ulster county real estate: Ulster County Real Estate Statistics for the First Half of 2010 - 07/28/10 08:56 AM
The statistics shown below were taken from the Ulster County Multiple Listing Service.  
Comparing sales from January 1, 2010 through July 15, 2010 with sales from the same time period in 2009, there has been an increase of 160 homes sold, a 33.6% increase.  The average sale price decreased from $240,296 to $235,503, a 2% decrease.  The median sale price increased from $206,730 to $209,875, a 1.5% increase. Sales increased for homes in every price category, except for the lowest and highest priced homes, those priced under $100,00 and over $501,000.
When you compare sales for the January 1, 2010 through July 15, 2010 with … (0 comments)

ulster county real estate: Current Market Conditions for Single-Family Homes in Ulster County - 05/13/10 09:15 AM
The statistics shown below were taken from the Ulster County Multiple Listing Service.  
Comparing sales from January 1, 2010 thru April 24, 2010 with sales from the same time period in 2009, there has been an increase of 70 homes sold, a 31.5% increase.  The average sale price increased from $232,509 to $241,285, a 3.7% increase.  The median sale price increased from $190,000 to $209,120, a 10% increase. Sales increased in every price category, except for sales of homes over $1 million.
Comparing sales from January 1, 2010 thru April 24, 2010 with sales from all of 2009, the average and … (0 comments)

ulster county real estate: Ulster County Real Estate Statistics for 2009 - 01/21/10 06:14 AM
The following statistics were taken from the Ulster County Multiple Listing Service (MLS).  These statistics include all single family homes sold in Ulster County that were listed on the Ulster County MLS.  We will be comparing statistics for the full 2009 year with the previous year's statistics.
The average and median price for single family homes sold in 2009 decreased considerably from 2008. 
One of the major reasons for this decline was the federal government offering an $8,000 tax credit to first-time homebuyers in 2009.  As a result, many of the homes sold were to first-time homebuyers, and these buyers tend … (0 comments)

ulster county real estate: New Loan Assistance Program from New York State - 12/28/09 04:27 AM

Here is some great first-time home-buyer news: SONYMA (State Of NY Mortgage Agency)  has announced two new features that can be used with their loan programs.
1.  Down-payment assistance loan of up to 3% of the home price, with a maximum of $10,000. This is a no payment, 0% interest loan, which is forgiven after 10 years.
2.  Tax credit advance loan.  Now applicants can receive their $8,000 federal tax credit at the closing, when they need it.  If the advance is paid back by June 30, 2011, there is no interest.  In order to be eligible, borrowers must generally be first-time home-buyers, and … (0 comments)

ulster county real estate: Photographing Properties for Sale in Ulster County New York - 11/30/09 05:23 AM
Before Team Ulster lists a real estate property for sale in Ulster County, we take over 100 photographs of:
 
The inside of the house. We don't stop at taking photographs of the bedrooms, kitchen, and living rooms from many angles. We also photograph the bathrooms, attic, basement, hallways, garage, fireplaces, wood stoves, the views from the windows, and any features that buyers might be interested in.  
The outside of the house. We take photographs from all sides of the house, including close-ups and distance shots. But we don't stop there. We photograph the doorways, walkways, decks, patios, and outside … (0 comments)

 
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