Cambridge Summary: Inventory is extremely limited down 65% from a year ago.A huge challenge for buyers concerned about a recent rise in mortgage rates. ~ Condo market inventory value was down 52% From 95 million in June 2012 to 44 million at the end of last month ~ The median list price jumped up 32% with days on market remaining below two months before going off market. ~ Condos that went under agreement for the month were up slightly by nearly 2%.
Cambridge condo sales, month to date were down 6% with the year to date up 17%. Sold market dollar volume YTD was up by 36% from 168 million to 228 million in sales. The median sale price rose nearly 15%. ~ Multiple offers and quick sales kept the original price to sale price to over 103%. ~ The average square foot price of $538 was up nearly 15%. Average living area also increased by nearly 5%.