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February 2018 Recording Statistics

February 2018 Recording Statistics

JOHN F. MEADE, REGISTER OF DEEDS  REPORT OF BARNSTABLE COUNTY REAL ESTATE ACTIVITY FOR THE MONTH OF FEBRUARY 2018 SALES VOLUME & VALUE CONTINUE TO CLIMB!   Barnstable County Register of Deeds, John F. Meade, reports that the volume of real estate sales in February 2018 was up 11.5% from February 2017 volume and the total value of sales was up 18.5% from the previous year.  The median individual property sale value was up 8.5% from the previous year.  There was a 6.8% decrease in the volume of mortgage activity from February 2017 levels.   Year to Date: Volume of Sales is up 6.8%; Total Value of Sales is up 15.5%; Individual Sales Value is up 2.9%; Mortgage Volume is down 9.4%.   Register Meade reports that there were 406 deeds recorded at the Barnstable Registry of Deeds in February 2018 with stated sales values above $50,000.00 representing a stated value of $218,104,226.00 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 2018 was $363,500.00.   There were 785 mortgages recorded with values above $50,000.00 in February 2018 with a total value of $300,840,305.00.  The median mortgage amount, commercial, residential or other, was $250,000.00.   By way of comparison, there were 364 deeds recorded at the Barnstable Registry of Deeds in February 2017 with stated sales values above $50,000.00 representing a stated value of $184,051,505.00 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 2017 was $335,000.00.   There...