(508) 362-7733 info@barnstabledeeds.org
Registry Recording Statistics March 2016

Registry Recording Statistics March 2016

  JOHN F. MEADE, REGISTER OF DEEDS   REPORT OF BARNSTABLE COUNTY REAL ESTATE ACTIVITY   FOR THE MONTH OF MARCH 2016   SALES VOLUME RISES & VALUE CONTINUES TO FALL!   Barnstable County Register of Deeds, John F. Meade, reports that the volume of real estate sales in March 2016 was up 30.5% from March 2015 volume and the total value of sales was up 20.9% from the previous year.  The median individual property sale value was down 9% from the previous year. There was a 1.8% decrease in the volume of mortgage activity from March 2015 levels.   Year to Date: Volume of Sales is up 21.8%; Total Value of Sales is up 20.1%; Individual Sales Value is down 6.2%; Mortgage Volume is up 5.6%.   Register Meade reports that there were 548 deeds recorded at the Barnstable Registry of Deeds in March 2016 with stated sales values above $50,000.00 representing a stated value of $249,837,500.00 in county-wide real estate sales. Based on all property sales valued above $50,000.00, the median sale price of property in Barnstable County in March was $300,000.00.   There were 1,101 mortgages recorded with values above $50,000.00 in March with a total value of $408,204,320.00.  The median mortgage amount, commercial, residential or other, was $238,010.00.   By way of comparison, there were 420 deeds recorded at the Barnstable Registry of Deeds in March 2015 with stated sales values above $50,000.00 representing a stated value of $206,676,179.00 in county-wide real estate sales. Based on all property sales valued above $50,000.00, the median sale price of property in Barnstable County in March was $329,569.00....
Registry Recording Statistics February 2016

Registry Recording Statistics February 2016

JOHN F. MEADE, REGISTER OF DEEDS REPORT OF BARNSTABLE COUNTY REAL ESTATE ACTIVITY FOR THE MONTH OF FEBRUARY 2016 SALES VOLUME JUMPS & VALUE DIPS! Barnstable County Register of Deeds, John F. Meade, reports that the volume of real estate sales in February 2016 was up 25.1% from February 2015 volume and the total value of sales was up 24.7% from the previous year. The median individual property sale value was down 6.5% from the previous year. There was a 9.1% increase in the volume of mortgage activity from February 2015 levels. Year to Date: Volume of Sales is up 16.8%; Total Value of Sales is up 19.6%; Individual Sales Value is down 4.7%; Mortgage Volume is up 10.5%. Register Meade reports that there were 429 deeds recorded at the Barnstable Registry of Deeds in February 2016 with stated sales values above $50,000.00 representing a stated value of $202,272,316.00 in county-wide real estate sales. Based on all property sales valued above $50,000.00, the median sale price of property in Barnstable County in February was $308,500.00. There were 948 mortgages recorded with values above $50,000.00 in February with a total value of $324,241,076.00. The median mortgage amount, commercial, residential or other, was $209,684.00. By way of comparison, there were 343 deeds recorded at the Barnstable Registry of Deeds in February 2015 with stated sales values above $50,000.00 representing a stated value of $162,222,007.00 in county-wide real estate sales. Based on all property sales valued above $50,000.00, the median sale price of property in Barnstable County in February was $330,000.00. There were 869 mortgages recorded with values above $50,000.00 in February...