The Real Deal New York

Tri-state briefs: Glimmers of hope for Connecticut’s housing market

By Andrea Cetra | February 28, 2013 10:30AM

From the February issue: The pace of falling Connecticut home prices has slowed, the Hartford Courant reported. Hartford County asking prices in 2012 fell 1.6 percent from 2011, according to the real estate website, but that’s an improvement from 2011’s 3.4 percent drop from the prior year. Similarly, New Haven County asking prices in 2012 fell 2.2 percent from the previous year, in contrast to a 5.5 percent year-on-year decline between 2011 and 2010. The year-over-year slide in Fairfield County was 1.6 percent in 2012, compared with 3.6 percent in 2011. [more]