There are 36 homes listed for sale in the City of Palos Verdes Estates at the end of December, which is 3% more than this time a year ago. The number of homes sold over the last 3 months, averaging 11 sales per month, is 18% lower compared to the same period last year . This equates to a bit over 3 months of inventory, based on the average sales per month over the last 3 months. There are 11 homes in escrow at the end of December.
The following are the 32 properties sold in Palos Verdes Estates during the 4th quarter of 2017:
The average price per square foot over the last 3 months has been $733 per sq. ft. a 1% decrease over the similar period last year.
The average days on market for homes sold during last 3 months was about 1 to 2 months. The percentage of list price for homes sold is approx. 95%.
The average list price of homes for sale at the end of December is approx. $4.5 million. This is about a 8% increase from a year ago. The average sold price of approx. $2.0 million during the last three months is 14% lower than the comparable 3 months last year . This shows that the lower priced homes are moving faster.
With 36 homes listed for sale at the end of December and average sales per month over the last 3 months of 11 homes sold, equates to a bit over 3 months of inventory. The following chart of months of inventory is based upon the most recent month's sales.
With the current record low interest rates and the stabilized market, now is an excellent time to purchase a home in Palos Verdes Estates.For other market reports for the Palos Verdes Peninsula, go to Market Reports on my website.