Southampton Real Estate & Homes for Sale in New York
Welcome to the Town of Southampton! Home to a little over 225,000 residents, Southampton is one of ten towns located in Suffolk County, New York, and is located on the South Fork of Long Island. Not to be confused with the village of Southampton, the town of Southampton is bounded by the towns of Brookhaven on the west, East Hampton to the east, and Riverhead to the north. The Great and Little Peconic Bays also border Southampton on the north, and in the southern region are Shinnecock Bay, Mecox Bay, Moriches Bay, the barrier beach island, and the great Atlantic Ocean. (more)
The town serves as a popular seaside resort during the summer months and the vacation home and tourism industries serve as the major economic mainstays of the town. Southampton's resort area is located near the Shinnecock Canal which is a popular area for visitors as it features a connecting waterway for boats and other watercraft travelling from the Great Peconic Bay to the Atlantic Ocean. Additionally, the Shinnecock Canal extends from the Atlantic Beach Inlet to Block Island Sound. East Hampton, Bridgehampton, Water Mill, Shinnecock Hills, Hampton Bays, East Quogue, Quogue, Westhampton, Westhampton Beach and Remsenberg complete the list of villages within the Town of Southampton.
Even though Southampton serves as a popular resort destination, many have flocked to this area to become permanent residents and have turned this town into a truly one of a kind community. In addition to vacation homes and investment properties, Southampton's real estate offerings include lovely townhomes and condos, as well as charming family homes in a wide range of prices. Currently, median sales prices for homes in Southampton hover in the $1 million range.
Southampton Real Estate Market Info - Prices of Houses for Sale in Southampton
Southampton, New York, features one of the most all-inclusive, highly-sought after zip codes in this part of Long Island. A variety of homes for sale, condos and Southampton townhouses can be found in every price range. Buyers and future homeowners will surely find their dream home here in Southampton. Prices for The Town of Southampton condos and townhouses start at $250,000, while houses in Southampton range from $300,000 for a charming starter home on a quiet, tree-lined street to over several million dollars. (more)
Homes in the higher end of this pricing spectrum include estate properties with exclusive amenities, state-of-the-art upgrades, privacy, and waterfront access and views. The estate section of all the Hamlets run as high as $75 million dollars for multi-acre estate homes.
Southampton, New York Average Home Sizes and Asking Prices
Southampton Real Estate Stats and Trends for the week of December 9th, 2013: homes priced around $930,723 compared to $877,890 the previous week, showing a increase of more than +6%. For Thursday, December 12th, the current national mortgage rate for a 30 year fixed mortgage is 4.45%; the 15 year fixed rate is at 3.47%. For a loan larger than conventional conforming loans, or 'jumbo' loan, the 30 year rate is 4.54%, while the 15 year jumbo rate currently is at 3.83%. You can calculate your mortgage rate with our mortgage calculators. Get local info and homes for sale in Southampton NY. View active real estate listings for different types of properties including new homes, houses for sale, foreclosures, short sales, and price reduced listings. Find information and property resources including prices of recently sold homes, neighborhood information, crime stats, home values, and schools in Southampton to help you find the best home!