All the news you've been reading about the improvement in our housing market holds true in Walpole. The housing statistics tell a story. In the past 6 months, the average market time on a home for sale in Walpole was 86 days. In the previous 6 months, the average market time was 109 days. This is an improvement of approximately 20%.
Keep in mind that these averages encompass all of the homes for sale. Therefore, if you are thinking you have 3 months to consider a home you like - think again! Most homes that are in good condition and are priced correctly are selling within the first few weeks they are on the market. Many are selling within days of listing, and experiencing multiple offers.
As always, factors such as location, condition, and price are the key to a successful strategy for sellers. Whether buying or selling, the services of a professional Realtor are invaluable as they know the ins and outs of their local market and immediately recognize current trends in their market.