The sales statistical graphs linked below are for the counties of Sacramento, El Dorado, Placer and Yuba. They compare May 2009 to the year prior (May 2008), as well as data for April 2009 vs. April 2008.
California began a 90 day moratorium on foreclosures which began mid-June. Inventory in many areas is shrinking.
Many bank owned properties are receiving multiple offers from Buyers as prospective homeowners see opportunity in the marketplace.