June Contracts: Another Month Like May

2023-07-06 Hartford County Single-Family Contracts 2023-06

Hartford County finished June with 763 single-family contracts. The total was about 12% fewer than June 2022, leaving the year about 22% behind for the full first half. 805 new listings during June supported the number of deals, and left the inventory of active homes available level with the end of May. There are enough listings for 0.7 months worth of sales, though that is likely overstated by opportunistic sellers. 23% of active listings have

116 Princeton Street, Hartford

116 Princeton St, Hartford

This sweet, move-in ready ranch with a magical garden space is just waiting for its new owner. Enter into the bright living room with a picture window and hardwood floors. An updated kitchen features plenty of storage space, granite counters, and an eat-in area. Three nicely sized bedrooms with ample closets and a remodeled full bathroom complete the main level. Outside, a gardener’s oasis awaits. Enjoy a meal or your morning coffee on the stamped

May Contracts: Spring in Greater Hartford

2023-06-03 Hartford County Single-Family Contracts 2023-05

May contracts increased to 774 for the month. The result maps a typical spring trend of increasing activity each month through May. However 2023 started from a lower baseline than 2022 which started at a lower baseline than 2021. This year continued to be about 25% less active than last year. New listings jumped to 794 in May, and provided the inventory that allowed buyers to successfully write contracts on 774 properties. Active listings ticked

19 Capitol Avenue, Unit D, Hartford

19 Capitol D, Hartford

Enjoy skyline views from the penthouse unit of this historic brownstone! The character-filled living space includes a vaulted ceiling, exposed brick, a decorative marble fireplace, and built-in shelves. An open concept layout is perfect for both entertaining and everyday living. The dining room flows through to an updated kitchen with seating at the stone counters, stainless appliances, and a decorative fireplace. Just off the rear of the kitchen is a balcony overlooking park-like Whitman Close.

April Contracts: Wow, Berlin!

2023-05-03 Hartford County Single-Family Contracts 2023-04

While the overwhelming majority of the County struggled through the first four months with too few listings for the number of buyers, the town of Berlin stood out thanks to its positive result (see the table at the bottom). With 13% MORE contracts than last year, Berlin was the only town that on pace to outperform 2022. Hartford County overall finished the month with 626 contracts, more than 27% fewer than April of last year.