WEST LEBANON, N.H. (WCAX) – The real estate boom the region saw in 2020 is continuing this year. Realtors say it’s a perfect storm of conditions that are pricing buyers out of the market.

To say the housing market in the Upper Valley is “hot” is an understatement. But the real estate boom this region is experiencing extends across the Green Mountains and far beyond its borders. “Everybody is trying to sit down and there is no place to sit,” said Laird Bradley, a broker with the Williamson Group, an affiliate of Sotheby’s International. He’s been selling houses since the mid-1980s, but he says the buying and selling taking place right now is unprecedented. “Not enough housing built after the last recession — that is part of it. New paradigm with a lot of people able to work at home, I think that is part of it. Interest rates have been low for a good long while.”

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