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Across the nine desert cities—from Palm Springs to La Quinta—the median home price increased almost 30% from a year-ago January, with double-digit increases over the past seven months.
The average sale price of existing homes jumped 22% over the same twelve months to $365,000 from $286,000.
“Take last year’s market, turn it 180 degrees, and here’s where we are,” said Pat Veling, CEO and president of data analysis (0 comments)
la quinta country club homes: Bank-owned Mediterranean Masterpiece in La Quinta's Hideaway Golf Club - 01/06/13 05:53 PM
Here's your chance to snag a Mediterranean masterpiece in La Quinta's Hideaway Golf Club. The bank-owned foreclosure was on the market in 2011 for $2.825M and is now a lender-owned REO at $2.095M ($438/sf). Oriented to the morning sun with fairway, water and mountain views, the 4779 square-foot home boasts 4 bedrooms and 4.5 baths, including a casita, and overlooks the 16th fairway of the Pete Dye course. Sumptuous, Old World fireplaces—five in all—are sprinkled liberally throughout the estate, commencing with one highlighting the private front courtyard and concluding with one offering heat and ambiance to those enjoying the lavish back (1 comments)
la quinta country club homes: Palm Springs Valley Home Bargains - 04/17/12 05:37 PM
Although the number of distress sales—bank-owned foreclosures, short sales—has noticeably dwindled throughout the Palm Springs valley the past few months, there are still bargain homes to be found in each of the desert cities. Here are some aggressively-priced homes in some of the nicest country clubs in sister cities La Quinta, Indio and Indian Wells. First up, an Amalfi floorplan in Toscana Country Club, easily the most luxurious private enclave in Indian Wells. Priced more than $200,000 below current new-home prices, this 2006 beauty features the rugged Early California exterior, three bedrooms and 3.5 baths in an wonderfully open floorplan. The (1 comments)
la quinta country club homes: Incredible Bank-owned Bargain in La Quinta's Top-drawer Hideaway - 04/17/12 11:14 AM
Luxury bank-owned foreclosures in La Quinta's poshest country clubs are rare. This new listing in The Hideaway—one of La Quinta's most exclusive clubs—presents an amazing bargain for a discerning buyer seeking a one-of-a-kind custom estate with a highly desirable desert address. This Tuscan masterpiece commands a huge half-acre corner lot with 180°+ southwestern views encompassing several lakes, the 17th hole of the Clive Clark course, and the encompassing Santa Rosa Mountains. Three structures, nestled around a courtyard, make up the capacious four bedroom/five bath 6,000 square-foot compound.
The main house features a large great room, pocket doors, cofferred ceilings, (0 comments)
la quinta country club homes: Bank-owned Homes in La Quinta's luxe Andalusia at Coral Mountain - 10/29/11 08:36 PM
If you're interested in finding a bank-owned foreclosure in one of La Quinta's country clubs, take a look at these REO bargains in the luxury community of Andalusia at Coral Mountain. The first, a brand new listing here in the final days of October, is a former model home—the Cordoba floorplan—now priced to sell quickly at $984,800 ($277/sf). The 3710 sq. ft. home originally boasted a Moroccan-themed interior with faux wall treatments and rich colors (seen in these original listing photos). The old world influence is still evinced in the arched doorways, brick walls, ironwork, distressed wood cabinetry, carved wood (0 comments)
la quinta country club homes: La Quinta Bank-owned Bargain in Mountain View CC - 05/30/11 07:51 PM
This incredible La Quinta country club bank-owned home in Mountain View Country Club is a veritable bargain and will sell quickly. If you've been seeking a foreclosure or distress sale in one of La Quinta's golf course communities, this is the one to act on. The three bedroom, four bath home sits on an elevated lot overlooking the Arnold Palmer course with lake and mountain views. Oriented toward the morning sun, the spacious, light-filled home begins with a grand circular foyer and opens up to a great room with dining area, clerestory windows, granite-slabbed kitchen with GE stainless appliances (including the (0 comments)
la quinta country club homes: Foreclosures Don't Always Offer the Best Deal on a Country Club Home - 04/05/11 02:25 AM
La Quinta country clubs still serve up amazing bank-owned bargains and short sales. However, it's not always necessary to limit your search to a lender-owned home or short sale to snag the best price. Because of the intense competition from distress sales, many savvy home-sellers are now pricing their homes aggressively to compete in this buyers' market. Amazing price tags abound in all of La Quinta's country clubs as well as further afield: Palm Desert, Indian Wells and Rancho Mirage. Here's a perfect example in Rancho La Quinta Country Club—one of La Quinta's most popular clubs—that started off strong and just (1 comments)
la quinta country club homes: La Quinta Country Club Home Bargains: Lender-owned in Trilogy at La Quinta - 03/05/11 09:35 PM
Looking for a bank-owned home in one of La Quinta's country clubs? Check out this brand new foreclosure in Trilogy at La Quinta, La Quinta's posh active-retirement club nestled along the foothills of the impressive Santa Rosa Mountains. This Monterey home—one of the most popular floorplans of the 11 Trilogy offers—boasts a spacious and livable greatroom encompassing dining, living and kitchen. The latter offer a capacious, curved slab-granite-topped island with room for many pull-up stools. All the appliances are in place, even a fridge. Honey-toned cabinetry with hardware accents a rich culinary space. The home exudes nice curb appeal with (0 comments)
la quinta country club homes: La Quinta Luxury Estate Now Bank-Owned in The Hideaway - 03/01/11 12:29 AM
The Hideaway, one of La Quinta's poshest country clubs, once again offers an amazing bank-owned home bargain. This capacious custom-built spec home has never been occupied and was originally on the market two years ago for $4.2M ($727/sf). It is now a lender-owned foreclosure priced at only $1.981M ($342/sf)—a veritable steal in this luxurious enclave. The Tuscan-style villa boasts 5778 square feet, 6 bedrooms and 6.5 bathrooms on a huge 12,632 sf lot overlooking the 9th fairway of the Pete Dye course with formidable northwest views of the nearby Santa Rosa Mountains. From the stone-clad courtyard entry with outdoor fireplace and (1 comments)
la quinta country club homes: La Quinta Bargain: Short Sale in Hidden Canyon - 02/25/11 02:31 AM
Bank-owned homes and short sales are still a fact of life here in La Quinta and the Palm Springs valley, and the good ones go quickly. This short sale in La Quinta's Hidden Canyon is one of those and, since it's already been through the arduous lender approval process and emerged with an approved sale price, a lucky buyer should realize an expedited escrow process. Hidden Canyon is a small gated enclave of 169 luxury homes literally tucked into a curve of the Santa Rosa Mountains and just around the corner from the historic La Quinta Resort. This particular home (1 comments)
la quinta country club homes: La Quinta Country Club Homes: Short Sale in The Hideaway - 01/21/11 12:48 AM
We're in high season here in La Quinta with visitors in town from around the world for this month's Palm Springs Film Festival and Bob Hope Classsic. Many are looking for foreclosures or distress sales in some of La Quinta's luxury country clubs. Here's a new listing in one of the city's poshest clubs—The Hideaway—that merits serious consideration. This short sale is one of The Hideaway's Villa homes—semi-custom homes offering three bedrooms and greatroom-oriented floorplans. This south-facing home overlooks the 5th fairway of the Clive Clark course with stunning vistas of the Santa Rosa Mountains. At 2750 square feet, the home (0 comments)
la quinta country club homes: Winning Contenders: La Quinta Foreclosures - 11/01/10 06:52 PM
Now is the time to act if you're interested in snagging a La Quinta foreclosure. The number of new listings has increased significantly the past few weeks and there have been some amazing home bargains among them. Here in the Palm Springs valley, we've commenced the high season with its influx of warmth-seeking Canadians and Americans. In addition to sunshine, the hunt is on for home bargains on distress-sale properties such as bank-owned homes or short sales. Here are two La Quinta foreclosures that merit serious consideration. The first, in Desert Cove, is a substantive home at 3047 square feet, and (0 comments)
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