0 City Happenings: Let’s all go for a swim!

June 15 & 16, 2019 The theme of this weekend’s events is definitely to go take a dip- they’ve even opened up the Charles for some swimming. Get ready for a fun weekend- and grab your ‘suit!

Saturday, June 15
•The weather is going to be picture perfect Saturday for all outdoor activities (think swimming, kayaking and general beaching) so get on over to  Massachusetts Breast Cancer Coalition’s Annual Statewide Against the Tide Events 8:00 am -12:00 pm
•If you’d prefer to stay closer to the city, the Charles River Conservancy and the Charles River Swimming Club has teamed up with the Department of Conservation and Recreation to offer  Charles River Swimming Day: City Splash + One Mile Race . 8:00am to 5:00pm

Sunday, June 16
•Does the dad in your life love to run…and drink beer? Give him the day off and head on over to the 2nd Annual Hold My Beer Mile11:00am -2:00pm
•Perhaps he (or you!) is more of a steak fan- the Kitchen at Boston Public Market is offer an incredible class Steak Three-Ways 1:00pm – 3:00pm

Best, Joe 

Joe Schutt

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0 City Happenings: Summer is Here!

June 8-9, 20169 Summer is in full swing! Flowers to boat races to oyster fests- we’ve got it all this weekend!

Saturday, June 8
•Coffee definitely gets a lot of us through our days- but what do we really know about how it’s made? Stop by the Boston Public Market to attend Coffee, the Long Road to Quality with George Hwell 9-11:30am
•FLOWER POWER: Family Friendly Activities at the Gibson House A morning full of fun activities, learning and refreshments!. 10:00am to 12:00pm

Sunday, June 9
•You’ve seen them every year- The 40th Annual Dragonboat Races9:00am -5:00pm
•Gorge yourself at Oysterfest at Bow Market 12:00pm – 6:00pm

Best, Joe 

Joe Schutt

Committed to representing your interests with the highest level of integrity, I am dedicated to service excellence focused on personal attention and building a solid trust relationship. I listen carefully and make my clients feel comfortable in exploring their full range of real estate options and then encourage them to relax and rely on my expertise to insure that the details run smoothly and efficiently. Google+

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February 2019 Greater Boston Real Estate Market Trends

Here’s February 2019’s Monthly Indicators Report from the Greater Boston Association of Realtors® showing Boston real estate market trends.


February 2019 Greater Boston Real Estate Market Trends

After tumbling by double-digit percentages in January, sales of detached single-family homes and
condominiums rose sharply on a year-over-year basis in February across metropolitan Boston as improved inventory
levels, a moderation home price appreciation rates, and relatively storm-free winter helped draw homebuyers back into the
market early in 2019, according to data issued today from the Greater Boston Association of REALTORS® (GBAR).

Sales of single-family detached homes saw a year-over-year increase of 21.8 percent in February as 586 homes were sold
compared to the 481 homes sold in February 2018. This year’s sales total is the fifth highest on record for the month of
February. The condo market also experienced an increase in sales as 528 units were sold in 2019, a 13.1 percent increase
from the 467 units sold in February 2018. Last month’s condo sales total is the fourth highest on record for the month.

Condominium
  • February condo sales UP +13.1%
  • Median prices DOWN -2.9% ($530,000)
  • Active Listings UP +22.9% to 1,780
  • Listings added to the market DOWN -1.5% over last year (966 from 981 in 2017)
Single-Family
  • February single-family home sales UP +21.8%
  • Median prices UP +6.7% ($577,500)
  • Active Listings UP +2.4% to 2,056
  • Listings added to the market DOWN -1.7% over last year (1,134 from 1,154 in 2017)

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February 2019 Greater Boston Market Trends