The New Hampshire Real Estate Market continues to show improvement. Home sales in August continued in an upward trend with 22 percent more sales than in August 2011 according to the New Hampshire Association of REALTORS®.
Homes sales in New Hampshire increased for the eighth time in eight months that home sales were at least 15 percent ahead of the 2011 pace. This brought the total number of sales to 8,413, 21 perecent head of the 6,973 sales in the first eight months of 2011.
For the first time in 2012, the median price was at the same level with the median price in 2011 - ($210,000 in August 2011 and in August 2012). The median price increased in six of the state's 10 counties. There was a 3.5 percent rise in Hillsborough County.
All 10 counties experience sales increases ranging from 9 percent in Grafton County to 41 percent in Sullivan County.
While no one can predict the future, these sales trends are welcome news. It appears that the market has been very busy during the first few weeks of fall. We will see if these positive trends continue.
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The interest rates continue to remain at historically low rates, and pricing is advantageous to Buyers. Sellers in Southern New Hampshire who prepare their homes and price them for the current market are selling their homes more quickly and in some cases, are getting multiple offers. If you would like to know if it is a good time to buy or sell, please contact met and I will be happy to discuss how I might be able to assist YOU. 603-566-1715 or email RealEstateAgentNH@gmail.com.
Note Statistics are based on information from the Northern New England Real Estate Network (NNEREN) for the respective periods shown for the respective regions in the State of New Hampshire on all towns in the State of New Hampshire. All analysis and commentary related to the statistics may be that of the New Hampshire Association of Realtors® and not that of NNEREN.Copyright 2009-2012, Northern New England Real Estate Network, Inc. The reproduction of these statistics is done with the permission of NNEREN. The statistics referenced herein are based solely upon listings submitted to the multiple listing service database of NNEREN and do not include all properties sold and marketed for sale. ALL INFORMATION DEEMED RELIABLE BUT NOT GUARANTEED.
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