South Shore Real Estate Sales Report | March 2012

| April 1, 2012 | 0 Comments

March Sales Data Report (Expanded)
March proved to be an active month for South Shore real estate sales. Almost 500 single family homes successfully closed as of March 30th. note: I expanded the list of towns included in these reports from previous months. Going forward these are the towns that will be included in reporting on South Shore towns.

  • Avon
  • Braintree
  • Bridgewater
  • Brockton
  • Canton
  • Carver
  • Cohasset
  • Duxbury
  • East Bridgewater
  • Easton
  • Halifax
  • Hanover
  • Hanson
  • Hingham
  • Hull
  • Kingston
  • Middleboro
  • Milton
  • Marshfield
  • Norwell
  • Pembroke
  • Plymouth
  • Plympton
  • Quincy
  • Randolph
  • Rockland
  • Scituate
  • Stoughton
  • Taunton
  • West Bridgewater
  • Weymouth
  • Whitman

So onto the stats…
Total Sold:
In January and February, Plymouth, MA was the far and away winner in terms of number of properties sold. But in March, Quincy and Weymouth were neck and neck with Plymouth with 36 homes sold. The addition of Brockton to this report resulted in a new leader. Brockton sold 46 homes this month.


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Average Sales Price:
When looking at average sales price, it should come as no surprise that Hingham, Cohasset, Duxbury, Norwell & Milton had the highest average sales price. These towns consistently outperform all other south shore towns. Avon, Brockton and Halifax have the most affordable homes options.

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Average Cost Per Square Foot:
Once again Hingham, Cohasset & Milton had the highest cost per square foot at $302, $265, $238 respectively. In comparison Halifax, Brockton and Middleboro had the lowest cost per square foot at $103, $107 & $127 respectively. The average of all South Shore towns combined is $174 per square foot.


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Towns AVG $/SF
Halifax $103.80
Brockton $107.35
Middleboro $127.99
Avon $132.51
Rockland $135.81
Randolph $135.98
Taunton $138.55
Plympton $140.33
East Bridgewater $141.43
Plymouth $145.18
Bridgewater $148.51
Whitman $151.04
Hull $155.31
Carver $161.92
Pembroke $162.36
Kingston $165.15
Stoughton $165.89
West Bridgewater $170.90
Hanson $171.19
Easton $171.83
Weymouth $182.06
Hanover $198.15
Quincy $201.18
Norwell $203.51
Braintree $204.97
Duxbury $205.42
Marshfield $206.35
Canton $208.73
Scituate $224.95
Milton $238.26
Cohasset $265.07
Hingham $302.11

*All real estate data sourced from MLSPIN

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