Narragansett RI Real Estate Market December 2015

Narragansett RI Real Estate Market December 2015


The Narragansett RI real estate market December 2015 is feeling an early winter increase in home sales up by 44% over the prior month.  December is a month for all of RI coastal real estate sales to be able to capture buyers.  This oceanfront southern Rhode Island community has skyrocketed with home sales.  Comparing 2015 year to date through December over y-t-d through December 2014 a 4% increase in home sold values and a 6% increase in home sales took place!  The average house still commands an above average price for the Rhode Island real estate market at $501,000, $318 per square foot cost and is on the market for 3 months until in pending sales agreement.  It continues to be a hot market for home buyers especially on or walking distance to the ocean.

Narragansett RI Real Estate Market December 2015



A reduced affordable home inventory market has not impacted home sales this year.  The question is will Narragansett home sales continue their upwards momentum in 2016?

Narragansett RI Real Estate Market Update December 2015

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 since there is a reduced inventory of land and lots are usually smaller.  Be prepared for this and always make sure your financing is in place.

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 December 2015 update is as follows:

Properties active and on the market: 109 (23% less than the prior month)

  • Single-family properties sold in the month: 26 (44% increase over prior month)
  • Average sales price: $ 443,000 
  • Median sales  price: $ 345,000 
  • Sales price to list price ratio: 94% (96% last month)
  • Average days on the market: 128 )  
  • Sales currently pending: 15 (32% less than prior month) 

Narragansett homes sale absorption rate is 4.2 months worth of home inventory.  It is a sellers market in real estate market this winter.

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 likely 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.


Narragansett RI Real Estate Market December 2015


   There have been 11 – $1 million plus luxury Narragansett homes sold in 2015.  The Narragansett luxury market of homes has been strong this year.


Narragansett RI Real Estate Market December 2015

  • Breakdown of the 26 Narragansett home sales this month is as follows: 9 homes sold under $300,000, 6homes sold between $300,000-$400,000, 10 homes sold over $400,000 but less than $1 million and 1 home sold for over $1 million.


Staying informed on Narragansett Real Estate Sales in December 2015 and its trending analysis is key to every homeowner who is thinking of selling their home.  Know the home  market, work with a knowledgeable real estate agent who knows marketing and price your home well.


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 Narragansett real estate is essential to all home sellers to obtain a high price.


The Narragansett homes sale market remains upwards and is still selling with home buyers as we are in winter.  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, eclectic seafood restaurants and good RI public schools.  It will be a continuing them of must have property in 2016!


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 AvenueHarbour 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 Narragansett homes for sale between $300,000-$800,000 are here for your viewing:

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 the Pier or beyond. From the side streets of Caswell and Boon Streets to Othmar and Brown Streets, 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 so we may discuss your RI real estate options and set up an appointment.

Narragansett RI Real Estate Market December 2015


 Ginny Lacey Gorman is your go to Narragansett Rhode Island waterfront real estate agent for RI real estate and beyond…knowing the geographic area, schools, happenings and important tidbits of local information.  Email her at to make an appointment to discuss your real estate needs.
Waterfront, oceanfront, luxury and coastal Rhode Island real estate are my specialty but all of RI is my backyard.  When you are in need of a real estate professional and specialist for your buying, selling or relocating needs and an internet savvy marketer who sells Narragansett RI houses in this real estate market call Ginny at 401.529.7849 today.