California Real Estate Statistics & Foreclosure Trends Summary

  • Median List Price
    $399,950
    1% ( $5,550 ) vs Sep 2013
  • Median Sales Price
    $395,000
    0% ( $0 ) vs Sep 2013
  • Median Foreclosure Sales Price
    $280,000
    2% ( $4,900 ) vs Sep 2013
  • Foreclosures View
    Homes for Sale 48,931
    Recently Sold 288,836

Market Summary

There are currently (contact us for foreclosure counts) properties in CA that are in some stage of foreclosure (default, auction or bank owned) while the number of homes listed for sale on RealtyTrac is 48,931.

In October, the number of properties that received a foreclosure filing in CA was 22% higher than the previous month and 1% lower than the same time last year.

Home sales for September 2014 were up 5% compared with the previous month, and down 7% compared with a year ago. The median sales price of a non-distressed home was $395,000. The median sales price of a foreclosure home was $280,000, or 29% lower than non-distressed home sales.

Sales Prices - California




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$280,000 (Median Foreclosure Sales Price) $275,100 (Median Foreclosure Sales Price) $272,000 (Median Foreclosure Sales Price) $267,500 (Median Foreclosure Sales Price) $265,000 (Median Foreclosure Sales Price) $258,000 (Median Foreclosure Sales Price) $395,000 (Median Sales Price) $395,000 (Median Sales Price) $396,000 (Median Sales Price) $390,100 (Median Sales Price) $385,000 (Median Sales Price) $375,000 (Median Sales Price) $280,000 (Median Foreclosure Sales Price) $275,100 (Median Foreclosure Sales Price) $272,000 (Median Foreclosure Sales Price) $267,500 (Median Foreclosure Sales Price) $265,000 (Median Foreclosure Sales Price) $258,000 (Median Foreclosure Sales Price) $395,000 (Median Sales Price) $395,000 (Median Sales Price) $396,000 (Median Sales Price) $390,100 (Median Sales Price) $385,000 (Median Sales Price) $375,000 (Median Sales Price)
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Top Cities

Metro Total Sales Median Sales Price Foreclosure Savings
Los Angeles
1,340
16.0
% (y-o-y)
$560,000
8.7
% (y-o-y)
42.0%
40.8
% (y-o-y)
San Diego
1,212
15.3
% (y-o-y)
$468,000
6.4
% (y-o-y)
23.5%
32.3
% (y-o-y)
Sacramento
898
12.5
% (y-o-y)
$225,000
12.4
% (y-o-y)
20.0%
16.6
% (y-o-y)
San Jose
805
14.6
% (y-o-y)
$645,000
9.3
% (y-o-y)
14.0%
23.6
% (y-o-y)
San Francisco
566
2.7
% (y-o-y)
$975,000
14.7
% (y-o-y)
20.5%
29.1
% (y-o-y)
Bakersfield
552
21.9
% (y-o-y)
$195,000
8.3
% (y-o-y)
23.1%
12.5
% (y-o-y)
Fresno
488
11.6
% (y-o-y)
$183,500
8.9
% (y-o-y)
19.3%
15.1
% (y-o-y)
Stockton
394
17.9
% (y-o-y)
$180,000
19.2
% (y-o-y)
15.4%
6.6
% (y-o-y)
Oakland
379
4.4
% (y-o-y)
$490,000
8.9
% (y-o-y)
37.9%
46.7
% (y-o-y)
Long Beach
358
6.3
% (y-o-y)
$450,000
5.9
% (y-o-y)
28.2%
26.5
% (y-o-y)

Local Info For California

Population:
36,637,290
Schools: 13996   
Household Median Income: $60,883
Unemployment: 6.90%
Percentage of vacant homes: 8.56%