At a Glance
February 16, 2017 (Greenwich, CT) – The Greenwich Association of REALTORS® announces the statistics for home sales in The Town of Greenwich, CT. for the month of January 2017.
There were 42 single-family residential closings reported during this period according to figures provided by The Greenwich Multiple Listing Service, Inc., the multiple listing service used by REALTORS® in the Greenwich area.
The number of single-family residential closings increased by 62%, compared to January 2016 when there were 26 closings. The median sales price for a single-family home increased to $1,762,500 from $1,670,000 the median sales price in January 2016.
The average days on the market for residential homes was 238 days; which was an increase from 169 days in January 2016.
“The post-election closings were strong in December and January. The spring market began early this year and February continues to be busy with inventory that had been on the market for a while starting to close. There were ten sales over $3million and one sale over $10million. Greenwich had 24 of the sales in January and Cos Cob, Riverside and Old Greenwich almost equally split the remaining sales. The current inventory is less than last year’s count. Buyers should be ready to participate in a competitive spring market,” stated BK Bates, 2017 President of the Greenwich Association of REALTORS® .
The Greenwich Association of REALTORS® is the professional board of choice for the real estate industry in Greenwich. Established in 1924, the association provides professional development and services for REALTORS® and represents the concerns and interests of private property and home ownership rights. The association has over 850 members and is headquartered in Greenwich, CT.