Professional Home Staging and Photography Blog: The Trend in Home Prices in West Bridgewater MA in January 2012 – Improving, or...?

The Trend in Home Prices in West Bridgewater MA in January 2012 – Improving, or...?

The Trend in Home Prices in West Bridgewater MA in January 2012 – Improving, or...?

 

Prices of single family homes in West Bridgewater MA in January 2012 on average have been falling in recent months! Home prices in January 2012 on average are up 12.6% compared to January 2011, and they are down 6.4% since July of 2011. It’s important to note that on average, home sales prices in West Bridgewater have remained fairly level over the past 2.5 years.

 

However, the average listing price of single family homes for sale in West Bridgewater MA in January 2012 is $285,140, up 13.6% from a month ago. Compare this to the current median sales price of $275,000 - where half of sales are above this amount and half below it.

 

Below is a chart of the trend of median sales prices of single family homes sold in West Bridgewater MA over the past 5 years through January 2012:

 

Median sales prices of single family homes in West Bridgewater MA in January 2012

 

Meanwhile, the number of single family homes sold per month in January 2012 in West Bridgewater MA has increased 19.1% from the average over the last 12 months.

 

Below is a chart of the trend in the number of monthly settlements of single family homes sold in West Bridgewater MA over the past 5 years through January 2012:

 

Number of homes sold in West Bridgewater MA from January 2007 through January 2012

 

So what does all this mean? Well, if you're looking for a home in West Bridgewater MA, you may be able to find a bargain. Mortgage rates are at historical lows, and while sales prices of homes are down, sales of homes are up.

 

You can still buy a home with no money down with a VA Loan or with a USDA Rural Development Home Loan. With the FHA Mortgage program, you can purchase a home with as little as 3.5% down. With a MassHousing loan, you can purchase a home with as little as 3.0% down. When you’re ready to buy a home, find out how much house you can afford to buy in West Bridgewater MA or in the surrounding area.

 

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For more information about home values and the real estate market in West Bridgewater MA, if you any questions about the home buying or selling process, or when you're ready to buy or sell a home,please contact me.

 

East Bridgewater, MA 02333
Phone: (508) 443-1332

Lew Corcoran, ASP®, IAHSP, IAHSP-CB
Accredited Home Staging Professional
Professional Real Estate Photographer

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Comment balloon 0 commentsLew Corcoran, ASP® • February 23 2012 04:31AM

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