U.S. Real Estate Statistics & Foreclosure Trends Summary

  • Median List Price
    $214,000
    4% ( $9,100 ) vs Feb 2016
  • Median Sales Price
    $210,000
    0% ( $0 ) vs Feb 2016
  • Median Foreclosure Sales Price
    $127,000
    2% ( $3,000 ) vs Feb 2016
  • Foreclosures 732,947
    Homes for Sale 616,928
    Recently Sold 441,197

Market Summary

There are currently 732,947 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 616,928.

In March, the number of properties that received a foreclosure filing in U.S. was 1% higher than the previous month and 24% lower than the same time last year.

Home sales for February 2017 were down 19% compared with the previous month, and down 85% compared with a year ago. The median sales price of a non-distressed home was $210,000. The median sales price of a foreclosure home was $127,000, or 40% lower than non-distressed home sales.

Sales Prices - U.S.




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$127,000 (Median Foreclosure Sales Price) $124,000 (Median Foreclosure Sales Price) $122,564 (Median Foreclosure Sales Price) $123,500 (Median Foreclosure Sales Price) $125,323 (Median Foreclosure Sales Price) $126,001 (Median Foreclosure Sales Price) $210,000 (Median Sales Price) $210,000 (Median Sales Price) $210,000 (Median Sales Price) $215,000 (Median Sales Price) $227,000 (Median Sales Price) $228,000 (Median Sales Price) $127,000 (Median Foreclosure Sales Price) $124,000 (Median Foreclosure Sales Price) $122,564 (Median Foreclosure Sales Price) $123,500 (Median Foreclosure Sales Price) $125,323 (Median Foreclosure Sales Price) $126,001 (Median Foreclosure Sales Price) $210,000 (Median Sales Price) $210,000 (Median Sales Price) $210,000 (Median Sales Price) $215,000 (Median Sales Price) $227,000 (Median Sales Price) $228,000 (Median Sales Price)
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Hot US Metros

Metro Total Sales Median Sales Price Foreclosure Savings
Las Vegas
856
63.1
% (y-o-y)
$200,000
3.1
% (y-o-y)
15.1%
20.6
% (y-o-y)
Phoenix
776
59.9
% (y-o-y)
$179,900
1.4
% (y-o-y)
17.7%
23.2
% (y-o-y)
Miami
655
71.9
% (y-o-y)
$250,000
0.8
% (y-o-y)
20.0%
33.4
% (y-o-y)
Chicago
512
80.8
% (y-o-y)
$179,750
26.6
% (y-o-y)
65.0%
59.6
% (y-o-y)
Tampa
404
68.0
% (y-o-y)
$160,000
0.0
% (y-o-y)
31.9%
43.7
% (y-o-y)
Philadelphia
376
82.7
% (y-o-y)
$109,808
9.8
% (y-o-y)
51.5%
60.0
% (y-o-y)
Indianapolis
365
58.4
% (y-o-y)
$9,000
76.9
% (y-o-y)
Data not available
Memphis
345
60.4
% (y-o-y)
$78,900
3.7
% (y-o-y)
49.8%
51.2
% (y-o-y)
Saint Louis
328
57.8
% (y-o-y)
$39,945
17.5
% (y-o-y)
13.0%
16.5
% (y-o-y)
Atlanta
325
73.4
% (y-o-y)
$119,900
43.3
% (y-o-y)
43.3%
60.5
% (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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