Mass. pending home sales up for 5th straight month in September

Today we issued our September pending sales report and the number of single-family homes put under agreement in September were up for the fifth straight month compared to the year before. Condominiums put under agreement were down from September of 2010, but only by nine units. On a month-to-month basis, both single-family homes and condos put under agreement in September were down compared to August.

Release: Massachusetts Pending Home Sales up for 5th Straight Month in September

Here are the highlights:

  • Single-family pending home sales were up 9.06% compared to Sept. 2010
  • Single-family month-to-month pending home sales were down 10.8% from August 2011
  • Condo pending home sales were down 1% compared to Sept. 2010
  • Condo pending month-to-month home sales were down 20.7% from August 2011