Fairfield County Real Estate Market Sees Sales Decline

In this week's report, the number of homes sold in the Fairfield County market fell to 136 over the past 30 days. It marked a decrease of 6.2% from last week's report and another period below the monthly average. Within the same time period, New Haven County had 836 sales, the most of all counties in the area. The median sales price dropped to $275,000, down from last week's $285,000. Fairfield County is a definite buyer's market, thanks to a big eight months of inventory to choose from and a pullback in sales.

Want a more traditional home in Fairfield County? Then start your search with these listings that were built before most others in the market:

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Get started right now by checking out Fairfield County homes for sale or reviewing Fairfield County real estate trends.

Demographic facts for Fairfield County:

  • This area has a median house value of $354,700.
  • Average number of rainy days is 115 per year. (U.S. average: 100)
  • The unemployment rate for this area is 7.2%.
  • The student-to-teacher ratio is 15.0:1. (15.3:1 = national average)

Data reported through 10/12/2016


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