Des Moines Real Estate Overview


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Average Listing Price

  • $134,595
  • for week ending Nov 12
  • -$922
  • -0.7%
  • w-o-w

Median Sales Price

  • $125,000
  • Aug '14 - Nov '14
  • +$8,000
  • +6.8%
  • y-o-y

Most popular neighborhoods Avg. listing Price
Week ending Nov 12
w-o-w
Beaverdale $147,519 -2.4%
Merle Hay $115,386 -0.3%
Southwestern Hills $296,872 +4.1%
Greater South Side $174,490 -0.8%
Drake $116,482 +0.4%
Movers & Shakers Avg. listing price
Week ending Nov 12
w-o-w
Ingersoll Park $92,129 -24.8%
Laurel Hill $64,350 -22.1%
Waterbury $256,133 -20.1%
New Visions $38,500 -17.0%
Douglas Acres $167,609 +15.7%
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Summary for Des Moines


Average price per square foot for Des Moines IA was $115, an increase of 6.5% compared to the same period last year. The median sales price for homes in Des Moines IA for Aug 14 to Nov 14 was $125,000 based on 235 home sales. Compared to the same period one year ago, the median home sales price increased 6.8%, or $8,000, and the number of home sales decreased 64.6%. There are currently 1,272 resale and new homes in Des Moines on Trulia, including 5 open houses, as well as 670 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 $134,595 for the week ending Nov 12, which represents a decrease of 0.7%, or $922, compared to the prior week. Popular neighborhoods in Des Moines include Beaverdale and Merle Hay, with average listing prices of $147,519 and $115,386.

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