Essex County Mid-Year 2017 Housing Market Report
Single Family Homes (SFH)
After passing $400,000 for the first time in 2016, the median price of a SFH increased 7.5% in the first half of 2017 to a new record of $430,000. Sales were down slightly, a reflection of continuing low inventory.
The median price of the condos sold in Essex County increased by 10% over 2016, while sales were up 11%. The condo market has seen a significant volume of new construction which, in general, occurs at higher prices, and these higher prices help to increase the median price overall.
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