Martha’s Vineyard Market Update – February, 2020

There were 47 sales on the Island in January this year and ONLY 23 last year. Is the market slowing down on Martha’s Vineyard?  Doesn’t appear to be based on these numbers! Not only are our number of sales way up, the average sale price has GONE UP and the number of available homes has GONE … Continued

Adopt a Charity on Martha’s Vineyard

They say, the more you give, the more you get back – and I love giving within our community.   The holiday season has past, but the spirit of giving lives on.  For the past year, I’ve been donating a portion of my sales commissions to the YMCA of Martha’s Vineyard.     The reason … Continued

Tips for Showing Your Martha’s Vineyard Home in the Winter

Did you know that Winter is actually one of the BEST times to sell your Martha’s Vineyard property?  But, where to start?   Wintertime means less competition in the marketplace and buyers tend to be more serious about purchasing, so take advantage of that and list your home now!  However, even with this leverage, there … Continued

Should you Sell your Martha’s Vineyard Home in the Winter?

Many sellers think spring is the best time to put their homes on the market because there are usually more buyers out at that time of year. What they don’t often consider is that every other homeowner is thinking the same thing, which means they’ll have the most competition.  We recently had our first snowfall … Continued

National Market Update, Jen O’Hanlon – Martha’s Vineyard

We are seeing lower interest rates right now than we have seen since the beginning of 2018.  Interest rates are also expected to remain low through 2022 according to authorities like Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac.      The low interest rates will help keep the economy stable and give buyers confidence to make a … Continued

Martha’s Vineyard Annual Sales Summary, 2019

I’m sure if you’re like most people you’re wondering about the Real Estate Market in 2019 right here on Martha’s Vineyard.  Even more importantly, how the market conditions may affect you going into 2020.   I thought it would be great to recap what happened and make comparisons to the previous year, 2018. Let’s start … Continued

December 2019 – Martha’s Vineyard Market Update

Happy Holidays Everyone!  We are at the end of the year now and I have taken a look at the sales results for November.  The hype keeps coming, but I can tell you that we will be heading into the new year without much of a change in our market. First, I will go over … Continued