Barnstable County real estate activity for October shows a drop in sales volume but an increase in the median property sale value.
Register of deeds, John Meade, says the volume of real estate sales for this October was down 0.6% from October 2016 volume and the total value of sales was down 6.3% from the previous year.
However, the median individual property sale value was up just under 3% (2.8%) from October 2016. Mortgage activity for October 2017 was down nearly 17% (16.8%) from the previous October.
Meade says the median sale price of property in Barnstable County for October, 2017, was $370,000.