New York state home sales growth reached 15 consecutive months of growth in April, according to the New York State Association of Realtors (NYSAR) April housing report. New York sales grew 9 percent year-over-year in April, the report says, and the statewide median sales price increased 2 percent during the same period.
- New York sales grew 9 percent year-over-year in April.
- New York state's median sales price was $220,000 in April, up 1.9 percent since April of 2015’s median sales price of $216,000.
- The median price in Kings County (Brooklyn) jumped 22.7 percent, hitting $470,000 from a previous $383,300 last April.
- Median sales price in Queens increased 11.9 percent in April to reach $449,000.