Manhasset Home Sales are Up and Median Price is Up!
By Annie Holdreith
(Daniel Gale Sotheby's International/Manhasset, New York)
While waiting for some new customers on Saturday, I decided to run some numbers to see what is really going on in the Manhasset home sales market. I know I am busy with listings, showings and open house are a mob scene lately....I was curious to see if what "feels" like a market improvement when I am out and about could be backed up with some numbers. Here is what I found out: In May of 2010, 23 homes went into contract versus 16 in May of 2009. That's a big jump! So, I decided to drill down a little deeper and look at this good news story: 2009 YTD* (Jan 1-June 5 2009) 27 homes sold $1,075,000 median sales price 2010 YTD* (Jan 1-June 5 2010) 52 homes sold $1,256,2501 median sales price All I can say is WOW! What a difference a year makes!!!! Personally, I think here'...