Narragansett RI Single Home Sale August 2017 Recap
The Narragansett Rhode Island home sale market in August 2017 is in late summer with home sales increasing 19% this month over the prior month.
August 2017 Narragansett Home Sale Recap
So far the first eight months on 2017 show a 16% increase in single home sales over the same time period in 2016. The average Narragansett house still commands an above average price for the Rhode Island real estate market at $515,000. Also, sold homes are on the market for 1.5 months until going into pending sales agreement. It continues to be a busy and competitive market for home buyers especially on or within walking distance to the ocean this year.
The question is will Narragansett RI real estate coastal home sales continue their upward momentum through 2017? As this year has shown the real estate market is still booming for sellers. If you are a potential home seller why are you waiting to sell? Now is the time to get ahead of the curve and list your home with a knowledgeable Realtor.
Narragansett RI Real Estate Market August 2017 Report
As this is one of the prime southern RI coastal real estate oceanfront beach towns to reside in, Narragansett offers home buyers a variety of property choices. Narragansett homes for sale are more expensive than surrounding towns.
There is a reduced inventory of land here and lots are usually smaller. So it is best to be prepared for this reality and always make sure your financing is in place when buying. Homes in all price ranges are selling now but especially the over $300,000.
Claim your location or have plenty of cash for your Ocean Road, Great Island, Anawan Cliffs, Calef Avenue,Narragansett Pier or oceanfront Narragansett neighborhood home. The desirability never seems to lessen with home buyers here. Let us take a look at what the market is doing this month in home sales…
The Narragansett home sale market August 2017 update is as follows:
Properties active and on the market: 131 (2% more than the prior month)
- Single-family properties sold in the month: 25 (19% more than prior month)
- Average sales price: $ 388,000 ( 1 home sold for $1 that brought the average price down)
- Median sales price: $ 385,000
- Sales price to list price ratio: 94% (95% last month)
- Average days on the market: 45 (65 days prior month)
- Sales currently pending: 19 (14% less than prior month)
Narragansett homes sale absorption rate is 5.1 months worth of home inventory this month. It is a balanced market in real estate market this month. Over 50% of the homes on the market are over $600,000.
164 homes have sold so far in 2017 at an average sale price of $515,000. In 2016 through August 141 homes sold with an average sale price of $510,000.
One of the neighborhoods in demand is Narragansett Pier which has a few homes on the market, homes here go into contract quickly and the price point will put you up well over $500,000. Remember that the RI real estate here, we are talking land. It is expensive so small lots are the norm especially in the beach neighborhood.
Home sales in Narragansett RI Real Estate Market this month, as follows:
Breakdown of the 25 Narragansett home sales this month is as follows: 5 homes sold under $300,000, 9 homes sold between $300,000-$400,000, 11 homes sold over $400,000 but less than $1 million and no homes sold for over $1 million.
- The luxury oceanfront Narragansett home market is an active market for luxury home buyers this year. Eleven homes $1 million and over have sold this year here.
- The highest price home sold this month was $715,000 in the Narrow River neighborhood.
Staying informed on Narragansett Real Estate Sales and its trending analysis is key to every homeowner who is thinking of selling. Know the home market, work with a knowledgeable local real estate agent who knows online marketing, can negotiate well on your behalf and price your home right.
Consider an agent that uses state of the art aerial videos to showcase, market and sell your Narragansett home the right way. Online marketing is a key real estate tool in marketing and successfully selling your home to set your home apart as ‘eye candy’. Consistent use of social media to promote real estate is essential to all home sellers to obtain a high price.
The Narragansett homes sale market remains busy and is still selling with home buyers. It does not seem to matter the time of year for oceanfront buying is always on buyers’ minds. This RI waterfront community in Washington County is known for its beaches, oceanfront beaches, seafood restaurants and good RI public schools.
Looking to buy a Narragansett home for sale? You have come to the right place! Let me help guide you through the Narragansett maze of homes. My knowledge of Narragansett neighborhoods ( Great Island,Calef Avenue, Harbour Island, etc.) and condo complexes is an asset to you as a seller. The time to find the neighborhoods you want to live in is now.
The most current and up to date Narragansett homes for sale are here for your viewing under $800,000:
Finding the right luxury Narragansett home for sale to fit your needs is important. You do not want to miss a wonderful location or home that meets your needs. Like a safari, the watchful eye must be out there scanning and viewing the current market continuously for that right place in Narragansett or beyond. From the side streets of Caswell and Boon Streets to Othmar and Brown Streets and on, the house hunt is the name of the game here.
Whether you are buying or selling in the RI coastal real estate market, I would love the opportunity to earn your trust and business. Having lived for many years in the Narragansett community, I know and love it well.
As always, call me, Ginny Lacey Gorman, at (401) 529-7849 or email me at ginny@RiHouseHunt.com so we may discuss your RI real estate marketing ans selling options. Marketing is my business plan for clients and home selling is in my DNA!
Narragansett RI Real Estate Market August 2017