Ideal Properties Group Special Report: Transformative Years: 2007 - 2014

The Brooklyn townhouse market has flourished in the last 8 years, its over-$3M segment sustaining constant growth since 2007, according to the new Ideal Properties Group’s "Transformative Years: 2007 - 2014" Report (http://tinyurl.com/km3dsqm). The report found that the market share of townhouses to have sold for more than $3 million has increased from 1.9 percent in 2007 to 9.5 percent in 2014. This segment of the townhouse market experienced a setback during the economic crisis in 2009, culminating with the unprecedented increase of 579 percent in 2014.

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