Santa Cruz Real Estate Market Update May 2014

We’re now halfway through spring and well on our way to summer, which many people think of as the peak of the home buying/selling season. How are things shaping up with the Santa Cruz real estate market, now that we’re 4+ months into the year? The median price of single family homes in Santa Cruz county in April 2014 was … Read More

Santa Cruz Real Estate Market Update – April 2014

Winter – such as it was – is now squarely in the rear-view mirror and spring is in full bloom in Santa Cruz. It looks like the rains – such as they were – are now behind us and it’s nothing but blue skies from now on. But can the same thing be said for the Santa Cruz real estate … Read More

Santa Cruz Real Estate Market Update – March 2014

At last, some rain has fallen, and spring is in the air! Trees are in bloom, the grass is green, and everything’s looking good – especially the Santa Cruz real estate market, depending on your perspective. The real estate bubble and bursting thereof seem to already have faded in the minds of many. Real estate prices have made a very … Read More

Santa Cruz Real Estate Market Update – February 2014

I can hardly believe it – we are now half way through February already! Where does the time go? Six weeks into the year, the Santa Cruz real estate market continues to exhibit rude good health. The number of closed sales in January hit 107, which is the highest number for January sales since 2007. The median home price rose … Read More

Santa Cruz Real Estate Market Update – January 2014

It seems to have happened in the blink of an eye – 2013 came and went. And what a year it was! There’s no denying that the Santa Cruz county real estate market of 2013 was an exuberant one, with surging prices that came within 11% of the all-time peak price we reached in 2007. The 2013 peak median sale … Read More