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Albertson Park Homes Update Wilmington DE 19808

May 14, 2014

Albertson Park continues to be a popular single family housing choice with a great location and relatively stable home prices and sales activity.

Albertson ParkAlbertson Park is a nice single family development of over 150 properties. Designs range from smaller approximately 1600 sqft ranches to larger 2 story colonials with over 1900 sqft. Construction began in 1960 and continued through 1965. Located adjacent to Faulkland Heights, it is an ideal location for anyone needing access throughout New Castle County.

As we have often seen throughout the county, Albertson Park home sales activity and pricing peaked in 2007 with 6 sales averaging $232,000. Since 2008 average prices have fallen from $229,000 to a low of $185,000 in 2011. Prices jumped a bit in 2012 to $204,000 but sales fell to 2 homes.

Albertson Park Wilmington DE 19808Prices again retreated in 2013 with 5 sales ranging from $167,000 to $200,000. The average sales price fell to $182,000, Lower prices again have succeeded in increasing sales activity in the community.

Today, there are 2 two story colonials under contract with an average asking price of $199,00. Currently there are no homes on the market and no properties have sold in 2014 year to date.

For anyone looking for properties with easy access throughout northern New Castle County, Albertson Park should be included in your search. With a nice variety of housing options and more stable pricing, Albertson Park should prove to be a good long-term choice.

David Henke
Long & Foster Real Estate Inc – Bear, DE/Devon, PA
Office: 302-834-3431/Direct: 610-618-0808

(All statistics per the TrendMLS System and believed accurate but not guaranteed)