Boston home prices rise in 2018

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The median sale price of a home sold in 2018 in Boston rose by $3,000 while total sales decreased by 96.3%, according to BlockShopper.com.

From January through December of 2018, there were two homes sold, with a median sale price of $180,000 - a 1.7% increase over the $177,000 median sale price for the previous year. There were 54 homes sold in Boston in 2017.

The following table compares Boston to other Erie County cities with similar median sales prices in 2018:

CityJan. - Dec. 2018 Home SalesJan. - Dec. 2017 Home Sales% change (Total Home Sales)Jan. - Dec. 2018 Median Sales PriceJan. - Dec. 2017 Median Sales Price% change (Median Sales Price)
Orchard Park26395-93.4%$221,375$235,000-5.8%
Elma Center877-89.6%$210,000$219,570-4.4%
North Boston119-94.7%$208,000$183,00013.7%
Harris Hill473-94.5%$206,750$250,000-17.3%
Amherst1501,324-88.7%$202,046$195,4753.4%
Boston254-96.3%$180,000$177,0001.7%
Chaffee119-94.7%$180,000$120,00050%
Alden555-90.9%$175,000$140,00025%
Williamsville7111-93.7%$173,000$215,000-19.5%
Lancaster26431-94%$171,022$172,500-0.9%
Hamburg47725-93.5%$160,000$158,0001.3%

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