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Santa Cruz, CA

Sun Sep 22 2019
This week the median list price for Santa Cruz, CA is $1,227,500 with the market action index hovering around 39. This is about the same as last month's market action index of 39. Inventory has held steady at or around 120. Click here to stay informed with the Santa Cruz market!

Market Action Index

This answers “How’s the Market?” by comparing rate of sales versus inventory.

Slight Seller's Advantage

In the last few weeks, the Market Action Index has resumed a climb. Despite the fact that we’re in a Seller’s market, prices have not yet resumed upward momentum. However, it is likely that given these conditions, prices will at least level off very soon. If the increasing trend continues, expect that prices could shift higher quickly.

Santa Cruz, CA

Sun Sep 22 2019
This week the median list price for Santa Cruz, CA is $1,227,500 with the market action index hovering around 39. This is about the same as last month's market action index of 39. Inventory has held steady at or around 120. Click here to stay informed with the Santa Cruz market!

Market Action Index

This answers “How’s the Market?” by comparing rate of sales versus inventory.

Slight Seller's Advantage

In the last few weeks, the Market Action Index has resumed a climb. Despite the fact that we’re in a Seller’s market, prices have not yet resumed upward momentum. However, it is likely that given these conditions, prices will at least level off very soon. If the increasing trend continues, expect that prices could shift higher quickly.

Real-Time Market Profile

Never miss important changes in the Santa Cruz market.
Median List Price $1,227,500
Per Square Foot $744
Days on Market 110
Price Decreased 55%
Price Increased 1%
Relisted 6%
Inventory 120
Median House Rent $3,375
Most Expensive $7,300,000
Least Expensive $629,999
Market Action Index
Slight Seller's Advantage
39

The market has been on a downward trend recently and this week, while essentially flat, doesn’t break us out of that cycle.

Market Segments

Each segment below represents approximately 25% of the market ordered by price.

Median Price Sq. Ft. Lot Size Beds Bath Age New Absorbed DOM
$3,449,000 2,870 8,000 - 10,000 sqft 4 3 41 0 1 212
$1,512,500 2,200 6,500 - 8,000 sqft 3 3 43 3 4 91
$1,100,000 1,661 4,500 - 6,500 sqft 3 2 51 0 3 72
$854,500 1,238 4,500 - 6,500 sqft 3 2 59 4 11 66