Costa Mesa's Neighborhood Blog: August 2008

A blog about Newport and Costa Mesa with an emphasis on Costa Mesa Real Estate and Newport Beach Real Estate, written by a lifetime local resident of coastal Orange County whose knowledge of the area, combined with a strong background in mortgages, real estate and being an attorney, gives her clients many advantages.

Costa Mesa Real Estate Minute - August 29, 2008

The Costa Mesa Real Estate report for August 29, 2008 is as follows:

There are 355 homes currently for sale in Costa Mesa.  264 of these are single family (SFR) homes.  91 are condos.

104 homes are in escrow, conditionally sold. 80 are SFRs. 24 are condos.

48 homes have closed escrow in August. 

The median price of homes in August is $500,000.  The average price of a home is $534,915.

Three homes were listed today. One home was placed in escrow since our last post.

One listing was canceled today, and one expired, which means it did not sell during the time period of the listing contract.  Three listings were put on hold today.

For more information please visit Costa Mesa Real Estate.  For information on the value of a particular home please visit Costa Mesa Home Values.

 

 

Information deemed accurate and reliable but not guaranteed.

Information from So Cal MLS.

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About the author: Christine Donovan is a California Residential Real Estate Broker with experience in assisting clients buy and sell residential real estate.

Are you upside down in your home? Is it worth less than you owe? Are you concerned about making your mortgage payment? For more information see Options to Foreclosures, understanding short sales or contact me at christine@donovanblatt.com to discuss your options.

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Disclaimer: All information in this blog is deemed reliable but is subject to change at any time and is not guaranteed to be accurate nor are there any warantees either express or implied. This blog is not intended to offer any legal, tax or other advice.

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