Santa Cruz – San Benito County Homes Sold Report December 2014

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Santa Cruz – San Benito County Citywise Report for December 2014

In Santa Cruz County the actual numbers show homes sold in Dec 2014 was less than Dec 2013. In San Benito County the actual numbers homes sold in Dec 2014 was more than Dec 2013. Even though it shows that Sales Price/List Price % was below asking price , we see an upward movement compared to last Dec 2013,in both counties. Santa Cruz – San Benito, took more days to sell a home as compared to Dec 2013.

There was significant price increase in both counties compared to Dec 2013.

Santa Cruz – San Benito County Citywise  Homes Sales

Number of homes sold was analyzed for 11 cities.

  • 6 cities saw a drop or equal in volume  compared to corresponding period in Dec 2013.
  • 7 cities also saw a drop or equal in volume in Dec 2014 compared to Nov 2014.
  • On the flip side 7 cities saw an increase or equal in volume in Dec 2014 compared to Dec 2013
  • In Santa Cruz County the total homes sold in Dec 2013 was 166, Nov 2014 was 154 and Dec 2014 was 163.
  • In San Benito County the total homes sold in Dec 2013 was 46, Nov 2014 was 36 and Dec 2014 was 49.

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Santa Cruz – San Benito County Cities

  • Every city except Boulder Creek and Scotts Valley  had sales closings  below asking price in Dec 2014.
  • The situation was similar in Dec 2013.Every City except La Selva Beach had sales below asking price.
  • In Santa Cruz average SP/LP % ( Sales Price/List Price %) in Dec 2013 was 97.10% and average SP/LP% in Dec 2014 was 99.14%.
  • In Santa Benito average SP/LP % ( Sales Price/List Price %) in Dec 2013 was 94.95% and average SP/LP% in Dec 2014 was 97.70%.
  • Overall: Even though Sales Price/List Price % was below asking , we did see an upward movement compared to last year.

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Santa Cruz – San Benito Cities Days on Market ( DOM)

  • Listings in 6 cities out of 15 cities reviewed took less time to sell, as compared to listings sold in Dec 2013.
  • Every city except Capitola (74), Felton (68) and Seacliff (71) took 80 or more days to sell.
  • All other cities maintained an average between 51-79 days.
  • The average listing days last Dec 2013 was 82 days in Santa Cruz County. This moved up to 92 Days in Dec 2014.
  • The average listing days last Dec 2013 was 75 Days in San Benito County. This moved up to 122 Days in Dec 2014.

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Santa Cruz – San Benito County Citywise Average Prices

  • Citywise Average sales price was analysed for 14 cities in San Cruz County and San Benito County for last 1 year.
  • Every City saw a price increase in Dec 2014  compared to last Dec 2013.
  • However, Aptos, Boulder Creek, La Selva Beach and Scotts Valley saw small price drops compared to previous month of Nov 2014.
  • In Santa Cruz County average price in Dec 2013 was $507,210. Average price in Dec 2014 was significantly higher at $684,162.
  • In Santa Benito County average price in Dec 2013 was $373,074. Average price in Dec 2014 was at $595,676.

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