Overall, the market is mixed across Massachusetts. In Worcester, the market is even between buyers and sellers. Houses are on the market for an average of 90 to 120 days before selling. The average sale price is $250,000, which is down 5% from last year. Sellers are getting at least 95% of their asking price.
In Boston, the market is increasing with activity. There are a few more sellers than buyers, but there is a good supply of houses in all price brackets. Houses are on the market for 60 to 90 days before selling, with an average sale price of $360,000. This is less than 5% higher than last year. Sellers are getting 90 to 95% of the asking price.
In Westford, the market is still growing. Houses are on the market for an average of 90 days and sell for an average of $470,000. This is 5% higher than a year ago, but sellers are still only getting 90 to 95% of the asking price. The market is even with buyers and sellers and the inventory of houses is good in every price bracket.