Is Bristol County, MA a buyer’s or seller’s market?

Housing Market Conditions

Neutral
Market

Seller's
Market

Gauge showing Bristol County is a seller's market

Buyer's
Market

Difference Since March 2023

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

Key Takeaway

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

Housing Prices in Bristol County, MA

How much do homes in Bristol County, MA cost?

Median Sold Price

$478,941

$280/sqft

Based on all homes sold in the last 12 months.

Difference Since March 2023

+$29,122(+6.5%)

Key Takeaway

Homes in Bristol County have sold for 6.5% more than they did a year ago.

Summary: The median home sold price in Bristol County was $478,941 in March 2024, up 6.5% from last year, and the median price per square foot was $280.

Median Sold Price By Bedroom Count

# BEDSMar 2023Mar 2024CHANGE
1 $201.5K$240K
+19.1%
2 $335K$359.1K
+7.2%
3 $444.3K$469.9K
+5.8%
4 $549.8K$575K
+4.6%
5+ $513.1K$562.5K
+9.6%

Summary: Bristol County housing prices by bedroom type for March 2024 compared to the previous year: The home price of 1 bedroom homes increased by 19.1%, 2 bedroom homes increased by 7.2%, 3 bedroom homes increased by 5.8%, 4 bedroom homes increased by 4.6%, and 5+ bedroom homes increased by 9.6%.

Median Sold Price Compared To Nearby Counties

Providence County
+8.4%
Norfolk County
+7.0%
Newport County
+6.9%
Bristol County
+6.5%
Plymouth County
+6.4%

Housing Supply in Bristol County, MA

How many homes are available in Bristol County, MA?

Number of Homes For Sale

Feb 2024Mar 2024CHANGE
1,0381,059+2.0%

Summary: The Bristol County real estate market had 1,059 homes for sale in March 2024, a 2.0% increase compared to February 2024.

Homes For Sale By Bedroom Count

# BEDSFeb 2024Mar 2024CHANGE
1 1418
+28.6%
2 168182
+8.3%
3 443458
+3.4%
4 226224
-0.9%
5+ 187177
-5.3%

Summary: The Bristol County housing inventory by bedroom type for March 2024 compared to the previous month: The inventory of 1 bedroom homes increased by 28.6%, 2 bedroom homes increased by 8.3%, 3 bedroom homes increased by 3.4%, 4 bedroom homes decreased by 0.9%, and 5+ bedroom homes decreased by 5.3%.

Number of Homes Sold

Feb 2024Mar 2024CHANGE
275292+6.2%

Asking Price vs. Sold Price

109 Homes Were Sold
Under Asking

34 Homes Were Sold
At Asking

149 Homes Were Sold
Over Asking

Asking vs Sold - buyer

Key Takeaway

If you're buying a home in Bristol County, you could pay more than the asking price. 51% of homes here sold above asking price last month.

Summary: A total of 292 homes were sold or pending in Bristol County in March 2024, up by 6.2% month-over-month. Of the 292 sold homes, 37% were sold under asking, 12% were sold at asking, and 51% were sold over asking.

Days on Market for Bristol County, MA

How long does it take to sell a home in Bristol County, MA?

Average Sale Time

Mar 2023Mar 2024CHANGE
42 Days39 Days-7.2%

Summary: Homes in Bristol County had an average of 39 days on market in Mar 2024, down by 7.2% compared to last year.

Breakdown of Home Sale Times

183 Homes Were Sold
Under 30 Days

75 Homes Were Sold
In 30 - 90 Days

34 Homes Were Sold
Over 90 Days

Breakdown of Home Sale Times

Key Takeaway

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

Summary: During March 2024, 292 homes were sold in Bristol County; 63% of homes were sold within 30 days, 26% of homes were sold within 30 to 90 days, and 12% of homes were sold over 90 days.

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

Report Updated 20 Days Ago

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