During 2018, real estate activity in Sharon saw increases in both total sales volume and average sales price.
There was a 6% decrease in the number of land documents recorded at the Norfolk County Registry of Deeds from the town of Sharon in 2018. 3,262 land documents were recorded versus 3,470 in 2017.
The total volume of real estate sales in Sharon during 2018 was $177,803,528, an 8% increase from 2017. The average sales price of homes and commercial property was up 17% in Sharon. The average sale price was $635,012.
The number of mortgages recorded (660) on Sharon properties in 2018 was down 10% from the previous year. However, total mortgage indebtedness increased by 34% to $308,201,581 during the same period.
There were 3 foreclosure deeds filed against Sharon properties during 2018, the same number recorded in 2017.
Finally, homestead activity decreased 11% in Sharon during 2018 with 339 homesteads filed compared to 379 in 2017.