Explore Needham, MA

By Pat Laracy Baker, Pat Baker Dream Home Maker
(Realty Executives Boston West)
Comments 1
For the past month there were 26 single family homes sold in Needham with the average price of $739,962 and the average days on market were 64.  The highest price was $1,650,000 and the lowest price was $390,000.  The sales price to list price ratio was 96% and the sales price price to original p...

By Pat Laracy Baker, Pat Baker Dream Home Maker
(Realty Executives Boston West)
Comments 2
Needham 2008 Celebration - Go 4th and Celebrate theme for the 4th of July in Needham This Year!  Sponsored by The Exchange Club of Needham The first day I ever came to Needham to visit before we moved was July 4, 1965.  I was amazed to see what the 4th of July celebration in the town of Needham w...

By Pat Laracy Baker, Pat Baker Dream Home Maker
(Realty Executives Boston West)
Comments 2
I listened to syndicated money guy today Dave Ramsey and he says that he believes that we are coming out of the housing slump in some areas of the country.  I really feel that Needham, MA is one of those areas and the surrounding communities are as well.  I have seen an uptick in Natick, Hollisto...

By Pat Laracy Baker, Pat Baker Dream Home Maker
(Realty Executives Boston West)
Comments 4
That is the front page lead article in the Needham Hometown Weekly "Recession Proof Needham."  Now I have been saying that for a while.  I know that it is true.  While we are constantly bombarded with bad news all the time 24/7 this is great news.  It is evident by the way the homes for sale in N...

By Pat Laracy Baker, Pat Baker Dream Home Maker
(Realty Executives Boston West)
Comments 5
We have been renovating our home for quite some time. I don't even want to tell you how long.  Sometimes I think we will just get it done and sell it but lately I have had a new thinking. I love my home and where it is located. I love busy street, the four bedrooms, the family room off the kitche...

By Pat Laracy Baker, Pat Baker Dream Home Maker
(Realty Executives Boston West)
Comments 1
In the last 16 days there were 23 homes that went under agreement with an average list price of $820,048. There are 121 homes for sale in Needham, MA with an average list price of $1,000,593.  During the same time period 10 homes were sold with an average sale price of $700,100 and average days o...

By Pat Laracy Baker, Pat Baker Dream Home Maker
(Realty Executives Boston West)
Comments 1
The Needham market continues to be very strong.  In the last 7 days 10 properties went under agreement with 6 of those properties from my office - Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage, Needham, MA  and 5 of those properties sold within a month.  It is agreat time to be a first time buyer for sur...

By Pat Laracy Baker, Pat Baker Dream Home Maker
(Realty Executives Boston West)
Comments 4
Market Report for Needham 122 Single Family homes for sale in Needham, MA Average Price:  $1,030,173 Median Price:       $789,450 1 single family homes on the market between $300,000 and $349,999 2 single family homes on the market between $350,000 and $399,999 4 single family homes on the market...

By Pat Laracy Baker, Pat Baker Dream Home Maker
(Realty Executives Boston West)
Comments 0
Active Listings as of today 105Price range $374,000 to $3,500,0004 single family homes between $400,000 and $449,0005    "        "        "          "        $450,000 and $499,999  15   "        "        "          "        $500,000 and $599,99920    "       "           "       "        $609,000...

By Pat Laracy Baker, Pat Baker Dream Home Maker
(Realty Executives Boston West)
Comments 1
On New Year's Eve our office had the pleasure of displaying some the of unique and creative pottery from the Potter's Shop on Thorpe Street, Needham, MA.  Take her invitation and come in and visit.  They have some wonderful works there.         Pat Baker, Real Estate Agent with Coldwell Banker Re...

By Pat Laracy Baker, Pat Baker Dream Home Maker
(Realty Executives Boston West)
Comments 0
Market Report for Needham  3/12/2008Market Share of 9 properties sold - 6 sides were Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage- Needham: 32.54% of the market share for Needham and Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage is #1 again in Needham for sales sides. 8.74% of the sales sides  came from the New...

By Pat Laracy Baker, Pat Baker Dream Home Maker
(Realty Executives Boston West)
Comments 1
Needham is hot!Where our Town Needham stands.  I would say ...Needham is hot.  Well in the town of Needham property increased 17.9.% over the past 5 years.  According to Boston Magazine there are 29 neighborhoods and towns that are holding their value.  You would never know it if your only listen...

By Pat Laracy Baker, Pat Baker Dream Home Maker
(Realty Executives Boston West)
Comments 2
There certainly has been an uptick in the Needham market lately.  The increase has been in Open House attendance and in properties going under agreement.In the past 7 days 9 properties went under agreement.  Of the 9 properties that went under agreement 7 of those were Coldwell Banker Residentail...

By Pat Laracy Baker, Pat Baker Dream Home Maker
(Realty Executives Boston West)
Comments 4
View Larger Map Area Market Survey for Needham, Massachusetts January 14 to February 14th 2008Active Listings84 Single Family homes for sale in Needham, MA ranging in price from $350,000 to $3,500,0001 - $399,900 810 days on market2 - $429,000 & $439,000 average days 712 - $479,000 & $499,000 ave...

By Pat Laracy Baker, Pat Baker Dream Home Maker
(Realty Executives Boston West)
Comments 0
From the period of January 1 to January 21 there were 18 new listings coming on the market.  There were 2 expired listings one in the $1,000,000 to $1,499,999 after 44 days and another property in the $600,000 to $699,999 which was on the market for 21 days.   The properties on the market are as ...

By Pat Laracy Baker, Pat Baker Dream Home Maker
(Realty Executives Boston West)
Comments 0
Well here it January 7, 2008.  Generally a quiet time in real estate.I just checked the latest report and there were 3 properties that went under agreement over the weekend. As of yesterday there were 67 properties on the market ranging from $375,000 to $3,500,000.  The heaviest concentration bei...

By Pat Laracy Baker, Pat Baker Dream Home Maker
(Realty Executives Boston West)
Comments 0
Although the year has not officially ended I believe that we can get a real picture of the single family home sales for these communities in the infamous year of 2007.  Comparison follows the report for each town from the previous year and same time period.  The figures are taken from Multiple Li...

By Pat Laracy Baker, Pat Baker Dream Home Maker
(Realty Executives Boston West)
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Below are actual quotes for "why" "It's a nice place to live."  Something we regularly hear from residents of Needham."There are so many willing volunteers in town politics, religious activities, helping one's "fellow man.""Our superb local theatre group.""Our own Beth  Israel Deaconess Hospital ...

By Pat Laracy Baker, Pat Baker Dream Home Maker
(Realty Executives Boston West)
Comments 0
Needham Market Report as of 12/22/07It is very customary for the market to slow up in this holiday season from Thanksgiving to New Years so there are no surprises but there is activity.The report does not reflect the 10 homes temporarily withdrawn and that there were 5 homes canceled. What has ch...

By Pat Laracy Baker, Pat Baker Dream Home Maker
(Realty Executives Boston West)
Comments 2
NYN '08New Year's Needham '08....Special Celebration Events Performances and Activities  First time ever by the efforts and planning of many. Celebrating art, music, dance and magic! Monday, December 31, 2007 - Events for all ages from Noon to 10:00 PM Brought to us by NeedArts/Needham Cultural C...

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