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Capitola Home Sales - Summertime Sales Report


Capitola, CA saw one of our foggiest summers ever in 2010.  I wonder if that affected home sales?  Capitola is a quintessential beach town located in Santa Cruz County.  It is a small community that probably doubles in the summertime with the influx of tourists.  Capitola has very moderate weather thanks to natures air conditioning - the coastal fog.  Many homes are owned as second homes or vacation homes in Capitola and the number of homes sold tends to be a little higher in the summertime.

In Capitola Summer 2010 there were 12 Total Home Sales ( Single Family Residences).  This is from June to August, with most of the sales occurring in August.

The highest priced home sale in Capitola this summer was one of the Capitola Classic Venetians located right on the beach in Capitola.  This home sold for $1,525,000.

The lowest priced home sale in Capitola this summer was a small 600 Square foot home in the Riverview neighborhood that sold for $417,000.

There are 4 homes in Capitola currently in escrow awaiting close.

Comparing Capitola Homes Sales from the first half of 2009 to the first half of 2010, the number of homes sales is just slightly up.  The 1st half of 2009 saw 22 Capitola home sales and 2010 had 25 home sales

The median sales price in Capitola for these 2 periods is different however.  So far the first half of 2010 has had a much higher median sales price of $640,000.  In 2009 it was $550,000.

Capitola Real Estate really has something for everyone from gorgeous Ocean View million dollar + luxury homes to smaller, more affordable Capitola Condos.

Feel free to contact me anytime for more information about Capitola Homes for Sale and Capitola Real Estate




Authored by Jessica Wallace, Santa Cruz Realtor

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Comment balloon 3 commentsJessica Wallace • September 16 2010 05:37PM


Jessica - I love the Capitola/Santa Cruz area.  How was the arts & wine festival this year?

Posted by Jim Patton, Realtor - Stanislaus ,Merced, San Joaquin Counties ( Aspire Home Real Estate 209-404-0816) about 9 years ago
The Capitola Art & Wine Festival was great and well attended!
Posted by Jessica Wallace, Santa Cruz Realtor (831) 419-9345 (Coldwell Banker - Santa Cruz) about 9 years ago

Jessica, where the heck have you been? It sure is nice to see you blogging out in the Rain...hope all is well in the Santa Cruz area. and that you and yours are all doing well

Posted by Gerry Michaels, GettysburgGerry Social Meida (Glasswork Media Arts) about 9 years ago

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