Homes sold in Hingham - August 2013

By
Managing Real Estate Broker with Brad MacKenzie

Homes sold in Hingham - August 2013

Homes sold in Hingham August 2013It's still a busy summer for home sales in Hingham, Massachusetts. 

38 single-family homes sold in August 

  • up from 33 in July

Because there was a $3,725,000 home sale,

The AVERAGE

  • SALES price was $905,000, up from $720,000 in July
  • LISTING price was $931,000, up from $739,000
  • ORIGINAL price was $951,000, up from $756,000
  • ASSESSMENT was $792,000, up from $632,000
  • AGE is 59 years (built in 1954)

Average = total prices / number of homes

Homes sold in Hingham August 2013
The MEDIAN

  • SALES price was $775,000, up from $650,000
  • LISTING price was $795,000, up from $650,000
  • ORIGINAL price was $795,000, up from $650,000
  • ASSESSMENT was $580,000, down from $603,000

Median = the home halfway down the list


The average

  • number of days on market was 82
  • square footage was 2,636
  • price paid per square foot was $335, up from $313 in July
  • homes sold for about 95% of their original asking price and 97.5% of their last listing price

There are 110 single-family homes on the market in Hingham today

  • That's 3 months of inventory at the current sales pace, and very low

18 new properties came on the market in August

  • leaving inventory lower than the previous month

Mortgage interest rates are trading around 4 1/2%

  • At 4.5%, the monthly payment per $100,000 of principal loan amount is $506

 

In Hingham, well-priced homes are selling much more quickly lately, and there have been a number of multiple offer situations. Buyers should be prepared to make an offer promptly, with a pre-approval in hand.

 

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Hingham home sales August 2013


Numbers rounded to nearest thousand. The information contained in this report, Homes sold in Hingham - August 2013, was taken from MLS Data run on 09/02/2013 and represents all single-family home sales in Hingham from 08/01/2013 to 08/31/2013. It is deemed reliable but cannot be guaranteed. It is not our intention to solicit other real estate broker’s clients. We are happy to work with them and cooperate fully. ©2013 Coldwell Banker Real Estate LLC. Coldwell Banker is a registered trademark licensed to Coldwell Banker Real Estate LLC. An Equal Opportunity Employer. Equal Housing Opportunity. Owned and operated by NRT, LLC.

Comments (2)

Gita Bantwal
RE/MAX Centre Realtors - Warwick, PA
REALTOR,ABR,CRS,SRES,GRI - Bucks County & Philadel
 

Thanks for sharing the market report. I hope consumers in your market will read it.

Sep 09, 2013 11:16 PM
Brad MacKenzie
Brad MacKenzie - Duxbury, MA
Turning Houses into Homes on the South Shore

Thanks, Gita. A few of them will! 

If you just read this, post a quick comment to let me know!

Sep 10, 2013 07:09 AM