U.S. Real Estate Statistics & Foreclosure Trends Summary

  • Median List Price
    $230,000
    2% ( $4,900 ) vs Sep 2016
  • Median Sales Price
    $222,600
    1% ( $1,600 ) vs Sep 2016
  • Median Foreclosure Sales Price
    $157,800
    9% ( $12,800 ) vs Sep 2016
  • Foreclosures 587,753
    Homes for Sale 890,199
    Recently Sold 2,654,228

Market Summary

There are currently 587,753 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 890,199.

In October, the number of properties that received a foreclosure filing in U.S. was 9% higher than the previous month and 34% lower than the same time last year.

Home sales for September 2017 were down 25% compared with the previous month, and down 40% compared with a year ago. The median sales price of a non-distressed home was $222,600. The median sales price of a foreclosure home was $157,800, or 29% lower than non-distressed home sales.

Sales Prices - U.S.




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$157,800 (Median Foreclosure Sales Price) $145,000 (Median Foreclosure Sales Price) $163,300 (Median Foreclosure Sales Price) $162,000 (Median Foreclosure Sales Price) $149,000 (Median Foreclosure Sales Price) $140,000 (Median Foreclosure Sales Price) $222,600 (Median Sales Price) $221,000 (Median Sales Price) $220,000 (Median Sales Price) $215,260 (Median Sales Price) $210,000 (Median Sales Price) $205,000 (Median Sales Price) $157,800 (Median Foreclosure Sales Price) $145,000 (Median Foreclosure Sales Price) $163,300 (Median Foreclosure Sales Price) $162,000 (Median Foreclosure Sales Price) $149,000 (Median Foreclosure Sales Price) $140,000 (Median Foreclosure Sales Price) $222,600 (Median Sales Price) $221,000 (Median Sales Price) $220,000 (Median Sales Price) $215,260 (Median Sales Price) $210,000 (Median Sales Price) $205,000 (Median Sales Price)
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Hot US Metros

Metro Total Sales Median Sales Price Foreclosure Savings
Detroit
2,507
59.8
% (y-o-y)
$32,000
14.3
% (y-o-y)
40.4%
53.4
% (y-o-y)
Las Vegas
966
8.3
% (y-o-y)
$216,000
10.2
% (y-o-y)
Data not available
Phoenix
708
33.7
% (y-o-y)
$193,000
1.0
% (y-o-y)
11.9%
21.8
% (y-o-y)
Denver
613
38.7
% (y-o-y)
$315,000
1.6
% (y-o-y)
4.6%
19.4
% (y-o-y)
Chicago
584
7.0
% (y-o-y)
$192,500
18.1
% (y-o-y)
40.3%
70.2
% (y-o-y)
Philadelphia
505
12.5
% (y-o-y)
$120,000
6.3
% (y-o-y)
54.2%
56.3
% (y-o-y)
Charlotte
457
37.8
% (y-o-y)
$167,250
8.6
% (y-o-y)
21.9%
36.6
% (y-o-y)
Miami
447
58.8
% (y-o-y)
$265,000
0.0
% (y-o-y)
23.3%
31.6
% (y-o-y)
Memphis
404
42.9
% (y-o-y)
$95,000
0.5
% (y-o-y)
29.5%
55.5
% (y-o-y)
Atlanta
400
19.0
% (y-o-y)
$151,000
26.7
% (y-o-y)
15.2%
64.1
% (y-o-y)

Demographics

Population:
303,965,272
Household Median Income: $51,914
Unemployment: 4.30%
Percentage of vacant homes: 12.15%

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