California Real Estate Statistics & Foreclosure Trends Summary

  • Median List Price
    $430,000
    2% ( $10,000 ) vs Apr 2014
  • Median Sales Price
    $395,000
    2% ( $6,000 ) vs Apr 2014
  • Median Foreclosure Sales Price
    $288,721
    2% ( $6,721 ) vs Apr 2014
  • Foreclosures View
    Homes for Sale 150,948
    Recently Sold 105,436

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 150,948.

In May, the number of properties that received a foreclosure filing in CA was 8% lower than the previous month and 5% lower than the same time last year.

Home sales for April 2015 were up 41% compared with the previous month, and down 67% 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 $288,721, or 27% lower than non-distressed home sales.

Sales Prices - California




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$288,721 (Median Foreclosure Sales Price) $282,000 (Median Foreclosure Sales Price) $280,000 (Median Foreclosure Sales Price) $280,000 (Median Foreclosure Sales Price) $279,000 (Median Foreclosure Sales Price) $279,900 (Median Foreclosure Sales Price) $395,000 (Median Sales Price) $389,000 (Median Sales Price) $385,000 (Median Sales Price) $385,000 (Median Sales Price) $387,500 (Median Sales Price) $389,000 (Median Sales Price) $288,721 (Median Foreclosure Sales Price) $282,000 (Median Foreclosure Sales Price) $280,000 (Median Foreclosure Sales Price) $280,000 (Median Foreclosure Sales Price) $279,000 (Median Foreclosure Sales Price) $279,900 (Median Foreclosure Sales Price) $395,000 (Median Sales Price) $389,000 (Median Sales Price) $385,000 (Median Sales Price) $385,000 (Median Sales Price) $387,500 (Median Sales Price) $389,000 (Median Sales Price)
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Top Cities

Metro Total Sales Median Sales Price Foreclosure Savings
Los Angeles
525
61.7
% (y-o-y)
$633,000
19.4
% (y-o-y)
37.6%
41.9
% (y-o-y)
San Diego
478
64.4
% (y-o-y)
$470,000
4.4
% (y-o-y)
22.3%
28.4
% (y-o-y)
Sacramento
373
59.5
% (y-o-y)
$230,000
6.5
% (y-o-y)
23.9%
23.1
% (y-o-y)
San Jose
365
58.6
% (y-o-y)
$710,500
13.7
% (y-o-y)
18.4%
18.4
% (y-o-y)
Bakersfield
309
45.3
% (y-o-y)
$185,000
2.8
% (y-o-y)
20.1%
17.2
% (y-o-y)
Fresno
241
55.0
% (y-o-y)
$190,000
5.6
% (y-o-y)
25.0%
26.7
% (y-o-y)
Riverside
222
29.7
% (y-o-y)
$310,000
10.5
% (y-o-y)
17.7%
14.3
% (y-o-y)
Corona
203
16.1
% (y-o-y)
$406,000
0.2
% (y-o-y)
Data not available
Long Beach
155
53.7
% (y-o-y)
$420,000
2.0
% (y-o-y)
15.5%
18.1
% (y-o-y)
Palm Desert
143
35.3
% (y-o-y)
$275,000
4.5
% (y-o-y)
17.1%
23.6
% (y-o-y)

Local Info For California

Population:
36,637,290
Schools: 13996   
Household Median Income: $60,883
Unemployment: 6.10%
Percentage of vacant homes: 8.56%