Barrington Hills luxury homes sold in the first half of 2017 are homes in the top 10% of sales with sold prices from about $1,500,000 and up. The top homes sold amount to 4 sales. With 32 homes closed in Barrington Hills this year to date, that’s about 5 a month. Barrington Hills is a small part of the entire Barrington real estate market and 50-70 sales per year is about average.
?The Top 4 Barrington Hills Luxury Homes Sold
- 50 Braeburn Rd, Barrington HIlls. 6 bedrooms, 6/1 Bathrooms. Sale price $1,475,000. Sold at 89% of asking price in 12 days.
- 36 Peraino Circle, Barrington Hills, 5 bedrooms, 5/2 Bathrooms. Sale price $1,610,000. Sold at 73% of original asking price in 1019 days.
- 34 Oak Knoll Rd, Barrington Hills. 6 Bedrooms, 7/2 bathrooms. Sale price $2,000,000. Sold at 100% of asking price in 28 days.
- 112 Braeburn Rd, Barrington Hills. 6 Bedrooms, 7/1 Bathrooms. Sale price $2,400,000. Sold at 95% of asking price in 179 days.
Only one property needed price cuts to attract a buyer. The original asking price and days on market show that buyers understand property pricing much better these days and will not overpay. 2 of these sales were cash, 2 were financed. Appraisals are still needed for half of the luxury homes sold in Barrington Hills this year to date. Financing can fail if appraisals come in too low. Not all buyers are willing to bridge the difference and many sellers are not willing to budge on price.
Although these 4 sales represent Barrington Hills luxury homes sold in 2017 they do not represent the homes on the market in the top 10%. Prices for active listings at the top 10% are $2.5 million and up in price.
?Gallery of Barrington Hills Luxury Homes
Whether you want a new traditional brick and stone home with modern features or an old English Colonial with swimming pool, the choice is enough for the most discerning buyers. Most of Barrington HIll luxury homes are on 5 acre lots as a minimum. The highest priced choices usually have larger lots. Equestrian properties are available although you can create your own with our zoning which is either residential, horses allowed or some agricultural.
There are vacant lots too should be ready to build your dream mansion or estate home. While the days of the McMansions are over, certainly in terms of building them, Barrington Hills is still the perfect location to build a large estate home.
?Living in Barrington Hills
Barrington Hills is a sophisticated country suburban community. Property owners enjoy the tranquility of their own space among the rolling hills, landscaping and wildlife. Barrington Hills has an active conservation drive with nature preserves, natural habitats, wetlands, woods, trails, riding trails and rural roadways. You’ll enjoy the parks, riding club, polo club, golf club or just your own country space just minutes from the village of Barrington. Properties can accommodate large parties, weddings, equestrian facilities, helipads, swimming pools.
Styles of luxury homes in Barrington Hills are diverse, French, Colonial, Contemporary and Traditional are the most common at the higher end of pricing.
?Let Me Help You Find a Home in Barrington Hills.
For further assistance or to start your home search, call Corinne Guest, Barrington Realty Company at (847) 363-3686.