What’s being said in the media: August 2010

Here are links to articles that reported on the release of our August 2010 housing sales numbers on Tuesday, September 28.  We’ll update this post as additional articles come in.

Wednesday, August 29, 2010
Boston Globe
Housing sales plunge as tax credit ends: In Mass., home purchases fall 19%, condo deals 23%

The Lowell Sun
Mass. home sales down 18% in August (AP)

WHYN NewsTalk 560
More Bad News for the Housing Market

The Patriot Ledger
Home sales plunge again in Mass., but prices continue to climb: Activity plunges without prop of federal tax credits

The MetroWest Daily News
Mass. August home sales lowest since 1987

SouthCoastToday.com (New Bedford Standard-Times)
Post-credit lull drags home sales for second month

Tuesday, August 28, 2010

Boston.com
August home sales drop to lowest level in 2 decades

Boston Real Estate Now (a Boston.com blog)|
The Bay State’s increasingly bipolar real estate market

WFXT – Fox 25 Boston
Home sales down from a year ago, prices up

WCVB – Channel 5
Bay State Home Sales Down: Prices Increase Slightly