These 10 MA towns experienced the highest increases in sales and price in December

Top-ten_blog_purpleWorcester County experienced a boom in median price increases over last year in December, with two towns topping the list. Closed home sales increases were spread across the state.

Closed Sales Percent Increase
1. Wellfleet + 175.0%
2. Ashland, Mansfield, Merrimac + 150.0%
3. Westfield + 140.0%
4. Kingston + 120.0%
5. Rutland + 116.7%
6. South Hadley + 111.1%
7. Longmeadow + 109.1%
8. Marshfield + 94.4%
9. Wilmington + 94.1%
10. Seekonk + 92.3%

 

Median Sales Price Growth Median Price Percent Increase
1. Douglas $338,000 + 64.9%
2. Belchertown $307,000 + 43.6%
3. Spencer $215,000 + 38.7%
4. Sudbury $774,500 + 36.3%
5. Bourne $375,000 + 35.1%
6. Gardner $190,000 + 34.2%
7. Westwood $755,500 + 33.7%
8. Tyngsborough $399,900 + 32.5%
9. Norwell $840,000 + 30.5%
10. Dracut $365,000 + 29.8%

*A minimum of ten homes must have been sold in each town during December 2016 to make this list.

All data used in the rankings is compiled from the Berkshire County Multiple Listing Service, Cape Cod & Islands Association of REALTORS®, Inc. and MLS Property Information Network, Inc.

These 10 MA towns experienced the highest increases in sales and price in July

Top-ten_blog_purpleMiddlesex County experienced a boom in activity this month, with two town making the top five in increased closed sales over last year.

Closed Sales Percent Increase
Median Sales Price Growth Median Price Percent Increase
1. Sherborn +140.0% 1. Great Barrington $337,463 + 84.2%
2. Lunenburg +125.0% 2. Dighton $386,150 + 80.3%
3. Orleans +100.0% 3. Groton $556,950 + 59.4%
4. Palmer, Groton +88.9% 4. Swansea $323,950 + 55.4%
5. Everett +77.8% 5. Westwood $985,000 + 53.0%
6. Salisbury, Sterling +71.4% 6. Milton $766,200 + 50.2%
7. Uxbridge, Middleton +66.7% 7. Mansfield $510,000 + 48.3%
8. Dudley +62.5% 8. Dover $1,050,000 + 41.4%
9. Spencer +57.1% 9. Halifax $407,500 + 40.6%
10. Oxford +53.8% 10. Palmer $247,000 + 36.3%

*A minimum of ten homes must have been sold in each town during July 2016 to make this list.

All data used in the rankings is compiled from the Berkshire County Multiple Listing Service, Cape Cod & Islands Association of REALTORS®, Inc. and MLS Property Information Network, Inc.

These 10 MA Towns towns experienced the highest increases in sales and price in April

Top-ten_blog_purpleThree towns in Plymouth County experienced high median price increases over last year.

Closed Sales Percent Increase
Median Sales Price Growth Median Price Percent Increase
1. Dalton +550.0% 1. Norwell $788,500 + 73.3%
2. Dover +500.0% 2. Kingston $490,000 + 54.0%
3. Hull +333.3% 3. Franklin $499,500 + 50.2%
4. Swansea +271.4% 4. Wrentham $525,000 + 50.0%
5. Melrose +242.9% 5. Duxbury $591,250 + 49.7%
6. Ware +233.3% 6. Uxbridge $360,000 + 48.5%
7. Uxbridge +225.0% 7. Falmouth $480,000 + 44.6%
8. Dennis +216.7% 8. Holden $339,500 + 37.7%
9. Franklin +180.0% 9. Wayland $884,000 + 37.3%
10. Maynard +166.7% 10. Dalton $175,000 + 36.7%

*A minimum of ten homes must have been sold in each town during April 2016 to make this list.

All data used in the rankings is compiled from the Berkshire County Multiple Listing Service, Cape Cod & Islands Association of REALTORS®, Inc. and MLS Property Information Network, Inc.

These 10 MA Towns towns experienced the highest increases in sales and price in March

Top-ten_blog_purpleThe Cape experienced a busy March in closed sales, with three towns making the list.

Closed Sales Percent Increase
Median Sales Price Growth Median Price Percent Increase
1. Southborough +400.0% 1. Southwick $273,750 + 104.3%
2. Raynham +333.3% 2. Athol $126,900 + 50.2%
3. Norton +250.0% 3. Westborough $436,450 + 43.1%
4. Freetown +220.0% 4. Oxford $237,500 + 39.7%
5. Mashpee, Northampton +200.0% 5. Abington $312,500 + 35.4%
6. Barnstable +183.3% 6. Southbridge $164,950 + 34.9%
7. Sandwich +180.0% 7. Holden $322,450 + 33.0%
8. Ludlow +175.0% 8. Saugus $420,000 + 29.9%
9. Webster +160.0% 9. Rehoboth $356,500 + 29.0%
10. Canton +150.0% 10. Stoughton $359,950 + 28.6%

*A minimum of ten homes must have been sold in each town during March 2016 to make this list.

All data used in the rankings is compiled from the Berkshire County Multiple Listing Service, Cape Cod & Islands Association of REALTORS®, Inc. and MLS Property Information Network, Inc.

These 10 MA Towns towns experienced the highest increases in sales and price in January

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Closed Sales Percent Increase
Median Sales Price Growth Median Price Percent Increase
1. Eastham +1000.0% 1. Dudley $212,850 + 78.1%
2. Bedford, Dudley +450.0% 2. Wrentham $456,000 + 72.7%
3. Ashburnham +366.7% 3. Hull $452,500 + 70.8%
4. Everett +300.0% 4. Barnstable $531,500 + 54.1%
5. Maynard +233.3% 5. Ashburnham $199,500 + 53.5%
6. Hull +175.0% 6. Agawam $248,000 + 49.8%
7. Grafton +160.0% 7. Northampton $315,000 + 48.2%
8. Mashfield +130.0% 8. Hingham $729,000 + 46.4%
9. Sandwich +125.0% 9. Lunenburg $250,000 + 42.9%
10. Lunenburg, Wrentham, Hudson +120.0% 10. Winchester $969,500 + 41.7%

*A minimum of ten homes must have been sold in each town during January 2016 to make this list.

All data used in the rankings is compiled from the Berkshire County Multiple Listing Service, Cape Cod & Islands Association of REALTORS®, Inc. and MLS Property Information Network, Inc.

These 10 MA Towns towns experienced the highest increases in sales and price in December

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Worcester County experience a lot of activity in December, with three towns breaking into the top five in both the closed sales and median sales price increases categories. Three Cape Cod towns experienced the highest year-over-year increases in median sales price.

Closed Sales Percent Increase
Median Sales Price Growth Median Price Percent Increase
1. Avon, Mendon +900.0% 1. Athol $132,500 + 258.1%
2. Upton +400.0% 2. Weston $1,638,500 + 47.0%
3. Spencer +266.7% 3. Charlton $328,000 + 44.5%
4. Abington +185.7% 4. Chatham $738,500 + 40.7%
5. Beverly +138.9% 5. Blackstone $287,000 + 40.0%
6. Everett +133.3% 6. Longmeadow $365,000 + 38.8%
7. West Springfield +127.3% 7. Fitchburg $163,000 + 35.8%
8. Groton +114.3% 8. Ipswich $615,000 + 34.4%
9. Marblehead +109.1% 9. Yarmouth $325,000 + 32.7%
10. Northampton +100.0% 10. Holden $335,000 + 31.4%

*A minimum of ten homes must have been sold in each town during December 2015 to make this list.

All data used in the rankings is compiled from the Berkshire County Multiple Listing Service, Cape Cod & Islands Association of REALTORS®, Inc. and MLS Property Information Network, Inc.