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Greenwich and Darien showed, respectively, the highest figures for single-family home and condo sales.
The market for two- to four-family houses was bright, with the number of sales up by 10.6% to 177 and the median sale price up 3.8% to $545,000.
The report said that the number of residential sales in Westchester rose 14.5% to 2,495 in the second quarter of 2019.
“Right now, the condo market is very strong," said Douglas Elliman’s Scott Elwell.
The development's five vacant townhomes range from $1.7 million to just under $2 million.
“We’ve seen a very good quarter and we’re seeing some very optimistic numbers,” Scott Elwell said.
The New Canaan condo market recorded an average sales price of $1.24 million based on five closed sales.
Average sales prices in Fairfield County’s single-family, condo and luxury housing markets during the third saw declines on a quarter-over-quarter and year-over-year measurement, according to new data released by Douglas Elliman Real Estate.
Among the Fairfield County submarkets, Greenwich recorded the highest average sales price in the second quarter for a single-family home at $2.46 million.
Higher home prices and a lack of inventory contributed to a decline in housing sales in the lower Hudson Valley region, analysts said.
Fairfield County’s housing market recorded its fifth consecutive annual increase in median sales prices and eighth consecutive year-over-year decline in listing inventory during the first quarter of 2018.
There were 18,854 residential property sales in the Lower Hudson Valley last year, a 4 percent increase from 2016.
Though housing inventory in Westchester reached its lowest level in 13 years, many luxury homes on the market remain unsold.
Ann L’Altrella, a loan officer with Network Funding LP in Shelton, credited the 203(k) loan program with helping in the sale of older homes that are either stuck in an aesthetic time warp or are in need of more than cosmetic help.
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