Des Moines Real Estate Overview


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Average Listing Price

  • $131,906
  • for week ending Jan 14
  • +$8
  • +0.0%
  • w-o-w

Median Sales Price

  • $122,000
  • Oct '14 - Jan '15
  • +$12,000
  • +10.9%
  • y-o-y

Most popular neighborhoods Avg. listing Price
Week ending Jan 14
w-o-w
Beaverdale $144,869 +0.3%
Merle Hay $116,462 -0.3%
Greater South Side $167,415 +2.3%
Oak Park $77,117 -1.5%
Drake $111,902 +2.4%
Movers & Shakers Avg. listing price
Week ending Jan 14
w-o-w
New Visions $72,433 +31.1%
Meredith $178,635 +23.0%
Woodland Heights $85,950 -19.1%
McKinley School/Columbus Park $135,078 -16.0%
Capitol Park $75,360 -9.4%
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Summary for Des Moines


Average price per square foot for Des Moines IA was $105, an increase of 4% compared to the same period last year. The median sales price for homes in Des Moines IA for Oct 14 to Jan 15 was $122,000 based on 419 home sales. Compared to the same period one year ago, the median home sales price increased 10.9%, or $12,000, and the number of home sales decreased 24.4%. There are currently 1,099 resale and new homes in Des Moines on Trulia, including 6 open houses, as well as 675 homes in the pre-foreclosure, auction, or bank-owned stages of the foreclosure process. The average listing price for homes for sale in Des Moines IA was $131,906 for the week ending Jan 14, which represents a decrease of 0%, or $8, compared to the prior week. Popular neighborhoods in Des Moines include Beaverdale and Merle Hay, with average listing prices of $144,869 and $116,462.

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