A total of 342 home sales were reported in Westfield NJ for the year 2012. This is the highest number reported over the past 4 years.
Theis was a 6.5% increase over sales in Westfield NJ in 2011 (as reported in Garden State MLS).
December 2012 was a slightly quieter month than in previous years with 23 sales, but Westfield home buyers had produced a very strong third quarter that more than made up for it. These are the December figures:
The Median List Price for December was $599,000 and the Median Sales Price was $600,000
The average Selling-Price-to-List-Price Percentage was 97.6% and average Days on Market was 25.
There was a variety of homes that sold with asking prices ranging from $269,900 to $1,595,000. A couple of examples of the beautiful Westfield NJ Homes that sold in December are:
A majestic home on Lawrence Avenue with 2 Master Suites that was completely gutted in 2008 and sold for $1,430,000 after 115 days on the market.
and a charming Colonial home on Harrison Avenue, close to the downtown Westfield, that sold over asking price for $540,000 after 13 days on the market.
If you would like to take a look at all 23 homes that sold in December, click this link for information and photographs.
January 2013 seems to have started strong. Westfield currently has 43 homes showing Under Contract with accepted offers. There are still 94 homes showing to be available in MLS and the Spring Market should bring more to the market. So if you haven’t found your dream house yet, it would appear that it’s time to start looking!
If you’d just like to browse the MLS and see what homes in Westfield NJ, might be of interest to you, click this link and you can search the entire area and neighboring towns. I’d be happy to show you any home that might interest you and help you to explore the neighborhood.
If you would like more information about buying or selling a home, please contact me on my direct line at (732) 261-6151. I’d be glad to help you.
This information courtesy of Jackie Safran who is an award winning Real Estate Agent at RE/MAX Properties Unlimited in Westfield, NJ (732) 261-6151. I help nice people sell and buy beautiful homes in Union and Middlesex Counties.