Ulster home sales drop 20 percent in 2022


KINGSTON – Sales of single-family homes in Ulster County fell 20 percent in 2022 from the number sold in 2021.

At the same time, the average selling price rose by 10 percent and homes sold 3.6 percent faster, the Ulster County Board of Realtors reports.

The number of home sales in 2021 totaled 1,871 compared with 1,496 last year.

The average selling price in 2022 was $479,102 compared with $436,298.

The realtors’ organization said homes sold in an average of 53 days last year compared with 55 days in 2021.

In December 2022, there were 252 homes listed, compared

with 229 one year earlier.