Narragansett RI Real Estate Market September 2015

Narragansett RI Real Estate Market September 2015


The Narragansett RI home sale market September 2015 is feeling the fall pick-up in home sales up by 20% over the prior month.  September is a warmer month for all of RI coastal real estate sales and the home sales show revitalization.  This oceanfront southern Rhode Island community is a buzz with vacationers and potential home buyers.  Yet, comparing 2015 year to date through September over y-t-d through September 2014 shows a 2% increase in home sold values and a 2% decrease in home sales so far this year in Narragansett.  The average house still commands an above average price for the Rhode Island real estate market.


Narragansett RI Real Estate Market September 2015



Reduced affordable home inventory and weather has impacted home sales so far this year but they are still up by 2%.  The question is will Narragansett home sales be made up for it in the fall months?


As this is one of the prime RI coastal real estate oceanfront beach towns to reside in, Narragansett offers home buyers a variety of property choices.  Narragansett real estate is more expensive than surrounding towns.  Be prepared for this and make sure your financing is in place.

Claim your cottage or have plenty of cash for your Ocean Road, Great Island, Anawan Cliffs 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 September 2015 update is as follows:

Properties active and on the market: 189 (8% less than the prior month)

  • Single-family properties sold in the month: 36 (20% increase over prior month)
  • Average sales price: $ 477,000 ($442,000 last month)
  • Median sales  price: $ 386,000 
  • Sales price to list price ratio: 95% (95% last month)
  • Average days on the market: 90  
  • Sales currently pending: 27 (59% more than prior month) 

Narragansett homes sale absorption rate is 5.3 months worth of home inventory.  It is a balanced market in real estate market at certain price points and locations.

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.


   There have been 7- $1 million plus luxury Narragansett homes sold in 2015 so far.  The Narragansett luxury market has been picking up this year.


Narragansett RI Real Estate Market September 2015

  • Breakdown of the 36 Narragansett home sales this month is as follows: 8 homes sold under $300,000, 10 homes sold between $300,000-$400,000, 16 homes sold over $400,000 but less than $1 million and 2 homes sold for over $1 million.


Staying informed on Narragansett Real Estate Sales in September 2015 and its trending is key to every homeowner who is thinking of selling their home.  Know the home  market, work with a knowledgeable agent who knows online 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.

The Narragansett homes sale market remains steady and is still selling with home buyers as we are at the end of summer.  This RI waterfront community in Washington County is known for its beaches, oceanfront beaches, eclectic 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 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 $300,000-$800,000:

Are you considering buying or selling a Narragansett luxury coastal home?   Discussing your home needs is essential in this market. Let me show what I can do for Narragansett clients successfully.  Please reach out to me, Ginny Lacey Gorman, RI coastal and luxury real estate agent, at 401.529.7849 or email me at for a home evaluation analysis and to discuss how we can work together.  I would love the opportunity to help you in your RI home search or sale.

Narragansett RI Real Estate Market Update September 2015


Ginny Lacey Gorman is your go to Narragansett Rhode Island waterfront and luxury real estate agent for southern 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 RI houses in this real estate market, call Ginny Gorman at 401.529.7849 today.