Real Estate Market Update

The closed median home price in December 2012 for Long Island, which includes Nassau, Suffolk, and Queens data, was $357,750, representing a 7.3% increase over December 2011.

All three counties reported year over year increases in the category of closed median home prices. Nassau County reported a December 2012 closed median home price of $400,000 compared to $380,000 a year prior.

Suffolk County reported a closed median price of $314,500 in December representing a 4.8% gain over last December and Queens reported a closed median home price of $375,000, which is 15.4% higher than $325,000 reported in December 2011.

The favorable affordability conditions that many buyers have already taken advantage of in recent months, will continue to support the market in its recovery mode in the days ahead. Low mortgage rates and affordable home prices make it a good time to consider buying a home.

In Port Jefferson, there are currently 45 Homes on the market, 12 are Under Contract, and 47 Closed in 2012.

There is no better time to be buying real estate than now!!  Lowest rates ever!  Rock bottom prices!

Let us facilitate your sale…your purchase.

 Contact us at Jolie Powell Realty,

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About The Author

Jolie Powell

Jolie Powell has been a distinguised leader in the Real Estate industry since 1987. Prior to entering the world of Real Estate, she worked as a TV producer for the Advertising Agency, Dancer Fitzgerald Sample in NYC. Jolie's expertise in counseling buyers and sellers brings people together from Long Island, and indeed, Globally! Having lived abroad and traveled extensively, Jolie has an excellent understanding of many cultures. As a Cuban-born American, she is fluent in Spanish and communicates well with international clients relocating to the North Shore of Long Island. Jolie is proud of the high level of trust she and her clients have established and looks forward to continue building exceptional client/broker relationships.