Sep 21, 2015 1:53 PM
August Seacoast real estate prices jump 30 percent compared to 2014
PORTSMOUTH – Seacoast real estate sales jumped by more than a third this past August compared to sales during August 2014.
According to Seacoastonline.com, home sales in 17 communities in the Seacoast consisting of single-family homes totaled $76.4 million – more than a 30 percent increase from 2014.
Home sales in the Seacoast reached a high in July with more than $90.2 million in total sales.
The data is from sales from 17 sample communities including: Brentwood, East Kingston, Epping, Exeter, Greenland, Hampton, Hampton Falls, Kensington, New Castle, Newfields, Newington, Portsmouth, Rye, Seabrook and Stratham.
With prices up, transactions are also up. The data shows that total condo sales in August were $19.9 million, which was a 37.8 percent increase over the $14.4 million of sales in 2014.