If you have been watching the news, reading the paper or listening to the radio you have probably heard nothing but bad news about the real estate market. Fortunately Real Estate is a local business and the Burlington Area Multi Family Market remains strong. Check out the Summer 2011 Northwest Vermont Report provided by Coldwell Banker Hickok & Boardman. This report looked at the months of May through August and broke the report down by towns, areas and segments of the market. In the multi family sector the average sale price in Chittenden County for Multi Family properties increased 17% from $267,485 in 2010 to $314,017 between May and August in 2011. The average days on market also decreased from 97 in 2010 to 78 days in 2011. Contact Us if you are considering buying or selling or if you would like to learn more about the local market.