Jamestown RI Real Estate Market Report as of June 2014
This Jamestown RI real estate market report for May 2014 is out. Jamestown is experiencing the same number of homes sold in May 2014 as in April and is ending the year to date second quarter of the year with a 11% decrease in home sales and a 7% drop in home prices as compared to the same time period in 2013. Overall, the luxury Jamestown housing market is not experiencing the small uptick that other waterfront RI real estate is feeling.
Knowing the waterfront and Jamestown RI coastal real estate area is part of the RI home discovery process. If you are buying or selling a home in waterfront Jamestown RI real estate, you want to understand the local real estate information.
Why? Because knowing how home sales are doing gives you knowledge for any home decision you may make.
Here is the current real estate market data for Jamestown, RI provided by Ginny Lacey Gorman of RI waterfront real estate May 31, 2014 is as follows:
Properties active and on the market: 85
- Single-family properties sold: 8 (same as prior month)
- Average sales price: $444,000
- Median sales price: $407,000
- Sales price to list price ratio: 95%
- Average days on the market: 150
- Sales currently pending: 4
Knowing the Jamestown RI real estate market is essential if you are considering listing your home for sale or in the market to buy.
Jamestown’s home absorption rate is still attempting to get out of a Buyer’s real estate market with many months of home inventory. In addition, the luxury $1 million+ home sale market commands 50% of the current Jamestown homes for sale.
Year to date there were 24 homes sold as of June 1, 2014 as compared to same time period in 2013, a 11% decrease and home sale values decreased by 7% over the same period. 2014 has not been a ‘rockin’ year for Jamestown real estate as of yet.
- Jamestown’s home inventory increased by 4 homes over the prior month, days on market increased by 17 days and list price to sold price stayed the same at 95%.
- Jamestown waterfront homes had no luxury homes sold in May.
- Breakdown of the 8 Jamestown RI homes sold in May is as follows: 0 homes sold under $300,000 and 4 homes sold between $300,000-$400,000 4 homes sold for over $400,000 (but less than $1 million).
Jamestown RI Real Estate Market Report June 1 2014
Jamestown is a waterfront Newport County Rhode Island community that enjoys private real estate on a hideaway island that is so unique to this ocean state.
The town itself is known for its stunning coast line, its true island feel, one of a kind Beavertail State Park and coastal luxury living by the locals. It is a higher end community of island homes due to its geography between the towns of Newport and North Kingstown. The island itself is called Conanicut Island and has working farms on it, stunning landscapes of the ocean and coastlines to admire yet a small town appeal.
Are you considering buying or selling a Jamestown coastal home? Discussing your home needs is essential in this market and what I can do for Jamestown clients. Please reach out to me, Ginny Lacey Gorman, RI coastal real estate agent, at 401.529.7849 or email me at Ginny@RiHouseHunt.com for a home evaluation analysis.
I would love the opportunity to help you in your RI home search or home sale. The Jamestown home market offers great waterfront, water view and walk to water real estate for all in this island community. Jamestown RI Real Estate Market Report June 1 2014.