U.S. Real Estate Statistics & Foreclosure Trends Summary

  • Median List Price
    $224,900
    5% ( $10,400 ) vs Mar 2016
  • Median Sales Price
    $213,000
    2% ( $5,000 ) vs Mar 2016
  • Median Foreclosure Sales Price
    $132,100
    6% ( $7,100 ) vs Mar 2016
  • Foreclosures 706,701
    Homes for Sale 648,045
    Recently Sold 437,103

Market Summary

There are currently 706,701 properties in U.S. that are in some stage of foreclosure (default, auction or bank owned) while the number of homes listed for sale on RealtyTrac is 648,045.

In April, the number of properties that received a foreclosure filing in U.S. was 7% lower than the previous month and 23% lower than the same time last year.

Home sales for March 2017 were up 23% compared with the previous month, and down 84% compared with a year ago. The median sales price of a non-distressed home was $213,000. The median sales price of a foreclosure home was $132,100, or 38% lower than non-distressed home sales.

Sales Prices - U.S.




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$132,100 (Median Foreclosure Sales Price) $125,000 (Median Foreclosure Sales Price) $122,564 (Median Foreclosure Sales Price) $122,000 (Median Foreclosure Sales Price) $123,000 (Median Foreclosure Sales Price) $125,000 (Median Foreclosure Sales Price) $213,000 (Median Sales Price) $208,000 (Median Sales Price) $209,900 (Median Sales Price) $210,000 (Median Sales Price) $214,500 (Median Sales Price) $226,500 (Median Sales Price) $132,100 (Median Foreclosure Sales Price) $125,000 (Median Foreclosure Sales Price) $122,564 (Median Foreclosure Sales Price) $122,000 (Median Foreclosure Sales Price) $123,000 (Median Foreclosure Sales Price) $125,000 (Median Foreclosure Sales Price) $213,000 (Median Sales Price) $208,000 (Median Sales Price) $209,900 (Median Sales Price) $210,000 (Median Sales Price) $214,500 (Median Sales Price) $226,500 (Median Sales Price)
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Hot US Metros

Metro Total Sales Median Sales Price Foreclosure Savings
Las Vegas
1,172
62.1
% (y-o-y)
$201,000
4.7
% (y-o-y)
12.1%
18.3
% (y-o-y)
Phoenix
864
66.1
% (y-o-y)
$179,500
4.5
% (y-o-y)
14.8%
25.5
% (y-o-y)
Miami
739
72.0
% (y-o-y)
$250,000
0.0
% (y-o-y)
20.9%
32.4
% (y-o-y)
Chicago
698
78.8
% (y-o-y)
$188,750
23.6
% (y-o-y)
66.0%
62.3
% (y-o-y)
Philadelphia
580
74.5
% (y-o-y)
$109,900
9.9
% (y-o-y)
53.6%
56.0
% (y-o-y)
Houston
556
73.7
% (y-o-y)
$29,500
1.7
% (y-o-y)
Data not available
Tampa
522
65.6
% (y-o-y)
$166,950
4.3
% (y-o-y)
37.1%
41.4
% (y-o-y)
Memphis
478
56.6
% (y-o-y)
$74,500
11.7
% (y-o-y)
45.2%
52.6
% (y-o-y)
Orlando
464
72.2
% (y-o-y)
$187,750
11.8
% (y-o-y)
29.1%
31.3
% (y-o-y)
Charlotte
463
72.4
% (y-o-y)
$165,000
6.3
% (y-o-y)
25.5%
40.8
% (y-o-y)

Demographics

Population:
303,965,272
Household Median Income: $51,914
Unemployment: 4.80%
Percentage of vacant homes: 12.15%

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