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Registry Recording Statistics October 2018

Registry Recording Statistics October 2018

JOHN F. MEADE, REGISTER OF DEEDS REPORT OF BARNSTABLE COUNTY REAL ESTATE ACTIVITY  FOR THE MONTH OF OCTOBER 2018  SALES VOLUME & VALUE RISE! Barnstable County Register of Deeds, John F. Meade, reports that the volume of real estate sales in October 2018 was up 6.3% from October 2017 volume and the total value of sales was up 25.2% from the previous year.  The median individual property sale value was up 9.7% from the previous year.  There was an 6.1% decrease in the volume of mortgage activity from October 2017 levels. Year to Date: Volume of Sales is down 3.7%; Total Value of Sales is up 2.7%; Individual Sales Value is up 7.1%; Mortgage Volume is down 7.5%.  Register Meade reports that there were 725 deeds recorded at the Barnstable Registry of Deeds in October 2018 with stated sales values above $50,000.00 representing a stated value of $411,320,736.00 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 October 2018 was $406,000.00. There were 1,007 mortgages recorded with values above $50,000.00 in October 2018 with a total value of $353,356,450.00.  The median mortgage amount, commercial, residential or other, was $275,000.00. By way of comparison, there were 682 deeds recorded at the Barnstable Registry of Deeds in October 2017 with stated sales values above $50,000.00 representing a stated value of $328,479,558.00 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 October 2017 was $370,000.00. There were 1,072 mortgages recorded with values above $50,000.00...
Registry of Deeds Winter 2018-2019 Holiday Schedule

Registry of Deeds Winter 2018-2019 Holiday Schedule

Barnstable County Registry of Deeds** Holiday Schedule Winter 2018-2019   NOVEMBER 12, 2018 (MONDAY) IN OBSERVANCE OF VETERANS DAY – CLOSED ALL DAY   NOVEMBER 21, 2018 THANKSGIVING EVE – CLOSING AT NOON   NOVEMBER 22, 2018 THANKSGIVING DAY – CLOSED ALL DAY   DECEMBER 24, 2018 CHRISTMAS EVE – CLOSING AT NOON   DECEMBER 25, 2018 CHRISTMAS DAY – CLOSED ALL DAY   JANUARY 1, 2019 NEW YEARS DAY – CLOSED ALL DAY   JANUARY 21, 2019 (MONDAY) MARTIN LUTHER KING, JR. DAY – CLOSED ALL DAY   FEBRUARY 18, 2019 (MONDAY) PRESIDENTS’ DAY   **Per Order of the Barnstable County Board of...
Recording Statistics September 2018

Recording Statistics September 2018

JOHN F. MEADE, REGISTER OF DEEDS  REPORT OF BARNSTABLE COUNTY REAL ESTATE ACTIVITY FOR THE MONTH OF SEPTEMBER 2018 SALES VOLUME DOWN & VALUE UP AGAIN! Barnstable County Register of Deeds, John F. Meade, reports that the volume of real estate sales in September 2018 was down 9.4% from September 2017 volume and the total value of sales was down 5.9% from the previous year.  The median individual property sale value was up 4.6% from the previous year.  There was an 8.7% decrease in the volume of mortgage activity from September 2017 levels. Year to Date: Volume of Sales is down 4.8%; Total Value of Sales is up 0.1%; Individual Sales Value is up 6%; Mortgage Volume is down 7.7%.  Register Meade reports that there were 639 deeds recorded at the Barnstable Registry of Deeds in September 2018 with stated sales values above $50,000.00 representing a stated value of $348,875,625.00 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 September 2018 was $387,000.00. There were 879 mortgages recorded with values above $50,000.00 in September 2018 with a total value of $324,971,797.00.  The median mortgage amount, commercial, residential or other, was $260,000.00. By way of comparison, there were 705 deeds recorded at the Barnstable Registry of Deeds in September 2017 with stated sales values above $50,000.00 representing a stated value of $370,826,004.00 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 September 2017 was $370,000.00. There were 963 mortgages recorded with values...