CT Real Estate Barbara Altieri : April 2015

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 March 2015

 Stratford CT Single Family Market Report March 2015

 

Stratford CT Single family home sales in March 2015 continued to 'march on' into positive territory.     Sales were UP 18% as compared to March 2014 sales.


Listing and closed price averages both INCREASED 11%.   The median for the month was
UP 8%. 

 

Days on the market went up 9%

 
The absorption rate for the month was at 5.91  months, meaning if there was no new inventory, it would take 5.91 months to sell off the active 266  listings, statistically just shy of a balanced market.

 

 

 

 

Thinking of buying a home in Stratford CT? Click here to SEARCH for Your New Home in Stratford


Moving forward, there are 68 houses under deposit and 65 pending sales (under contract).... a nice, healthy outlook for closed home sales.

 

Which houses attracted buyers and sold in Stratford CT in March 2015?

 

Stratford CT March 2015 Property Transfers

(as recorded in the Greater Fairfield County MLS as of 4/27/15)

 

Stratford CT Homes Sold in March 2015

 

The sweet spot for sales in March 2015 went up into the $200K-$300K range with 38% of sales with the $100-200K range right behind.     Stratford CT remains a very desirable, affordable town for first time buyers and downsizers.

 

Homes sold in Stratford CT in March 2015

  

The absorption TREND, which shows the number of months it would take to sell the entire inventory at the same pace, came in at 7.98  months for the last three months. 

 

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

 

 

 

SEARCH for Your New Home in Stratford, CT

 

 

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.  Get the most for your listing dollars!

Sellers:  Please read Biggest Home Seller Mistakes if you are thinking of listing your home.

 

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

 

Another jump in sales. .... UP 32% from last month. Stratford CT Sales for the Past Year

 

The sales average for the month was down from last.  If the coming months follow trend, we should be seeing a rise in the averages.

 

 

Check out previous sales and averages here.

 Stratford CT Real Estate Market Report Archive

 

 

Date Source: Greater Fairfield County Multiple Listing Service -- April 27, 2015. No representation or warranty is made to the accuracy of this information.

 

 

Stratford CT Real Estate Market Report and Homes Sold March 2015

 

  

 

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

 

 

Connect with me socially:

Email Barbara Altieri for prompt assistance. Barbara Altieri Facebook Fairfield County CTBarbara Altieri Twitter Barbara Altieri Google Plus Barbara Altieri LinkedIn  Barbara Altieri You Tube

 

 

            

 

 

Comment balloon 2 commentsBarbara Altieri • April 29 2015 11:51AM
Stratford CT Real Estate Market Report and Homes Sold March 2015
share
Stratford CT Single family home sales in March 2015 continued to 'march on' into positive territory. Sales were UP 18% as compared to March 2014 sales. Listing and closed price averages both INCREASED 11%. The median for the month was UP… more
Monroe CT Real Estate Market Report and Homes Sold March 2015
share
Real estate sales in Monroe CT for March 2015 INCREASED 22% as compared to March 2014 closed sales. Average list and sales prices both INCREASED 7% and 8% respectively with the median home price UP 8%. Market absorption came in at 8. 91… more
Trumbull CT 2015 Summer Concerts ~ Toe Tapping Tuesdays!!
share
The Town of Trumbull CT Summer Concert Schedule for 2015 begins June 16 and rocks through September 8. Musical genres represented include rhythm and blues, funk, 50s/60s/70s, Country, Pop, Big Band and Italian. Concerts will be held at the… more
Trumbull CT Summer 2015 Recreation Programs For All Ages
share
Looking for something for the kids to do this summer? How about yourself? Have some free time to learn a new skill or just meet some new friends? The Town of Trumbull Recreation department has published a wonderful Summer 2015 Program… more
Trumbull CT Real Estate Market Report and Homes Sold March 2015
share
Trumbull CT home sales for March 2015 showed a 32% decrease in sales from the same period last year no doubt still reeling from the exceptionally harsh winter. Historically, Trumbull registers the highest number of sales in the months of June… more
Shelton CT Real Estate Market Report and Homes Sold - March 2015
share
Shelton CT single family home sales were UP again -- 24% over the same period last year. Listing and closed sales averages were relatively flat with a 2% increase in list average and a 1% decrease in sales price average. The median… more
Getting Your Mind Into the Gutter
share
Gutters are installed on most homes, and homeowners just forget about them. What they don't know could be doing a lot of damage to the house and foundation. Routine gutter maintenance should be on every homeowner's mind Maintaining the gutter… more
Trumbull CT Little League 1989 World Series Book Is A Home Run
share
Shelton CT resident Christopher Gallo's first book, Unlikely Champions: A Miracle in Williamsport chronicles the amazing story of the 1989 Trumbull CT Little League's World Series win back in August 1989. After 25 years the story of this… more
Simple Money Saving Home Maintenance Tips
share
I have been a homeowner for a long time and through the years have learned many maintenance tips which I consider to be responsible for helping me keep my house in order and avoiding costly repairs. Everything in a house wears out after a while… more
Open House - 56 Wedgewood Road Stratford CT Unit C - Sunday April 12
share
Looking for a pristine townhouse condo in Far Mill River? The weather forecast for Sunday, April 12, is 63 degrees and sunny So it will be perfect weather to go condo shopping at 56C Wedgewood Road, Stratford CT in the Far Mill River complex… more