Massachusetts Home Prices

September 19, 2016

Low unemployment rate drives MA home sales, prices higher

All the jobs created by the dynamic Massachusetts economy are driving the MA unemployment rate down to lows not seen since the high tech boom years […]
January 18, 2016

MA home sales hit record volume in 2015

The number of single family homes sold in Massachusetts in 2015 soared to record highs, according to data provided by MLSPIN. Home sales volume across MA […]
November 2, 2015

Finding bargains as Greater Boston home prices near all time highs

Home buyers looking for a good deal this fall may be hard pressed to find bargains in the Bay State. Greater Boston home prices are now […]
September 8, 2015

Strong August home sales signal active fall selling season ahead

Single family home sales volume in Massachusetts rose by over 10% in August, compared to the same month one year ago. The solid showing came on […]
August 5, 2015

Case-Shiller Boston Price Index slips again

The Case-Shiller Home Price Index for Boston declined recently for the second straight month this year. May’s reading of 178.94 puts the seasonally adjusted Index roughly […]
July 9, 2015

Why MA home prices may drop this summer

The seasonally adjusted Case-Shiller Home Price Index for Boston may be signaling that a new round of real estate weakness is in the offing in the […]
June 2, 2015

Home price gains, demand shift forecast for Bay State housing

The Dukakis Center for Urban and Regional Policy at Northeastern  University recently released its annual Greater Boston Housing Report Card.  In the Report Card, the Dukakis […]
January 30, 2015

Home prices resume rise

It’s safe to say the slump Greater Boston home prices encountered last summer is over!  The seasonally adjusted Case-Shiller Home Price Index for Greater Boston rose […]
July 8, 2014

Greater Boston home prices near 2005 highs

As astonishing as it may sound, Greater Boston home values have recouped most of their Great Recession losses!  Since January 2012, metro Boston single family home […]
April 2, 2014

Franklin MA home prices up 34 percent since 2011

The median sales price of single family homes in Franklin, MA rose 6.1% in the first quarter just ended, compared to the first quarter of 2013.  […]
January 30, 2014

Rising home prices and short supply may make spring market sizzle

As February 2014 approaches, the Massachusetts real estate market is facing potentially incendiary conditions. Bay State home prices are on the rise, the supply of properties […]
January 8, 2014

Franklin MA real estate recap 2013

The number of single family homes that changed hands in Franklin during 2013 increased 11% over home sales closed in 2012.  Demand for homes priced to […]