New York in a week: July 4-8

This week's New York news relating to the real estate industry

Need news in a flash? Here’s what’s happening in your community

The S&P/Case-Shiller Home Price Indices showed New York City’s average home price to be $180,220 in April — 0.3 percent growth over March following the same growth from the month before. Since April 2015, average home prices have climbed 2.6 percent in NYC

In just one year, median sales price across Manhattan rose 13.1 percent to reach a new record of over $1.1 million, according to Douglas Elliman’s Q2 report.

Real Trends recently recognized real estate’s best in its 2016 America’s Best Real Estate Agents list, breaking down New York State and NYC’s best performing agents and teams by closed transaction sides and closed sales volume.

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