According to data compiled by John F. Meade, Barnstable County Register of Deeds, 348 deeds with stated sales values above $50,000 were recorded at the Barnstable Registry of Deeds in January 2011. The stated consideration in the 348 deeds totaled $147,109,151 and the median sale price was $301,500. Mortgages recorded with values above $50,000 in January 2011 totaled 1,552 and represented $430,515,068 of total placements. The median mortgage amount for all property types was $215,317.
In January 2010, 343 deeds were recorded at the Barnstable Registry of Deeds (with stated sales values above $50,000) and totaled $131,457,159 in county-wide real estate sales. Based on the same criteria, the median sale price of property in Barnstable County in January 2010 was $294,000. A total of 1,097 mortgages in excess of $50,000 were recorded in January 2010. The aggregate mortgage value was $347,207,485 and the median mortgage for all property types was $235,000.