U.S. Real Estate Statistics & Foreclosure Trends Summary

  • Median List Price
    $204,900
    7% ( $16,600 ) vs Jan 2016
  • Median Sales Price
    $215,000
    0% ( $1,000 ) vs Jan 2016
  • Median Foreclosure Sales Price
    $126,000
    1% ( $1,000 ) vs Jan 2016
  • Foreclosures 813,661
    Homes for Sale 591,596
    Recently Sold 442,908

Market Summary

There are currently 813,661 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 591,596.

In February, the number of properties that received a foreclosure filing in U.S. was 1% lower than the previous month and 16% lower than the same time last year.

Home sales for January 2017 were down 26% compared with the previous month, and down 76% compared with a year ago. The median sales price of a non-distressed home was $215,000. The median sales price of a foreclosure home was $126,000, or 41% lower than non-distressed home sales.

Sales Prices - U.S.




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$126,000 (Median Foreclosure Sales Price) $125,000 (Median Foreclosure Sales Price) $125,000 (Median Foreclosure Sales Price) $126,000 (Median Foreclosure Sales Price) $126,100 (Median Foreclosure Sales Price) $126,113 (Median Foreclosure Sales Price) $215,000 (Median Sales Price) $214,000 (Median Sales Price) $215,000 (Median Sales Price) $227,500 (Median Sales Price) $228,160 (Median Sales Price) $228,000 (Median Sales Price) $126,000 (Median Foreclosure Sales Price) $125,000 (Median Foreclosure Sales Price) $125,000 (Median Foreclosure Sales Price) $126,000 (Median Foreclosure Sales Price) $126,100 (Median Foreclosure Sales Price) $126,113 (Median Foreclosure Sales Price) $215,000 (Median Sales Price) $214,000 (Median Sales Price) $215,000 (Median Sales Price) $227,500 (Median Sales Price) $228,160 (Median Sales Price) $228,000 (Median Sales Price)
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Hot US Metros

Metro Total Sales Median Sales Price Foreclosure Savings
Detroit
3,414
76.4
% (y-o-y)
$25,000
3.8
% (y-o-y)
85.6%
83.5
% (y-o-y)
Las Vegas
891
60.2
% (y-o-y)
$199,000
4.7
% (y-o-y)
14.6%
18.4
% (y-o-y)
Chicago
666
66.9
% (y-o-y)
$180,000
26.5
% (y-o-y)
63.6%
60.0
% (y-o-y)
Miami
648
58.4
% (y-o-y)
$251,450
2.6
% (y-o-y)
18.5%
33.3
% (y-o-y)
Phoenix
640
49.2
% (y-o-y)
$185,000
1.1
% (y-o-y)
13.0%
23.5
% (y-o-y)
Philadelphia
553
75.5
% (y-o-y)
$112,000
11.4
% (y-o-y)
50.9%
55.2
% (y-o-y)
Denver
458
34.0
% (y-o-y)
$289,000
0.7
% (y-o-y)
10.0%
22.8
% (y-o-y)
Tampa
429
43.0
% (y-o-y)
$164,450
1.5
% (y-o-y)
28.1%
45.2
% (y-o-y)
Orlando
417
61.5
% (y-o-y)
$189,000
13.1
% (y-o-y)
25.9%
29.9
% (y-o-y)
Indianapolis
392
26.3
% (y-o-y)
$60,967
5.3
% (y-o-y)
Data not available

Demographics

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

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