The Santa Clara County real estate statistics for Single Family Homes

 Read the full report for houses and duet homes in Santa Clara County here (You can also access the stats for San Mateo and Santa Cruz Counties from here!)

Prices are up year over year after a prolonged, unrelenting sellers market. Available inventory is less than half that of a year ago, while sales remain consistent. This is bad news for buyers – the market conditions can’t balance out without inventory to meet the demand!

Trends At a Glance Aug 2017 Previous Month Year-over-Year
Median Price $1,151,000 (-2.0%) $1,175,000 $980,000 (+17.4%)
Average Price $1,423,440 (+1.0%) $1,409,380 $1,260,500 (+12.9%)
No. of Sales 986 (-2.9%) 1,015 917 (+7.5%)
Pending 947 (+1.7%) 931 1,028 (-7.9%)
Active 630 (-22.8%) 816 1,626 (-61.3%)
Sale vs. List Price 106.4% (+0.8%) 105.5% 101.4% (+4.9%)
Days on Market 19 (-5.2%) 20 29 (-33.9%)
Days of Inventory 19 (-20.5%) 24 53 (-64.0%)

And the numbers from last month for comparison:

Trends At a Glance Jul 2017 Previous Month Year-over-Year
Median Price $1,175,000 (-0.4%) $1,180,000 $1,038,750 (+13.1%)
Average Price $1,409,380 (-2.4%) $1,444,410 $1,273,720 (+10.7%)
No. of Sales 1,015 (-15.9%) 1,207 918 (+10.6%)
Pending 931 (-13.9%) 1,081 959 (-2.9%)
Active 816 (-4.4%) 854 1,747 (-53.3%)
Sale vs. List Price 105.5% (-0.4%) 105.9% 102.1% (+3.3%)
Days on Market 20 (+10.6%) 18 23 (-13.2%)
Days of Inventory 24 (+17.5%) 21 57 (-57.8%)

 The condominium and townhome real estate report for Santa Clara County

Read the full RE Report for condos and townhomes in Santa Clara County here.

To see more data, whether on the county as a whole, particular cities or towns or areas within some of the larger ones such as San Jose, please visit my RE Report and select the city, town, or area within San Jose, Los Altos, Mountain View or Palo Alto that you want to better understand. Additionally, you can now also find the statistics for San Mateo County and Santa Cruz County too – just move over at the county name and you will have the option to switch counties there and then be able to navigate to view cities and areas in those counties – places such as San Mateo, Redwood Shores, Foster City or Scotts Valley, Santa Cruz, Capitola… These 3 reports now cover the vast majority of Silicon Valley!


Get in touch if you’re interested in buying or selling in these areas soon! Here are some listings currently on the market in Santa Clara County.


  1. 4 beds, 2 baths
    Home size: 1,450 sq ft
    Lot size: 5,980 sqft
  2. 3 beds, 1 bath
    Home size: 1,148 sq ft
    Lot size: 7,579 sqft
  3. 3 beds, 4 baths
    Home size: 2,052 sq ft
    Lot size: 19,636 sqft
  4. 3 beds, 3 baths
    Home size: 1,910 sq ft
    Lot size: 7,740 sqft
  5. 4 beds, 4 baths
    Home size: 3,297 sq ft
    Lot size: 13,303 sqft
  6. 5 beds, 5 baths
    Home size: 3,783 sq ft
    Lot size: 20,547 sqft
  7. 3 beds, 3 baths
    Home size: 1,595 sq ft
    Lot size: 6,272 sqft
  8. 5 beds, 5 baths
    Home size: 4,407 sq ft
    Lot size: 21,475 sqft
  9. 4 beds, 2 baths
    Home size: 1,927 sq ft
    Lot size: 11,508 sqft
  10. 3 beds, 2 baths
    Home size: 1,577 sq ft
    Lot size: 9,226 sqft

See all Real estate matching your search.
(all data current as of 12/17/2017)

Listing information deemed reliable but not guaranteed. Read full disclaimer.



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