Is Arlington, MA a buyer’s or seller’s market?

Housing Market Conditions



Gauge showing Arlington is a seller's market


Difference Since May 2021

Since last year, Arlington has remained a Seller's Market.

Key Takeaway

Arlington is a Sellers Housing Market, which means prices tend to be higher and homes sell faster.

How much do homes in Arlington, MA cost?

Median Sold Price



Based on all homes sold in the last 12 months.

Difference Since May 2021


Key Takeaway

Homes in Arlington have sold for 6.6% more than they did a year ago.

Median Sold Price By Bedroom Count

# BEDSMay 2021May 2022%
1 $350K$385K
2 $588.7K$640K
3 $837.5K$916.8K
4 $980K$1.1M
5+ $1.2M$1.3M

Median Sold Price Compared To Nearby Cities


How many homes are available in Arlington, MA?

Number of Homes For Sale

Apr 2022May 2022%

Homes For Sale By Bedroom Count

# BEDSApr 2022May 2022%
1 1111
2 3638
3 4955
4 4054
5+ 1825

Number of Homes Sold

Apr 2022May 2022%

Asking Price vs. Sold Price

11 Homes Were Sold
Under Asking

2 Homes Were Sold
At Asking

42 Homes Were Sold
Over Asking

Asking vs Sold - buyer

Key Takeaway

If you're buying a home in Arlington, you could pay more than the asking price. 76.4% of homes here sold above asking price last month.

Average Sale Time

May 2021May 2022%
11 Days12 Days+6.6%

Breakdown of Home Sale Times

50 Homes Were Sold
Under 30 Days

5 Homes Were Sold
In 30 - 90 Days

0 Homes Were Sold
Over 90 Days

Breakdown of Home Sale Times

Key Takeaway

Many homes in Arlington are selling fast, if you're buying plan to act quickly.

Housing Market Reports are calculated by Rocket Homes Real Estate and based on information from the MLS.

About Arlington, MA

Arlington, MA has 183 homes on the market. The number of homes for sale in Arlington, MA increased by 18.8% between April 2022 and May 2022. In May 2022 median list price was $906,464 and the average listing age was 12 days. Between April 2022 and May 2022, listing prices of homes in this real estate market have seen the following changes: 1 bedroom properties became 10% more expensive, prices of 2 bedrooms properties increased by 8.7%, 3 bedrooms properties prices increased by 9.5%, prices of 4 bedrooms properties increased by 17.3%, prices of 5 bedrooms properties went up by 8.3%. Volume of homes for sale in this real estate market have seen the following changes: 1 bedroom homes did not move, number of 2 bedrooms homes increased by 5.6%, number of 3 bedrooms homes increased by 12.2%, the quantity of 4 bedrooms homes went up by 35%, volume of 5 bedrooms homes went up by 38.9%. While more than 42 listings in Arlington, MA in May 2022 were sold above asking price, there were more than 2 listings sold at asking price, and more than 11 were sold below.

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