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 September 2021

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.

How much do homes in Bristol County, MA cost?

Median Sold Price

$433,701

$253/sqft

Based on all homes sold in the last 12 months.

Difference Since September 2021

+$43,727(+11.2%)

Key Takeaway

Homes in Bristol County have sold for 11.2% more than they did a year ago.

Median Sold Price By Bedroom Count

# BEDSSep 2021Sep 2022%
1 $197.5K$215.7K
+9.2%
2 $289.8K$324.9K
+12.1%
3 $395.4K$431.8K
+9.2%
4 $485.1K$528K
+8.8%
5+ $414.3K$490.5K
+18.4%

Median Sold Price Compared To Nearby Counties

Newport County
+13.7%
Providence County
+12.5%
Bristol County
+11.7%
Bristol County
+11.2%
Plymouth County
+10.5%

How many homes are available in Bristol County, MA?

Number of Homes For Sale

Aug 2022Sep 2022%
1,8831,677-10.9%

Homes For Sale By Bedroom Count

# BEDSAug 2022Sep 2022%
1 4327
-37.2%
2 260250
-3.8%
3 799680
-14.9%
4 429392
-8.6%
5+ 352328
-6.8%

Number of Homes Sold

Aug 2022Sep 2022%
556427-23.2%

Asking Price vs. Sold Price

143 Homes Were Sold
Under Asking

53 Homes Were Sold
At Asking

231 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. 54.1% of homes here sold above asking price last month.

Average Sale Time

Sep 2021Sep 2022%
25 Days31 Days+20.1%

Breakdown of Home Sale Times

276 Homes Were Sold
Under 30 Days

134 Homes Were Sold
In 30 - 90 Days

17 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.

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

About Bristol County, MA

Bristol County, MA has 1,677 homes for sale to choose from. Between August 2022 and September 2022, Bristol County, MA real estate market has seen decrease in the number of listings by 10.9%. While the average time on the market in September 2022 was 31 days, the median list price was $433,701. From August 2022 through September 2022, the following changes in listing prices were observed in this housing market: prices of 1 bedroom properties went up by 9.2%, 2 bedrooms properties became 12.1% more expensive, prices of 3 bedrooms properties went up by 9.2%, 4 bedrooms properties prices increased by 8.8%, the cost of 5 bedrooms properties went up by 18.4%. Volume of homes for sale changed: number of 1 bedroom homes decreased by 37.2%, 2 bedrooms homes became 3.8% less available, the quantity of 3 bedrooms homes went down by 14.9%, volume of 4 bedrooms homes went down by 8.6%, volume of 5 bedrooms homes went down by 6.8%. In September 2022, from all listings sold in Bristol County, MA there were more than 231 sold above asking price, over 143 sold below and more than 53 were sold right at the asked price.

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