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Essex, Maryland
Average Home Sizes and Asking Prices

Updated On: February 16, 2020
Zipcode Single Family Home Townhome or Condo
4 BR 3 BR #Lst 3 BR 2 BR #Lst
21221 300 sf $319,000 400 sf $259,000 158 100 sf $214,000 300 sf $139,000 56

21221 - 3 Bedroom Homes
# of Listings and Avg Price*
 2 Years Ago  129   $229k
 1 Year Ago  120   $235k
 6 Months Ago   90   $247k
 1 Month Ago  87   $252k
 Today  79   $254k
*Averaged for 3 bedroom active listings

Asking Price in 21221 - 3 Bedroom Single Family Homes
21221 real estate listing price trend

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Essex Real Estate & Homes for Sale in Maryland

The scenic waterways winding in and around Essex might be the reason why the community is so popular. Essex, known as a gateway to the Chesapeake Bay, is beautiful, relaxing and filled with fun things to do. The community thrives on the strength of 39,000 residents who enjoy living between the city of Baltimore and the waters of the Chesapeake Bay. The location can’t be beat—just off Interstate 95, at the base of the peninsula that extends into the Chesapeake Bay and 20 minutes east of Baltimore. Holly Beach and Cedar Beach are just a few miles away, as are Martin State Airport and the growing community of Middle River. Major roadways in the area, such as Interstates 95 and 695 and State Routes 702 and 150, provide easy access in and out of Essex. Popular activities for locals include fishing, sailing, walking, dining out and relaxing with friends. Baltimore Yacht Club, Essex Marina and Rocky Point Golf Course are a few of the community’s much-used recreational venues. Greater Baltimore County also offers many community parks, additional golf courses and waterfront shops and restaurants to enjoy. Public schooling in Essex is provided by Baltimore County Schools. The district serves a student population of roughly 100,000 through more than 165 campuses, including Essex Elementary School. Real estate options consist of detached, single family homes, condominiums, townhouses, and land for custom building.

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Residential real estate in Essex includes a mix of the old and new. The community’s classic residences were built in the first half of the 20th century; these include large homes in the Cape Cod style as well as family-sized homes and smaller cottages. Alongside these traditional homes are modern neighborhoods such as WaterView and Hopewell Pointe. Hopewell Pointe is a waterfront neighborhood featuring detached, single-family homes and condominiums. WaterView offers single-family housing, tree-lined streets and a large retail center nearby. Prices for homes range from $150,000 up to about $1 million. Condominiums and townhouses are priced between $150,000 and $300,000. Land lots are also available in a wide range of sizes and prices.

Essex Real Estate Stats and Trends for the week of February 16th, 2020: homes priced around $259,050 compared to $226,646 the previous week, showing a increase of more than +13%.  For Sunday, February 16th, the current national mortgage rate for a 30 year fixed mortgage is 4.51%; the 15 year fixed rate is at 3.90%. For a loan larger than conventional conforming loans, or 'jumbo' loan, the 30 year rate is 4.41%, while the 15 year jumbo rate currently is at 4.12%.

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