Homes sales in Tewksbury have risen sharply over the past year, those prices continue to slump, according to information released by The Warren Group, Publishers of Banker & Tradesman and The Commercial Record.
According to statistics provided, 21 homes sold in April in Tewksbury. That's up 50 percent over April 2011. Through the first four months of 2012, 69 homes have been sold in Tewksbury. That's up 25.5 percent over the same time period a year ago.
Those numbers are in line with homes sale statistics across Massachusetts. Home sales in the Bay State have jumped four months in a row, according to The Warren Group.
The news is not so good for sellers, however, when it comes to prices. The median price for a home sold in Tewksbury during the first four months of 2012 was $264,900. That's down nearly 10 percent over the same period from a year ago.
Across the state, the median sale price increased by just over 1 percent in April, making the first increase in seven months.