3-Bedroom Homes for Sale in Carlsbad - March 2019 Update
3-bedroom homes are often desired by Carlsbad home buyers. For some it’s a first home, while others may be. A 3-bedroom might specifically meet lifestyle and budget needs. And then there are those buyers looking for a Carlsbad beach home, near or on the ocean, who are willing to settle for a 3-bedroom home on or near the beach.
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The inventory of single family detached homes has increased in Carlsbad since December by 14%, however the housing market remains one that favor seller’s (read the Carlsbad Real Estate Market Report for February 2019 for more details on the Carlsbad housing market).
Currently, based on the rate of sales so far this year, we have about 3.2 months of inventory of single family detached homes with 3-bedrooms.
3-bedroom homes make up about 24% of the total inventory of detached single family homes for sale in Carlsbad.
Current Listings of 3-Bedroom Homes for sale in Carlsbad
48 active single family detached homes
$599,000 to $17,500,000 (development or large estate opportunity)
Living space ranges from 1288 SF to 3761 SF
Average marketing time is 42 days
Of the 48 homes for sale well over half (34) are priced under $1M, which provides a range of budget options for Carlsbad buyers. Here’s the breakdown on pricing:
Under $750,000 5
$750,001 - $1,000,000 29
$1,000,001 - $1,500,000 11
$1,500,001 - $2,000,000 2
Buyers who prefer to have a single story Carlsbad home with 3 bedrooms have 24 homes to choose from among the current listings.
While some buyers prefer new homes many are interested in resales, and of course there is greater selection. Of the current 3-bedoom listings homes range in age from 1945 to newly-built or under construction; 3 homes are available per the MLS in The Preserve new home community priced from $770,990 to $826,990. There are 2 other new homes available in the MLS in Carlsbad.
New construction homes may not be immediately available for move in. And not all new construction is listed in our MLS. If buying a new home is of interest to you, give me a call at (760) 840-1360 and we can explore the current options for you in your price range (Read 6 Things Buyers Should Know About Buying New Homes in Carlslad).
2019 Year-to-Date Sales of 3-Bedroom Homes in Carlsbad
Sales of 3 bedroom homes Carlsbad so far in 2019 have been fairly brisk, with 48 sales, on the market an average of 39 days. Sales prices have ranged from $660,000 to $2,000,000 (the average price was $910,519; median price was $806,350).
23% of the sales were cash transactions. Buyers were able to negotiate 2% off the original list price, on average. However 25% of the buyers paid asking price or better for their homes.
Pending 3-Bedroom Home Sales in Carlsbad
Is the Carlsbad housing market busy for 3-bedroom homes? Yes it is! 31 3-bedroom Carlsbad homes are pending (these homes have been on the market for 37 days on average), at list prices ranging from $630,000 to $2,189,000 (average price of the pending homes is $991,385).
You can also search a complete list of detached single family homes for sale in Carlsbad by clicking on the photo to the right (MLS updates this 24/7) if your bedroom requirements are flexible>>>>>.
Better yet give me a call at (760) 840-1360 and I can create a custom search for you based on your criteria and budget. Then let’s sit down and discuss, together, your needs and budget so we can plan a strategy to get you into a 3-bedroom home in Carlsbad when the time is right for you!