Santa Cruz County Home & Community Information

head_left_image

Home Prices in Aptos, CA - Real Estate Market Report

HOME PRICES IN APTOS, CA - REAL ESTATE MARKET REPORT

Aptos, CA is located in Santa Cruz County between Capitola and La Selva Beach & Watsonville.  This 95003 area code consists of Aptos and the smaller communities within it:  Rio del Mar, Seascape, Seacliff. 

Home prices in Aptos have a wide range because Aptos has ocean front multi-million dollar beach homes, small beach cabins, mountain estates, horse property, vineyards, really something for everyone.  Aptos is on the Southern end of Santa Cruz County, closer to Monterey and is a bit reminiscent of Carmel as a sleepy beach town with lovely properties.  People from places like Modesto, Stockton, Sacramento love to escape the heat in the summer months in their areas and flock to the beaches of Aptos and Nature's Air Condition: the fog.

Let's take a look at Home Prices in Aptos, CA over the past 2 years:

Graph of Median Home Prices in Aptos, Rio Del Mar/Seascape, Seacliff, CA 2008-2009

graph of median home prices in Aptos, CA

As you can see in the graph above home prices in Aptos have gone down fairly consistently from the beginning of 2008 and about bottomed out in January of 2009 and since then have started to increase monthly.  The median home price for Aptos, Seacliff, Seascape/Rio Del Mar the entire year of 2009 was $659,167.  For 2008 the median home price for these areas was $723,833.

Graph of # of homes sold in Aptos, Rio del Mar/Seascape/Seacliff 2008-2009

graph of # of homes sold in Aptos, CA

The graph above illustrates the increase in the number of homes sold in Aptos since the beginning of 2009.  The drop in median home prices has resulted in more people being able to afford homes in the Aptos area and more homes selling.  In 2008 there were 188 homes sold in Aptos and in 2009, 201 homes were sold.  Demand for homes has begun to increase in Aptos leading to a likely gradual rise in median home prices here.

For more detailed information about home prices in a specific area or price range in Santa Cruz County contact me.  Here are some other posts I have written about home prices in other parts of Santa Cruz County:

Santa Cruz County Home Prices

Soquel Home Prices

Capitola Home Prices

Live Oak Home Prices

* All information and graphs from Clarus Market Metrics and ProMLSListings

 

 

Google

Authored by Jessica Wallace, Santa Cruz Realtor

 
Search Santa Cruz Homes For Sale
 
What is your home worth?
Search All Homes For Sale
See Recently Sold Santa Cruz Homes
 
 
MY REVIEWS
 
 
 
Jessica Wallace
Realtor
Coldwell Banker
831 419 9345
Licensed In: Ca
License #: 01455690
Contact Me

You Can Also Visit Us At:      
 

Comment balloon 2 commentsJessica Wallace • January 28 2010 05:33PM
Home Prices in Aptos, CA - Real Estate Market Report
share
HOME PRICES IN APTOS, CA - REAL ESTATE MARKET REPORT Aptos, CA is located in Santa Cruz County between Capitola and La Selva Beach & Watsonville. This 95003 area code consists of Aptos and the smaller communities within it: Rio del Mar,… more
Westside Santa Cruz 2 Bedroom Home for Sale in Fantastic Neighborhood!
share
WESTSIDE SANTA CRUZ 2 BEDROOM HOME FOR SALE IN FANTASTIC NEIGHBORHOOD! *This home SOLD in July 2010 * For information about other Santa Cruz Homes for sale or to see what your home is worth call Jessica at (831) 419-9345 or email cjess4homes… more
How FHA Loan Changes Will Affect Low Down Payment Buyers in Santa Cruz
share
HOW FHA LOAN CHANGES WILL AFFECT LOW DOWN PAYMENT BUYERS IN SANTA CRUZ FHA loans have become very popular loans for home buyers with low down payments With an FHA loan you can buy a home with as little as 3. 5% down payment I have helped… more
Santa Cruz General Contractor - Improve Your Home Construction (831)…
share
SANTA CRUZ GENERAL CONTRACTOR - IMPROVE YOUR HOME CONSTRUCTION Improve Your Home Without the Headaches! CALL for a FREE ESTIMATE: Jeff Peters - Santa Cruz General Contractor at (831) 588-7467 … more
Home Prices in Live Oak, CA - A Neighborhood in Santa Cruz County
share
HOME PRICES IN LIVE OAK, CA - A Neighborhood in Santa Cruz County Live Oak is a part of Santa Cruz County, CA that lies between the Seabright/Yacht Harbor area and Capitola, CA. According to the 2000 census there were almost 17, 000 people… more
Santa Cruz Winter Storms are here!
share
SANTA CRUZ WINTER STORMS ARE HERE! The last few days Santa Cruz, CA and all of California has been hit by some pretty strong winter storms. In general the weather in Santa Cruz is pretty mild year round. Our summers never get too hot because… more
Artistic Spanish Style 4 Bedroom Home for Sale in Aptos, CA
share
ARTISTIC SPANISH STYLE 4 BEDROOM HOME FOR SALE IN APTOS, CA This is a really unique home for sale in Aptos* located in Santa Cruz County. The home was custom built in 1966 and has some great features and originality. It has been lovingly… more
Home Prices in Capitola, California - Real Estate Market Report
share
HOME PRICES IN CAPITOLA, CALIFORNIA - REAL ESTATE MARKET REPORT In this article I will take a look at home prices in Capitola, CA over the past year of 2009. This is a follow up to a recent blog I wrote about Santa Cruz County Home Prices.. more
Home Prices in Soquel, CA - Real Estate Market Trends in 2009
share
Home Prices in Soquel, CA - Real Estate Market Trends in 2009 In response to the many inquiries I received after my posting about Santa Cruz Home Prices for more detailed information about specific areas in Santa Cruz County I will be writing… more
Santa Cruz Real Estate Market Report - Comparing Santa Cruz Home…
share
Santa Cruz Real Estate Market Report - Comparing Santa Cruz Home Prices 2008-2009 What a year it has been in Santa Cruz County Real Estate I have helped many 1st time buyers get into homes as well as worked with Investors and found some… more