The Mass. Association of Realtors (MAR) reported today that while a general shortage of homes for sale pushed sales down and prices up in March, the spring market is starting to come to life. The number of new listings of single family homes in March increased 12% over the same time last year.
Here is a link to the statewide March 2014 housing release that was issued by MAR.
Statewide single family sales were down 11.5% in March. The single family median price was up 8.3% to $314,063. For a comparable: Pioneer Valley March sales were down 19.3%. The median price was up 4.2% to $184,750.