Santa Cruz County Real Estate News & Market Trends

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July 20, 2020

Market Update – Santa Cruz County June 2020

Market Update June 2020 – Santa Cruz

In Santa Cruz County, the median Single Family home cost $905,000 and sold in 19 days for 99% of the list price based on 187 sales in June 2020.

  • Inventory was down -7% from May, and down -24% from June 2019 with 419 homes available, compared to 554 homes last year.
  • Average days on market (DOM) moved up 4 days from 34 to 38 or 12%; median DOM remained the same as the month before.
  • The number of new listings for the month of June decreased -8% over May and decreased -8% from June of last year.
  • Closed sales increased 103% from May from 92 to 187 homes sold. This was up 16% from June 2019.
Posted in Market Updates
July 7, 2020

Market Update – Santa Cruz County May 2020

Market Update May 2020 – Santa Cruz

In Santa Cruz County, the median Single Family home cost $850,000 and sold in 18 days for 99% of the list price based on 91 sales in May 2020.
Inventory was up 24% from April, and down -14% from May 2019 with 439 homes available, compared to 508 homes last year.
Average days on market (DOM) moved up 4 days from 30 to 34 or 13%; median DOM went up 9 days from the month before.
The number of new listings for the month of May increased 55% over April and decreased -6% from May of last year.
Closed sales lost -3% from April from 94 to 91 homes sold. This was down -38% from May 2019.
Posted in Market Updates
June 11, 2020

Favorite Local Stay-cation Activity

Favorite Local Stay-cation Activity

 

 

Whether you’re getting lost in the alleyways of Carmel, surfing your dream wave at Steamers Lane, teeing off at Pebble Beach or Mountain biking under the shade of the redwoods. We are so fortunate to call this paradise home, where one can immerse themselves in world-class art and photography, surf, golf, hiking, biking, and more. This beautiful and diverse area offers so much to those who live, work and play here… What is your favorite local stay-cation activity?

Updates – parks, beaches and open spaces

 

 

Posted in Local Events
May 6, 2020

Leave the roads; take the trails

“Leave the roads; take the trails” -Pythagoras

In this time of distance from our loved ones we are blessed to become one with nature in this beautiful place we call home. What are some of your favorite local activities these days?

Posted in Local Events
May 1, 2020

Market Update – Santa Cruz County April 2020

Market Update – Santa Cruz County – April 2020

In Santa Cruz County Many homes get multiple offers, some with waived contingencies. Homes sell for around list price and go pending in around 36 days. Hot Homes can sell for about 3% above list price and go pending in around 20 days. According to  Market Trends in Santa Cruz Calculated over the last 3 months.

Posted in Market Updates
April 1, 2020

Market Update – Santa Cruz County March 2020

Market Update – Santa Cruz County March 2020

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March 1, 2020

Market Update – Santa Cruz County Feb 2020

Market Update – Santa Cruz County Feb 2020

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Feb. 1, 2020

Market Update – Santa Cruz County Jan 2020

Market Update – Santa Cruz County Jan 2020

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Jan. 24, 2020

December Market Stats-Santa Cruz

Posted in Market Updates
Dec. 28, 2019

November Market Stats-Santa Cruz

November Market Stats-Santa Cruz

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