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Values and Volume up in Portola Hills during Covid 19

Who says people don't buy homes during a pandemic?  Looking at the real estate market this past July for the Portola Hills community, sales volume increased 38% from the same time period in 2019, buyer demand is extremely strong! Though there are concerns with unemployment, the rest of the market is pretty strong in the OC.  My interruption from working with clients is, all this time at home is highlighting what doesn't work in their current home. That, along with the low interest rates,  strong equity position, sellers are looking to sell and move up to their dream home.  Also, those who rent see that with the low interest rates it is literally cheaper to buy right now! Finally home represents security and I think we all are looking for a bit more of that in our lives these days.... would you agree? Below is a quick snapshot of how the real estate market preformed in July: What's my Portola Hills Home Value With interest rates hovering below 3% this has become the real est

Portola Hills November 2015 Home Values

The weather is turning a bit cooler and the holidays are in full swing with Thanksgiving behind us, so you might think home sales are probably not on everyone's radar.   That might be the case for Portola Hills... as we saw dip in the number of homes that sold this year vs. what sold in 2014.   In addition, the number of available homes is pretty low with only 6 active properties on the market currently.                                                 Portola Hills November  2015  Sold Homes In 2014 14 homes closed escrow in November, this year 8 closed escrow. Though the number of sales decreased, the average price of homes increased in Portola Hills by 17%.  Interestingly the highest priced home sold in 2015 was a Crown Pointe home, which sold for $950,000.   The highest priced home that sold November 2014 was a JM Peters home, which sold for $980,000. Portola Hills November 2014 Sold Homes Based on the rate of sales over the last 6 months, the P