Costs of houses in San Diego County dropped in October from the earlier month, however nonetheless remained above the costs of a yr in the past, the California Affiliation of Realtors reported Friday.
The median sale worth of a single-family dwelling within the county was $936,250 final month, down from $973,100 in September, however up from $860,000 in October 2022, in line with the affiliation.
In October, San Diego County’s ratio of recent homes on the market to new homes offered was 2.3, a slight drop from 2.5 in September. The ratio in October 2022 was 3.0, in line with CAR’s survey. Time available on the market final month was 14 days.
Statewide, October’s median dwelling worth was $840,360, down 0.4% from September and up 5.3% from October 2022, the report concluded.
Gross sales of present single-family houses in California remained beneath the 250,000-unit tempo for the second consecutive month. The annual decline was the twenty eighth straight drop, however the decline was the smallest within the final 4 months, CAR mentioned.
“A large soar in rates of interest saved dwelling gross sales constrained in October and can doubtless hamper dwelling gross sales for the rest of the yr,” CAR President Jennifer Branchini mentioned of the statewide numbers. “Regardless of charges remaining elevated, many different elements have swung in favor of consumers not too long ago together with extra properties staying available on the market longer earlier than promoting and fewer houses promoting over checklist worth, which might encourage extra sellers to supply concessions.”