Looking out my window certainly confirms that winter is here in New England and with the snow we normally see a slow down in the market. This is exactly what’s happening in the condo and multi family segments of the real estate market in Stoneham MA.
Although 2 and 3 family homes are only a small percentage of the properties in Stoneham, this segment of the market has the highest change in the amount of time taking properties to sell. Although there are 4 less multi family homes for sale this year versus the same time last year, it is now taking on average 2 months longer to put these homes under agreement.
There have been changes in the condo market in 02180 as well. There are currently 43 condos for sale right now where there were only 22 condos for sale at this point last year. It is now taking about a month longer to sell condos in Stoneham as well with days on market now up to 190 days.
The Stoneham single family market has remained a steady market over the last year. There are currently 50 single family homes for sale right now and according to MLS, there were 50 single family homes for sale this time last year. The average days on market has also stayed the same at 136 days in order to have an accepted offer on a property.