Burlington, MA Real Estate News

By Praful Thakkar, Andover, MA: Andover Luxury Homes For Sale
(LAER Realty Partners)
BURLINGTON Real Estate - Week Of January 16th, 2012 Here is a snapshot of real estate market for single family homes in BURLINGTON, MA for the week of January 16th, 2012. (Source: AltosResearch)   For Week of January 16th, 2012 Median Price $424,900 Average List Price $436,135 Average Days on Market 137 Number of Homes On Market 49 Median House Size 2,184sq ft. Market Action Index 18.7 - Strong Buyer's Data provided by ©2011 Altos Research LLC. The Market Action Index answers the question "How's the Market?" by measuring the current rate of sale versus the amount of the inventory. Index above 30 implies a seller's advantage. Below 30, conditions give the advantage to the buyer. The market has shown some evidence of slowing recently. Both prices and inventory levels are relatively unchan...
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By Praful Thakkar, Andover, MA: Andover Luxury Homes For Sale
(LAER Realty Partners)
BURLINGTON Real Estate - Week Of January 9th, 2012 Here is a snapshot of real estate market for single family homes in BURLINGTON, MA for the week of January 9th, 2012. (Source: AltosResearch)   For Week of January 9th, 2012 Median Price $409,900 Average List Price $434,339 Average Days on Market 134 Number of Homes On Market 49 Median House Size 2,000 sq ft. Market Action Index 18.5 - Strong Buyer's Data provided by ©2011 Altos Research LLC. The Market Action Index answers the question "How's the Market?" by measuring the current rate of sale versus the amount of the inventory. Index above 30 implies a seller's advantage. Below 30, conditions give the advantage to the buyer. The market has shown some evidence of slowing recently. Both prices and inventory levels are relatively unchange...
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By Praful Thakkar, Andover, MA: Andover Luxury Homes For Sale
(LAER Realty Partners)
BURLINGTON Real Estate - Week Of January 2nd, 2012 Here is a snapshot of real estate market for single family homes in BURLINGTON, MA for the week of January 2nd, 2012. (Source: AltosResearch) For Week of January 2nd, 2012 Median Price $417,400 Average List Price $431,392 Average Days on Market 128 Number of Homes On Market 52 Median House Size 2,085 sq ft. Market Action Index 17.8 - Strong Buyer's Data provided by ©2011 Altos Research LLC. The Market Action Index answers the question "How's the Market?" by measuring the current rate of sale versus the amount of the inventory. Index above 30 implies a seller's advantage. Below 30, conditions give the advantage to the buyer. Inventory is tightening and days-onmarket is falling. But demand as measured by the Market Action Index is also tr...
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By Praful Thakkar, Andover, MA: Andover Luxury Homes For Sale
(LAER Realty Partners)
BURLINGTON REAL ESTATE - FOR THE MONTH OF NOVEMBER 2011 Here is what is happening in Real Estate Market of BURLINGTON, MA for the month of NOVEMBER 2011. Please note that this statistics is for SINGLE FAMILY HOMES only. (SOURCE: MLSPIN) This table compares the real estate market in BURLINGTON, MA for the month of NOVEMBER last year and this year.   NOVEMBER 2010 NOVEMBER 2011 Trends Number of Homes Sold 7 17 Median Sale Price $387,500 $358,000 Averge Sale Price $381,886 $380,059 Days on Market 71 113 Sale Price to List Price Ratio 98 97 Total Volume $2,673,200 $6,461,000 The number of sales are up - more than doubled. Median price is down a bit and so is the average price. Number of days for a home to be on market is up a lot - I mean, a lot! I am sure this is due to some low end inven...
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By Praful Thakkar, Andover, MA: Andover Luxury Homes For Sale
(LAER Realty Partners)
BURLINGTON REAL ESTATE - FOR THE MONTH OF OCTOBER 2011 Here is what is happening in Real Estate Market of BURLINGTON, MA for the month of OCTOBER 2011. Please note that this statistics is for SINGLE FAMILY HOMES only. (SOURCE: MLSPIN) This table compares the real estate market in BURLINGTON, MA for the month of OCTOBER last year and this year.   OCTOBER 2010 OCTOBER 2011 Trends Number of Homes Sold 13 15 Median Sale Price $443,000 $278,000 Averge Sale Price $439.692 $323,593 Days on Market 125 71 Sale Price to List Price Ratio 98 95 Total Volume $7,716,000 $4,853,900 The number of sales are up - just by 2. Median price is down a lot - I mean, a lot! I am sure this is due to some low end inventory, also relfected in lower average sales price. Despite the lower prices, there is a good ne...
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By Praful Thakkar, Andover, MA: Andover Luxury Homes For Sale
(LAER Realty Partners)
BURLINGTON Real Estate - Week Of November 21st, 2011 Here is a snapshot of real estate market for single family homes in BURLINGTON, MA for the week of November 21st, 2011. (Source: AltosResearch) For Week of November 21st, 2011 Median Price $429,900 Average List Price $461,488 Average Days on Market 125 Number of Homes On Market 57 Median House Size 2,112 sq ft. Market Action Index 16.2 - Strong Buyer's Data provided by ©2011 Altos Research LLC. The Market Action Index answers the question "How's the Market?" by measuring the current rate of sale versus the amount of the inventory. Index above 30 implies a seller's advantage. Below 30, conditions give the advantage to the buyer. Inventory has been lightening lately and the Market Action Index has been trending up. Though days-on-market...
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By Praful Thakkar, Andover, MA: Andover Luxury Homes For Sale
(LAER Realty Partners)
BURLINGTON Real Estate - Week Of November 14th, 2011 Here is a snapshot of real estate market for single family homes in BURLINGTON, MA for the week of November 14th, 2011. (Source: AltosResearch) For Week of November 14th, 2011 Median Price $419,900 Average List Price $453,322 Average Days on Market 122 Number of Homes On Market 63 Median House Size 2,072 sq ft. Market Action Index 13.8 - Strong Buyer's Data provided by ©2011 Altos Research LLC. The Market Action Index answers the question "How's the Market?" by measuring the current rate of sale versus the amount of the inventory. Index above 30 implies a seller's advantage. Below 30, conditions give the advantage to the buyer. Inventory has been lightening lately and the Market Action Index has been trending up. Though days-on-market...
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By Jim Mushinsky
(Centsable Inspection)
A home inspector working in Burlington MA is required to perform a home inspection to the Massachusetts Home Inspector Standards of Practice. A copy of the standard will be provided to the client by the home inspector.The MA Home Inspector Standards of Practice is written for the professional home inspector. United Inspection Service has created some easy to read Consumer Information Sheets illustrating what is included and excluded in a Standard MA home inspection. Clear client communications (3c) are one of our core values. See the easy to read one page consumer information sheets for each of the systems in a MA Home Inspection.Visit the Burlington MA Home Inspection web page from United Inspection Service for some useful information about homes in Burlington MA and the Massachusetts ...
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By Praful Thakkar, Andover, MA: Andover Luxury Homes For Sale
(LAER Realty Partners)
Burlington Real Estate - Week Of November 7th, 2011 Here is a snapshot of real estate market for single family homes in Burlington, MA for the week of November 7th, 2011. (Source: AltosResearch) For Week of November 7th, 2011 Number of Homes On Market 69 Median Price $409,900 Average List Price $447,277 Average Days on Market 117 Market Action Index 13.6 - Strong Buyer's Median House Size 2,072 sq ft. Data provided by ©2011 Altos Research LLC.The Market Action Index answers the question "How's the Market?" by measuring the current rate of sale versus the amount of the inventory. Index above 30 implies a seller's advantage. Below 30, conditions give the advantage to the buyer. Inventory has been lightening lately and days-on-market are remaining same. These are very mild positive indicat...
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By Praful Thakkar, Andover, MA: Andover Luxury Homes For Sale
(LAER Realty Partners)
Burlington Real Estate - Week Of October 31st, 2011 Here is a snapshot of real estate market for single family homes in Burlington, MA for the week of October 31st, 2011. (Source: AltosResearch)   For Week of 31st October, 2011 Number of Homes On Market 69 Median Price $409,900 Average List Price $445,954 Average Days on Market 118 Market Action Index 12.9 - Strong Buyer's Median House Size 2,080 sq ft. Data provided by ©2011 Altos Research LLC.The Market Action Index answers the question "How's the Market?" by measuring the current rate of sale versus the amount of the inventory. Index above 30 implies a seller's advantage. Below 30, conditions give the advantage to the buyer. Inventory is tightening and days-on-market are falling. But demand as measured by the Market Index is also tre...
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By Praful Thakkar, Andover, MA: Andover Luxury Homes For Sale
(LAER Realty Partners)
  Burlington Real Estate - Week Of October 23, 2011 Here is a snapshot of real estate market for single family homes in Burlington, MA (Source: AltosResearch)   For Week of 23rd October, 2011 Number of Homes On Market 70 Median Price $414,900 Average List Price $444,624 Average Days on Market 112 Market Action Index 14.2 - Strong Buyer's Median House Size 2,076 sq ft. Data provided by ©2011 Altos Research LLC.The Market Action Index answers the question "How's the Market?" by measuring the current rate of sale versus the amount of the inventory. Index above 30 implies a seller's advantage. Below 30, conditions give the advantage to the buyer.The market has shown some evidence of slowing recently. Both prices and inventory levels are relatively unchanged in recent weeks. Watch the Market...
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By Praful Thakkar, Andover, MA: Andover Luxury Homes For Sale
(LAER Realty Partners)
BURLINGTON REAL ESTATE - FOR THE MONTH OF SEPTEMBER 2011 Here is what is happening in Real Estate Market of BURLINGTON, MA for the month of SEPTEMBER 2011. Please note that this statistics is for SINGLE FAMILY HOMES only. (SOURCE: MLSPIN) This table compares the real estate market in BURLINGTON, MA for the month of SEPTEMBER last year and this year.   SEPTEMBER 2010 SEPTEMBER 2011 Trends Number of Homes Sold 8 6 Median Sale Price $380,000 $398,000 Averge Sale Price $435.000 $391,667 Days on Market 78 66 Sale Price to List Price Ratio 97 97 Total Volume $3,480,000 $2,350,000 The number of sales are down - just by 2, but that is almost 25%. Median price is up about 4%. The average price has gone down almost 10%, too - and that's a bigger loss combined with number of sales. It's all the n...
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By Praful Thakkar, Andover, MA: Andover Luxury Homes For Sale
(LAER Realty Partners)
    7-day Market Stats for Single Family properties in BURLINGTON, MA 01801 as of 15 Oct 2011 7-day Market Stats for Single Family properties in BURLINGTON, MA 01801 as of 15 Oct 2011 Median List Price: $389,900 Average List Price: $431,371 Total Inventory: 78 Price Per Square Foot: $229/SqFt Average Home Size: 1,852 SqFt Days on Market: 110 Days                         Data provided by ©2011 Altos Research LLC The market has been consistently cool for several weeks. Demand level are low relative to the available inventory. It's a Buyer's market and prices continue to fall. Look for a persistent shift in Market Action before prices plateau or begin to rise again.
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By Praful Thakkar, Andover, MA: Andover Luxury Homes For Sale
(LAER Realty Partners)
BURLINGTON REAL ESTATE - QUARTERLY REPORT FOR 3rd QUARTER 2011 Here is what is happening in Real Estate Market of BURLINGTON, MA in the 3rd Quarted of 2011 - that is from July 1st 2011 to Septemeber 30th, 2011. Please note that this statistics is for SINGLE FAMILY HOMES only. (SOURCE: MLSPIN)     3rd QUARTER 2011 Number of Homes Sold 30 Median Sale Price $394,450 Averge Sale Price $403,233 Days on Market 94 Sale Price to List Price Ratio 96 Total Volume $12,096,986 Feel free to reach me should you have any question about this. See you next quarter - with another report to on how BURLINGTON, MA Real Estate market is doing.  
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By Anthony Giglio, AnthonySellsMN!
(eXp Realty)
Is This Your New Home Sweet Home?     Once you've found the perfect home, you'll want to try to assess how well the property has been maintained over time, carefully review all property disclosure documents and do a more thorough examination of the property for any hidden surprises. Hiring a home inspector who has extensive credentials is generally considered a wise move.   A home inspection should include a thorough review of: Structural elements: construction of walls, ceilings, floors, roof, foundations Exterior evaluation: elevation, drainage, driveways, fences, sidewalks, fascia, trim, doors, windows, lights, and exterior receptacles Roof/Attic: framing, ventilation, type of roof construction, flashing, and gutters Plumbing: identify pipe materials for potable, drain, waste and ven...
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By Anthony Giglio, AnthonySellsMN!
(eXp Realty)
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By Praful Thakkar, Andover, MA: Andover Luxury Homes For Sale
(LAER Realty Partners)
BURLINGTON REAL ESTATE - FOR THE MONTH OF AUGUST 2011 Here is what is happening in Real Estate Market of BURLINGTON, MA for the month of AUGUST 2011. Please note that this statistics is for SINGLE FAMILY HOMES only. (SOURCE: MLSPIN) This table compares the real estate market in BURLINGTON, MA for the month of AUGUST last year and this year.   AUGUST 2010 AUGUST 2011 Trends Number of Homes Sold 11  12  Median Sale Price $399,900 $408,950 Averge Sale Price $417.027 $422,081  Days on Market 95  124  Sale Price to List Price Ratio 98  98  Total Volume $4,587,300  $5,064,975  The number of sales are up - just by 1. Median price is up about 2%. The average price has gone up almost 1%, too. It's all the good news considering we hear it otherwise! Days on market for these homes have gone up to...
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By Anthony Giglio, AnthonySellsMN!
(eXp Realty)
Homes for Sale in Fox Hill Burlington MA The Fox Hill neighborhood in Burlington MA is considered by many as one of the most desirable places to live in Burlington MA.  Located on the North-East side of Burlington the area is home to the Fox Hill Elementary school.  The Fox Hill Elementary School is amount the few public elementary schools in Massachusetts to receive a distinguished GreatSchools Rating of 8 out of 10 Those searching for Homes for Sale in Fox Hill like this area not only for the great school system but also because of its quiet and wooded surroundings.  Conveniently located near Rt62 and close to Interstate 93, the Fox Hill neighborhood is  great place to live. Looking to buy in Fox Hill Burlington MA?  Search homes for sale in Fox Hill Burlington MA
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By Anthony Giglio, AnthonySellsMN!
(eXp Realty)
Ranch Properties for Sale in Burlington MA: Burlington MA is home to many ranch style homes.  According to public records in 2011 about 20% of homes in Burlington are Ranch or Raised Ranch homes. The biggest attraction with Ranch style homes in Burlington is their single living level. Ranch properties for sale in Burlington MA offer the convenience of having everything on one level with no stairs. The outside maintaining on these homes is easier because of their single story.  Ranch properties for sale in Burlington MA vary on when they were built but a good amount of them were built in the 50’s and 60’s. They provide a great housing opportunity for a young family, empty nesters and seniors. The average sale price of Ranch Style homes in Burlington MA over the past 12 months has been $3...
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By Praful Thakkar, Andover, MA: Andover Luxury Homes For Sale
(LAER Realty Partners)
BURLINGTON REAL ESTATE - FOR THE MONTH OF JULY 2011 Here is what is happening in Real Estate Market of BURLINGTON, MA for the month of JULY 2011. Please note that this statistics is for SINGLE FAMILY HOMES only. (SOURCE: MLSPIN)   JULY 2010 JULY 2011 Trends Number of Homes Sold 22 11 Median Sale Price $409,500 $376,000 Averge Sale Price $395,759 $395,046 Days on Market 97 68 Sale Price to List Price Ratio 96 94 Total Volume $8,706,700 $4,345,511   This table compares the real estate market in BURLINGTON, MA for the month of JULY last year and this year. All Red Arrows. This is good only for number of days - but the market cannot be considered even okay when the number of sales go down to half! The median price is sligltly down and so is average price. Overall, it's very bad month here....
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