East Greenwich RI Real Estate Market August 2016 Update

East Greenwich Housing Market Update August 2016


The East Greenwich RI housing market August 2016 has increased in real estate sales as the weather moves toward the end of summer months.  East Greenwich real estate sales are up by 12% over the prior month and pending home sales are down by 7%.   It shows that buyers are out looking for the home that fits their needs and are particular in this community.


Home inventory in East Greenwich enables the well appointed RI real estate home to easily stand out to buyers East Greenwich RI Real Estate Market August 2016 Updateright now.  This is a great time to market and sell your ‘ready to sell’ East Greenwich home with the weather here.  Home buyers are looking for homes earnestly in all price ranges.


The first eight months of this year have shown a 11% increase in home sales as compared to the same period in 2015.  Home sold values in 2016 have decreased by 4% over the first eight months of 2015.  It is the over $400,000 market that is selling in larger numbers now.  Yet the under $400,000 home that is rightly priced is lacking in this home market.

East Greenwich is a suburb of the city of Providence, commuting distance to the big city and top rated East Greenwich public schools draws the home buyers here.   This market’s strong yearly trend in single family home sales indicates a better recovery for housing here this year.

How is the East Greenwich home sale market doing this month:


Active homes on the market: 115 (10% less than prior month)  East Greenwich RI Real Estate Market August 2016 Update

Average list to sales price: 96% (97% in the prior month)

Average home sale price: $489,000 

Median home sale price:  $469,000

Pending Homes:  14 (7% less than prior month)

Single family Sold Homes: 29 ( 12% increase in home closings over prior month)

Days on Market before Pending Sales Contract: 79

Highest priced home sold this month was for $730,000.

This month 29 single family homes sold as follows:  2 homes sold for less than $300,000, 8 homes sold between $300,000-$400,000, 19 homes sold between $400,000 and $1 million and no homes sold over $1 million.  The average square foot cost of a sold East Greenwich home averages $198 this year.


East Greenwich RI Home Sales August 2016


 So far in 2016 158 single family homes have been sold with an average sale price of $453,000.  In 2015 for the first eight months, 142 homes sold with an average sale price of $472,000.  This home market has increased by 11% this year over year so far.

 Why do people move to this community of East  Greenwich RI?  Within Kent County this suburban town is noted  for fine homes, great public schools, being near shopping malls and  there is easy highway access.  Its closeness to the Providence airport and the capitol of RI makes East Greenwich a choice town  for commuters.


Considering Relocating to East Greenwich?  Find out why so many home  buyers choose it. A variety of neighborhoods from country estates  to condos on Main Street is so appealing to East Greenwich real estate buyers.  Noted for its choice of restaurants outside of Providence as well as marinas for boating enthusiasts.


Interested in homes for sale in East Greenwich?   As an East Greenwich RI real estate specialist, I provide you insight, neighborhood information and choices for your next move.  Let me do a more in depth analysis into what is happening in the market at your price point as well as surrounding towns.

Looking to buy an East Greenwich home?   The neighborhoods of East Greenwich are unique to each other and real estate guidance is essential here.  Talk to me, Ginny Gorman, about your options, whether home or condo buying, and I will guide you through the details you must know about before you put in an offer.  Reach out to me today at 401.529.7849…I work as a Buyers’ Agent and as a strong Listing Agent for my East Greenwich clients.


Here are the most current East Greenwich homes for sale under $800,000:

This is the right time to reach out to me, Ginny Gorman, East Greenwich real estate agent, at 401.529.7849 or email me at ginny@RiHouseHunt.com.  Let me discuss listing your East Greenwich house for sale, developing a solid marketing plan and getting it show ready to sell.   The real estate market is here for buyers and sellers!

This East Greenwich RI Housing Market August 2016 real estate information is the most current for interested buyers, sellers and homeowners.


When you are in need of a top selling East Greenwich real estate professional and specialist for your buying, selling or relocating RI real estate home needs, call Ginny Gorman.  An internet savvy East Greenwich real estate agent & marketer who successfully lists and sells RI houses at top prices in this RI real estate market call Ginny at 401.529.7849 or email me at ginny@RiHouseHunt.com.