Market Update: Lakewood California Real Estate Market March 2017

How’s the real estate market in Lakewood, California? If you’re curious how the current real estate market is doing in Lakewood, here are some quick points:

  • Active inventory was down 12% for the month of February 2017 compared to last year February 2016.
  • Active inventory is up 4% for February 2017 compared to the previous month of January 2017.
  • Median Listing Price of homes in Lakewood for the month of February 2017 is currently at $550,000.
  • The Average Number of Days that units spent on the Market before being sold was down 38% from the previous year from 70 days in February 2016 to 39 days in March 2017.
  • The Median Sales Price of homes is currently around $549,000.

So what does this all mean? The Real Estate market is alive and well in Lakewood, California. Definitely a market that is favoring home sellers as inventory remains down.  For homebuyers, you can expect lots of competition for homes as average days on market are lower compared to this time last year. The median price of a home in Torrance is currently around $549,000, driven up as a result of the lower levels of inventory currently available.

Feel free to reach out to Dan Barcelon if you’re thinking about buying, selling, or investing in Real Estate in Lakewood, California.