home sales http://wamc.org en Mass. Home Sales Remain Healthy http://wamc.org/post/mass-home-sales-remain-healthy <p></p><p></p><p>Two organizations that track the Massachusetts real estate market say sales of single family homes remained healthy in September in part because of stabilized prices.</p><p>The Massachusetts Association of Realtors reported Thursday that sales were up nearly 3 percent from the same month last year, the 15th month of year-over-year increases.</p><p>The Warren Group reported an 8 percent increase in sales.</p><p>The organizations use different figures in their calculations.</p> Fri, 26 Oct 2012 00:00:00 +0000 Lucas Willard 50645 at http://wamc.org Reports Indicate MA Real Estate Market Is Rebounding http://wamc.org/post/reports-indicate-ma-real-estate-market-rebounding <p>Two new reports suggest the long downturn in the real estate market in Massachusetts may be over.&nbsp; WAMC&rsquo;s Paul Tuthill reports&hellip;</p><p>Home sales rose by more than 19 percent in March compared to a year ago, according to a report issued Tuesday by the Warren Group, a Boston company that tracks real estate data.&nbsp; With a total of 3,205 homes sold across the state, it was the best March since 2007.&nbsp; The spring before the recession hit, home values sunk and unemployment rose.&nbsp;</p> Wed, 25 Apr 2012 11:44:20 +0000 Paul Tuthill 37560 at http://wamc.org Reports Indicate MA Real Estate Market Is Rebounding