Cambridge Summary: Inventory continues to remain quite low, up from – 46% from last month to -42% compared to April last year. ~ Condo listing $ volume remains low by 39% from 161 million to 97 million in market value. ~ The median list price is up by 2.4% or 11K with days on market dropping from 3 monyhs to 2 months on average before going off market. ~ Condos that went under agreement were pretty much the same.
Cambridge condo sales month to date are up by 26% with year to date number sold condos up by 15%. Sold $ volume YTD improved 14% from 70 million in 2011 to 82 million this year. The median sale price improved by 3.6% with the ratio of sale price to original price above at 100% due to multiple bidding and reduced time on market. ~ The average square foot price for April was $484 per square foot with the average living areaof 1,185 square feet.
Somerville Summary: April condo inventory remained down by -24%. ~ Listing $ volume was down 15 million from $54.6 million to $69.7million. ~ The median list price went up 7.5% with the active days on market sliding below 2 months. ~ Condos going under agreement increased by 36%. Condos sold for the month exceeded last April by 10% with the year to date sales up 16%. ~
Somerville condo sold $ volume YTD is up 21.9% from the end of April last year. ~ Sold average days on market dropped by over 3 weeks to 85 days. The original price to sale price ratio increased to 96% of the original list price. ~ The average square foot price increased by $37 to $357 per square foot with the average condo size at 1,294 square feet.
Cambridge Summary: We are off to a rough start with Inventory for January remain quite low, less 48% compared to the same period last year. ~ Condo listing $ volume is down 42% from 84 million to 48.5 million in value. Very little improvement from December. ~ The median list price rose by 9%with properties selling at about the same rate, taking an average of 4.5 months to either go U/A or off market. ~ The number of condos that went under agreement was down by 15. Cambridge condo sales dropped 13%.
Sold $ volume was down 32% from 17 to 12 million. ~ The median sale price dropped 8% with the ratio of sale price to original price reflecting the limited inventory at 97%. ~ The average square foot price for January was $433 per square foot with the average living area at 1,045 sf compared to $501 per square foot with an average unit size of 1,088 square feet in 2011.
Somerville Summary: Condo inventory was down by 14% for January. ~ Listing $ volume was down 1.4% from 34 million to 33 in. ~ The median list price was flat increasing by 1.4% with the active days on market showing more demand dropping from over 4 months to three. ~ Condos going under agreement increased by 48%.~ Condos sold for the month were up 7%. ~
Somerville condo sold $ volume for the month was flat up only $1,300 from January last. ~ Sold average days on market did not change at 3.7 months on average. The original price to sale price ratio dropped by 2% to 91% of the original list price. ~ The average square foot price dropped to $303 per square foot from $325 with the average condo size of 1,298 square feet compared to 1,243 square feet.