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Activity on during Oct 2019

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        VT     43,089
        NY     3,458
        CT     3,376
        MA     2,207
        NH     1,967
        IL        661
        RI        563
        CA        547
        FL        533
        VA        381

        Canada   241


Vermont: Picket Fence Preview’s October sales picked up from the month before, with statewide Time on the Market (TOM) averaging only 32.5 days before an offer was accepted for residential properties! Caledonia and Washington County showed the most rapid market, averaging only 6 - 7 days before offers were made! The Avg. Time on the Market (TOM) reported by the sellers represents the length of time on before an offer was made. In some cases, Picket Fence sellers were taking advantage of our MLS package and thus were also listed on


Sales in Chittenden county remained strong, with 50% of all PFP sales called in last month attributed to Chittenden county properties. Most Vermont counties had at least one sale reported†, despite some counties only having a couple properties listed. To put these in perspective, we've included what % each county had of all properties on, listed for at least one day during the month.



Sales Prices in October ranged fairly evenly from $100k - $499k


October Picket Fence Preview sales:

Avg. TOM      
County % of all PFP properties
Addison NA 4%
Bennington NA 1%
Caledonia 6 days* 1%
Chittenden 24 days 44%
Essex NA **
Franklin NA 8%
Grand Isle 21 days* 6%
Lamoille NA 3%
Orange 30 days* 1%
Rutland 60 days 7%
Washington 7 days 21%
Windsor NA 3%
Windham NA **

†All Picket Fence and PFP + MLS sales are self-reported by the Picket Fence property seller. Not all PFP October properties Under Contract are represented here, as some property owners wait until their ad expires or after their closing to report.
* based upon one sale