U.S. Real Estate Statistics & Foreclosure Trends Summary

  • Median List Price
    $210,000
    6% ( $11,000 ) vs Mar 2014
  • Median Sales Price
    $190,000
    0% ( $0 ) vs Mar 2014
  • Median Foreclosure Sales Price
    $119,000
    3% ( $4,000 ) vs Mar 2014
  • Foreclosures 849,609
    Homes for Sale 1,224,868
    Recently Sold 1,240,776

Market Summary

There are currently 849,609 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 1,224,868.

In April, the number of properties that received a foreclosure filing in U.S. was 3% higher than the previous month and 9% higher than the same time last year.

Home sales for March 2015 were down 56% compared with the previous month, and down 78% compared with a year ago. The median sales price of a non-distressed home was $190,000. The median sales price of a foreclosure home was $119,000, or 37% lower than non-distressed home sales.

Sales Prices - U.S.




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$119,000 (Median Foreclosure Sales Price) $123,000 (Median Foreclosure Sales Price) $125,000 (Median Foreclosure Sales Price) $125,000 (Median Foreclosure Sales Price) $125,100 (Median Foreclosure Sales Price) $126,000 (Median Foreclosure Sales Price) $190,000 (Median Sales Price) $190,000 (Median Sales Price) $190,000 (Median Sales Price) $191,000 (Median Sales Price) $192,000 (Median Sales Price) $195,000 (Median Sales Price) $119,000 (Median Foreclosure Sales Price) $123,000 (Median Foreclosure Sales Price) $125,000 (Median Foreclosure Sales Price) $125,000 (Median Foreclosure Sales Price) $125,100 (Median Foreclosure Sales Price) $126,000 (Median Foreclosure Sales Price) $190,000 (Median Sales Price) $190,000 (Median Sales Price) $190,000 (Median Sales Price) $191,000 (Median Sales Price) $192,000 (Median Sales Price) $195,000 (Median Sales Price)
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Hot US Metros

Metro Total Sales Median Sales Price Foreclosure Savings
Las Vegas
1,296
64.4
% (y-o-y)
$175,000
5.4
% (y-o-y)
17.4%
20.2
% (y-o-y)
Tampa
1,187
5.0
% (y-o-y)
$130,000
0.0
% (y-o-y)
45.5%
46.5
% (y-o-y)
Chicago
1,149
62.8
% (y-o-y)
$240,000
2.0
% (y-o-y)
59.2%
63.5
% (y-o-y)
Miami
1,115
61.0
% (y-o-y)
$230,000
3.6
% (y-o-y)
30.4%
37.6
% (y-o-y)
Houston
1,045
70.1
% (y-o-y)
$21,000
17.6
% (y-o-y)
Data not available
Jacksonville
1,022
27.8
% (y-o-y)
$104,000
1.0
% (y-o-y)
43.4%
29.1
% (y-o-y)
Orlando
958
24.6
% (y-o-y)
$143,200
3.8
% (y-o-y)
23.1%
16.7
% (y-o-y)
Fort Lauderdale
944
49.0
% (y-o-y)
$165,000
3.1
% (y-o-y)
24.2%
28.1
% (y-o-y)
Phoenix
797
68.4
% (y-o-y)
$175,000
9.9
% (y-o-y)
28.6%
26.5
% (y-o-y)
Milwaukee
650
12.6
% (y-o-y)
$108,950
6.3
% (y-o-y)
54.1%
57.6
% (y-o-y)

Demographics

Population:
303,965,272
Household Median Income: $51,914
Unemployment: 5.50%
Percentage of vacant homes: 12.15%