Manhattan Decade 2019
Co-op and condo sales activity over the last ten years captured in the Manhattan Decade Report showed that despite the substantial sales activity in the middle of the decade, the number of sales in 2010 was nearly identical to the 2019 total. Except for 2017, the annual number of sales has fallen year over year since 2014. The average marketing time has remained remarkably stable at 101 days over the past three years.
Manhattan Q4 2019
Year over year sales in the Manhattan market below the $5 million threshold edged higher while sales at or above the threshold fell sharply. Median sales price remained unchanged year over year as average sales price continued to decline. With the sharp drop in mortgage rates, this quarter had the lowest overall share of quarterly cash buyers in five years of recording. Four of ten luxury sales were new development versus six out of ten three years ago.