare this to just about one year ago as the new year began. Medford Real Estate Statistics as of January 2009 As you can see, prices throughout the city […]
The real estate market has been busy in Stoneham. Here is the latest info: Stoneham Home Statistics As of December 2009 To get the full picture, you’ll also want to know how long it’s taking properties to sell. Single family homes in Stoneham are selling in an average of 80 […]
Curious about what’s happening in the market for Winchester Homes? I decided to sharpen my pencil and do some number crunching today. Take a look at latest statistics: These numbers only tell you part of the story. You also need to look at how long properties have been on the […]
The leaves are falling from the trees, Halloween has come and gone and we’ve turned the clocks back. It’s time to take a look at what’s happening in the Malden real estate market. Malden Real Estate Market Statistics as of November 2, 2009 The average days on market is another […]