California Real Estate Statistics & Foreclosure Trends Summary

  • Median List Price
    $397,000
    2% ( $7,000 ) vs Jan 2014
  • Median Sales Price
    $385,000
    1% ( $2,500 ) vs Jan 2014
  • Median Foreclosure Sales Price
    $280,000
    0% ( $1,000 ) vs Jan 2014
  • Foreclosures View
    Homes for Sale 68,860
    Recently Sold 170,894

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 68,860.

In February, the number of properties that received a foreclosure filing in CA was 8% lower than the previous month and 12% lower than the same time last year.

Home sales for January 2015 were down 25% compared with the previous month, and down 8% compared with a year ago. The median sales price of a non-distressed home was $385,000. The median sales price of a foreclosure home was $280,000, or 27% lower than non-distressed home sales.

Sales Prices - California




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$280,000 (Median Foreclosure Sales Price) $279,000 (Median Foreclosure Sales Price) $279,900 (Median Foreclosure Sales Price) $280,000 (Median Foreclosure Sales Price) $276,500 (Median Foreclosure Sales Price) $275,000 (Median Foreclosure Sales Price) $385,000 (Median Sales Price) $387,500 (Median Sales Price) $389,000 (Median Sales Price) $390,000 (Median Sales Price) $395,000 (Median Sales Price) $395,000 (Median Sales Price) $280,000 (Median Foreclosure Sales Price) $279,000 (Median Foreclosure Sales Price) $279,900 (Median Foreclosure Sales Price) $280,000 (Median Foreclosure Sales Price) $276,500 (Median Foreclosure Sales Price) $275,000 (Median Foreclosure Sales Price) $385,000 (Median Sales Price) $387,500 (Median Sales Price) $389,000 (Median Sales Price) $390,000 (Median Sales Price) $395,000 (Median Sales Price) $395,000 (Median Sales Price)
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Top Cities

Metro Total Sales Median Sales Price Foreclosure Savings
Los Angeles
1,012
10.9
% (y-o-y)
$590,000
16.6
% (y-o-y)
42.4%
40.9
% (y-o-y)
San Diego
869
12.9
% (y-o-y)
$450,000
4.7
% (y-o-y)
27.8%
25.6
% (y-o-y)
Sacramento
595
12.8
% (y-o-y)
$220,000
6.3
% (y-o-y)
21.7%
20.3
% (y-o-y)
San Jose
487
27.1
% (y-o-y)
$645,000
12.2
% (y-o-y)
14.5%
16.5
% (y-o-y)
Bakersfield
422
15.8
% (y-o-y)
$185,000
2.8
% (y-o-y)
13.5%
22.2
% (y-o-y)
Fresno
361
7.4
% (y-o-y)
$180,000
2.9
% (y-o-y)
18.3%
17.1
% (y-o-y)
San Francisco
296
32.6
% (y-o-y)
$1,050,000
16.5
% (y-o-y)
25.7%
24.6
% (y-o-y)
Ontario
278
129.8
% (y-o-y)
$307,000
3.5
% (y-o-y)
Data not available
Long Beach
256
10.2
% (y-o-y)
$426,000
0.2
% (y-o-y)
16.8%
28.7
% (y-o-y)
Lakewood
247
384.3
% (y-o-y)
$444,000
3.3
% (y-o-y)
7.7%
4.4
% (y-o-y)

Local Info For California

Population:
36,637,290
Schools: 13996   
Household Median Income: $60,883
Unemployment: 7.10%
Percentage of vacant homes: 8.56%