Westchester county sales volume essentially
stabilized as listing inventory edged higher. The
number of countywide sales slipped a nominal
0.4% to 1,640 from the prior year quarter.
However the number of total sales under contract
surged 16.3% to 2,338 over the same period.
This increase was brought about by a 19.2%
jump in signed contracts to 1,928 during the first
quarter as compared to the same quarter last
year. A robust New York City economy and falling
affordability there have pushed county housing
demand higher…