braemar property value report: Braemar Property Values: September-October 2010 (Arista Series) - 11/06/10 12:51 PM
This is only one of two remaining Braemar Property Value Reports before the end of 2010.  Hard to believe the holiday season is upon us.  Even as the temperature is dropping, the value of homes in the Arista Series built by Brookfield Homes is on the rise.  Floor plans within the Arista Series include the Allister, Buckingham and the very popular Canterbury.
This Braemar Property Value Report, covering the resales of Arista Series homes in September and October, consists of two Canterbury sales.  One a foreclosure that, despite its granite counters and hardwood floors, was considered a fixer-upper.  The other, a … (4 comments)

braemar property value report: Bramear Property Values: January-February 2010 (Carriage Series) - 02/28/10 07:50 AM
Braemar Property Values for January-February 2010 have just been calculated for the Carriage Series homes.  What's a Carriage Series home?  That's easy.  These are single family homes with detached garages.  (Of course, not all Carriage home have a garage.  Some homes chose to have only asphalt where the garage would normally sit.) The models that make up the Carriage Series homes are:  Maplewood, Norwood, Oakdale and Parkdale.
Braemar Property Values for the Carriage Series this report are an average of the past two months sales.  In Janaury and February there were four resales.  Two Maplewoods, a Parkdale and an Oakdale.  This gives us a mix … (5 comments)

braemar property value report: Braemar Property Values: January-February 2010 (Arista Series) - 02/28/10 07:34 AM
Braemar Proerty Values for the beginning of the year, January-February 2010, are in for the Arista Series.  The Arista Series consists of the large, single family homes built by Brookfield Homes and will be one of three models:  Allister, Buckingham or Canterbury.   If you have one of these models, this Braemar Property Value Report pertains to you.
Braemar Property Values were, once again, comprised of only one resale in the Arista Series in the last two months, so there was no averaging necessary.  One resale means the average market value is the sale price of the one sale.  Luckily, that one sale brings property values … (3 comments)

braemar property value report: Braemar Property Values: November-December 2009 (Arista Series) - 01/06/10 05:57 AM
Braemar Proerty Values for November -December 2009 are in for the Arista Series.  The Arista Series consists of the large, single family homes built by Brookfield Homes and will be one of three models:  Allister, Buckingham or Canterbury.   If you have one of these models, this Braemar Property Value Report pertains to you.
Braemar Property Values were , once again, comprised of only one resale in the Arista Series this report, so there was no averaging necessary.  One resale means the average market value is the sale price of the one sale.  That sale was an expanded Canterbury model...the largest home available in the Arista Series.  … (3 comments)

braemar property value report: Braemar Property Values: November-December 2009 (Carriage Series) - 12/27/09 03:23 AM
Braemar Property Values for November-December 2009 have just been calculated for the Carriage Series homes.  What's a Carriage Series home?  That's easy.  These are single family homes with detached garages.  (Of course, not all Carriage home have a garage.  Some homes chose to have only asphalt where the garage would normally sit.) The models that make up the Carriage Series homes are:  Maplewood, Norwood, Oakdale and Parkdale. 
Braemar Property Values for the Carriage Series this report are an average of the past two months sales.  In November and December there were three resales.  One Norwood, one Parkdale and one Oakdale.  This gives us a … (4 comments)

braemar property value report: Braemar Property Values, July-August 2009 (Heritage Series) - 08/31/09 05:18 AM
Braemar Property Values are in for July-August 2009 for the Heritage Series homes.  What's a Heritage series home?  That's easy.  A Heritage Series home is one of the mid-size single family homes with attached garages, built by Brookfield Homes.  They come in four models:  Exeter, Zachary, Yardley and Waverly.  Yardleys are by far the most commonly seen of the Heritage Series.
Braemar Property Value for the Heritage Series homes is an average of the sale for the prior two months.  In this report (July-August 2009) there were three resales, all Yardley models.  This brings the avearage Braemar Propery Value for Heritage … (6 comments)

braemar property value report: Braemar Property Values, July-August 2009 (Courtyard Series) - 08/31/09 05:07 AM
Bramear Property Values are in for the months of July and August 2009 for the Courtyard Series homes.  What's a Courtyard home?  A Courtyard homes is one with nearly a zero lot line.  They are five to a pipe stem, fully detached and have two car garges.  They are often referred to as "executive" homes as they are ideal for folks that have no time, or want, for yardwork.    Courtyard homes come in three models:  Arlington, Clarendon and Ballston. 
The Braemar Property Values for Courtyard homes are calculated by averaging the sales within the last two months.  In July and August, … (7 comments)

braemar property value report: Braemar Property Values, July-August 2009 (Carriage Series) - 08/31/09 04:14 AM
Braemar Property Values for July-August 2009 have just been calculated for the Carriage Series homes.  What's a Carriage Series home?  That's easy.  These are single family homes with detached garages.  You can still be a Carriage home without a detached garage.  The models that make up the Carriage Series homes are:  Maplewood, Norwood, Oakdale and Parkdale. 
Braemar Property Values for the Carriage Series this report (July-August 2009) are an average of the past two months sales.  In July and August there were only two sales.  One Norwood and one Parkdale model.  This gives us a mix of smaller and larger Carriage … (5 comments)

braemar property value report: Braemar Property Values, July-August 2009 (Arista Series) - 08/31/09 03:47 AM
Braemar Proerty Values for July-August 2009 have just been tabulated for the Arista Series.  The Arista Series consists of the large, single family homes built by Brookfield Homes and will be one of three models:  Allister, Buckingham or Canterbury.   If you have one of these models, this Braemar Property Value Report pertains to you.
Braemar Property Values were impacted by two resales in the Arista Series this report (July-August 2009).  Those two resales were both Canterbury models, the most popular floor plan of the Arista Series.  Braemar's average property value for Arista homes is now $403,250, down from $420,475 last report (May-June … (5 comments)

braemar property value report: Braemar Property Value Report: March-April 2009 (Heritage Series) - 05/03/09 11:51 AM
Another two months of home sales in Braemar is giving us the opportunity to reflect on property values in the neighborhood.  This post will focus on the Heritage Series homes.  This particular series includes the following models:  Yardley, Waverly, Zachary & Exeter.  They are what I like to call the "Mama Bear" homes built by Brookfield in Braemar.
There were five resales,all Yardleys, during the last two months.  These sales brings us to our average sales price of $340,000.  That's a huge change from last report's $294,000 (January-February 2009).  A change I know we are all happy to see. 
The average seller subsidy (closing cost assistance from seller to … (7 comments)

braemar property value report: Braemar Property Value Report: March-April 2009 (Courtyard Series) - 05/03/09 11:21 AM
It's time for another Braemar Property Value Report for the Courtyard Series homes built by Brookfield.    These courtyard homes are near zero lot line homes...five to a single pipe stem or driveway.  They include the Clarendon, Ballston & Arlington models.
The averages for this report are based on one resale in March and April 2009; a Ballston model.
The average sale price went up significantly to $325,000.  That's up from $235,000 last report (January-February 2009.)  There was an average of $10,000 seller subsidy(closing cost assistance from seller to buyer) this sale, which is a night and day difference to the lack of seller subsidy last report.  The … (7 comments)

braemar property value report: Braemar Property Value Report: March-April 2009 (Carriage Series) - 05/03/09 10:59 AM
Another two months of home sales in Braemar is giving us the opportunity to reflect on property values in the neighborhood.  This particular post will focus on the Carriage Series homes.  That includes the following models:  Maplewood, Norwood, Oakdale & Parkdale.  They are the detached garage homes built by Brookfield in Braemar.
As the market has declined, the Carriage Series homes have been in consistent demand by buyers.  These smaller single family homes are a great alternative for first time home buyers that may otherwise buy a townhouse.  The average sale price this report, after two resales in the past two months, is now $270,500.  That's a slight decrease … (7 comments)

braemar property value report: Braemar Property Value Report: March-April 2009 (Arista Series) - 05/03/09 10:37 AM
Another two months of home sales in Braemar is giving us the opportunity to reflect back on property values in the neighborhood.  This particular post will focus on the Arista Series homes built by Brookfield.  That includes the following models:  Canterbury, Allister and Buckingham.  These are the largest single family homes built by Brookfield in Braemar.
This Braemar Property Value Report gives us an average of two Canterbury resales, both with finished basements.  The average sale price is now $430,000.  That's a big improvement since the average of $404,967 we saw last report (January-February 2009).  That's an average market value INCREASE of 6.2% in two months.  I like this … (7 comments)

braemar property value report: Braemar Property Value Report: January-February 2009 (Carriage Series) - 03/07/09 02:30 AM
Another two months of home sales in Braemar is giving us the opportunity to once again reflect on property values in the neighborhood.  This particular post will focus on the Carriage Series homes.  That includes the following models:  Maplewood, Norwood, Oakdale & Parkdale.  They are the detached garage homes built by Brookfield in Braemar.
As the market has declined, the Carriage Series homes have been in consistent demand by buyers.  These smaller single family homes are a great alternative for first time home buyers that may otherwise buy a townhouse.  The average sale price this report, after three resales in the past two months, is now $274,483.  That's a … (4 comments)

braemar property value report: Braemar Property Value Report: January-February 2009 (Heritage Series) - 03/02/09 09:33 AM
Another two months of home sales in Braemar is giving us the opportunity to reflect once more on property values in the neighborhood.  This particular post will focus on the Heritage Series homes.  This particular series includes the following models:  Yardley, Waverly, Zachary & Exeter.  They are what I like to call the "Mama Bear" homes built by Brookfield in Braemar.
There were two resales, both Yardleys, during the last two months.  These sales brings us to our average sales price of $294,000.  That's a huge change from last report's $357,450 (November-December 2008). 
The average seller subsidy (closing cost assistance from seller to buyer) was about the same this report, $5,435 from … (4 comments)

braemar property value report: Braemar Property Value Report: January-February 2009 (Courtyard Series) - 02/28/09 04:32 AM
It's time for another Braemar Property Value Report for the Courtyard Series homes built by Brookfield.    These courtyard homes are near zero lot line homes...five to a single pipe stem or driveway.  They include the Clarendon, Ballston & Arlington models.
The averages for this report are based on one resale in January and February 2009; a Ballston model.
The average sale price went down significantly to $235,000.  That's down from $290,000 last report (November-December 2008.)  There was no seller subsidy(closing cost assistance from seller to buyer) this sale, which is a night and day difference to the reported $8,400 seller subsidy last report.  … (3 comments)

braemar property value report: Braemar Property Value Report: January-February 2009 (Arista Series) - 02/28/09 04:16 AM
Another two months of home sales in Braemar is giving us the opportunity to once again reflect on property values in the neighborhood.  This particular post will focus on the Arista Series homes built by Brookfield.  That includes the following models:  Canterbury, Allister and Buckingham.  These are the largest single family homes built by Brookfield in Braemar.
This Braemar Property Value Report gives us an average of three Canterbury resales, all with some degree of finished basements.  The average sale price is now $404,967.  That's down from $435,250 last report (November-December 2008).  That's an average market value reduction of 7% in two months.
The average seller subsidy(closing cost … (3 comments)

braemar property value report: Braemar Property Value Report: November-December 2008 (Courtyard Series) - 01/04/09 08:43 AM
It's time for another Braemar Property Value Report for the Courtyard Series homes built by Brookfield.    These courtyard homes are near zero lot line homes...five to a single pipe stem or driveway.  They include the Clarendon, Ballston & Arlington models.
The averages for this report are based on one resale in November and December 2008; an Arlington model.
The average sale price went from $299,500 last report (September-October 2008) to $290,000 this report.  The average seller subsidy (closing cost assistance from seller to buyer) is up significantly from $2,850 last report to $8,400 this report.  The worst news is that the average number of … (5 comments)

braemar property value report: Braemar Property Value Report: November-December 2008 (Carriage Series) - 01/04/09 08:30 AM
Another two months of home sales in Braemar is giving us the opportunity to once again reflect on property values in the neighborhood.  This particular post will focus on the Carriage Series homes.  That includes the following models:  Maplewood, Norwood, Oakdale & Parkdale.  They are the detached garage homes built by Brookfield in Braemar.
As the market has declined, the Carriage Series homes have been in consistent demand by buyers.  These smaller single family homes are a great alternative for first time home buyers that may otherwise buy a townhouse.  The average sale price this report, after three resales in the past two months, is now $282,967.  That's an … (5 comments)

braemar property value report: Braemar Property Value Report: November-December 2008 (Arista Series) - 01/04/09 04:16 AM
Another two months of home sales in Braemar is giving us the opportunity to once again reflect on property values in the neighborhood.  This particular post will focus on the Arista Series homes built by Brookfield.  That includes the following models:  Canterbury, Allister and Buckingham.  They are the largest single family homes built by Brookfield in Braemar.
This Braemar Property Value Report gives us an average of two Canterbury resales, both with fully finished basements.  The average sale price is now $435,250.  That's up from $410,000 last report (September & October 2008). Before you get excited, please note that one of the two resales … (5 comments)

 
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