Buying and selling real estate in the communities of Long Island
BloggersValerie Kellogg Kristin Lavin Taveira Maura McDermott Lisa Doll Bruno
Long Island's housing market slowed last month, as late-winter storms kept buyers at home.
In Nassau County, the number of closed sales fell by nearly 12 percent compared to the previous March, to 587, according to a report released Friday by the Multiple Listing Service of Long Island.
Suffolk County sales fell by almost 5 percent year over year, to 707. Those figures typically reflect...Read more »
Nassau County’s housing market is on the rise, more than a year after superstorm Sandy devastated the region.
Homes in Nassau fetched a median price of $430,000 in January, up 7.5 percent from a year earlier, according to a report Friday by the Multiple Listing Service of Long Island.
Suffolk’s real estate market, which wasn’t hit as hard by Sandy, did not show the same strength. There,...Read more »
Long Island home prices were nearly flat last month, despite an end-of-year uptick in sales activity. Nassau County homes sold for a median price of $407,000 in December, up 1.8 percent from the same period in 2012, according to a report released Monday by the Multiple Listing Service of Long Island. Home prices hit their lowest monthly level since June, when the median price was $425,000.
In...Read more »