CT Real Estate Barbara Altieri : June 2013

CT real estate REALTOR Barbara Altieri shares market and general information on towns in Fairfield County and New Haven County.

Stratford CT Real Estate Market Report and Homes Sold May 2013

 

Stratford CT Single Family Market Report May 2013

  

 

Stratford CT May 2013 single family home sales ROCKED showing a 61% INCREASE in sales as compared to May 2012 AND a 56% increase in sales from April 2013!   See annual sales chart below. 

Listing and selling averages INCREASED 15% and 16% respectively with the median home price going UP 9%.  Awesome!

The month remained in a SELLER's MARKET with a less than 6 month supply of homes at 3.83 months which statistically means that if there was no new inventory, it would take 3.83 months to sell off the active 203 listings.

 

 

 

 

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Futures are strong!   Moving forward, there are 50 houses under deposit and a strong 75 pending sales (under contract).  To date for May, there are 51 closed sales and the end of month should add on additional sales as well.

 

 

Which houses attracted buyers and sold in Stratford CT in May 2013?

 

Stratford CT May 2013 Property Transfers
(as recorded in the Greater Fairfield County MLS as of 6/25/13
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 Stratford CT Homes Sold in May 2013

Stratford CT May 2013 Property Transfers

 

The hot spot for sales in May 2013 continued to be in the $200K-$300K range with the $100K-$200K right on its heels.  Stratford CT remains a very desirable, affordable town for first time buyers and downsizers.

 

Home sold in Stratford CT in May 2013

 

 

 

The absorption TREND, which shows the number of months it would take to sell the entire inventory at the same pace, came in at 4.87 for the last three months,  into a seller's market statistically.

 

Keep in mind that this rate is for ALL houses. If you are selling your home, your agent should calculate the absorption rate trend for your price point to get a more accurate analysis. Some price points favor sellers; others favor buyers.

 

Stratford CT Homes for Sale Absorption trend May 2013

 

 

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The success in selling your house in Stratford CT or any other community is dependent upon accurate pricing, effective preparation, calculating the absorption rate for your particular price point, and having a strong online marketing presence. A house will sell if there is a synergy among all four.

 

CONTACT ME for advice on how to LIST, MARKET, and SELL your home effectively in today's market. All agents do not provide the same marketing services.

 

Thinking about selling or just want to know what your home is worth? GET a FREE professional market analysis for your Stratford CT home.  

 

 Stratford CT Sales for the Past Year

 Stratford CT Real Estate Market Report Archive

 

 

 

Date Source: Greater Fairfield County Multiple Listing Service -- June 25, 2013. No representation or warranty is made to the accuracy of this information.

 

 

Stratford CT Real Estate Market Report and Homes Sold May 2013

 

 

  

 

Barbara Altieri, REALTOR®
Listing and Buyer's Agent
Certified Short Sales Specialist
RealtyQuest Real Estate Sales and Services Team

Kinard Realty Group
30 Huntington Street, Shelton CT 06484
Office -- 203.929.1752
Cell -- 203.520.6930
Email -- barbara.altieri@realtyquest.com

 

 

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Comment balloon 4 commentsBarbara Altieri • June 28 2013 07:27PM
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