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Carlsbad Real Estate - Carlsbad Market Report for April 2009
The Carlsbad real estate market continues to show some positive trends, and the statistics for April show a number of changes as compared to March 2009. These data do not include any private sales nor manufactured/mobile housing; the numbers are derived from the MLS and are believed to be accurate but are not guaranteed.
Media reports speak in general terms, rather than local, so that information may not represent the reality of our local Carlsbad real estate market. Having data from a knowledgeable agent about the local market conditions benefits you as the buyer or seller.
In April 2009 there were 90 homes sold in Carlsbad's 4 zipcodes, as compared to 71 for March (a 27% increase in sales). Here's the breakdown of overall activity.
The number of sales was up significantly from March, by 27% following the increase from March over February of 36%; the average sales prices AND median sales prices were all up for detached and attached homes over the averages for March 2009. The Days on Market (DOM) also declined from March as people are waiting less time to make moves on the well priced properties, especially detached homes. I suspect this is also the result ... more
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