Des Moines Real Estate Overview


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Average Listing Price

  • $133,456
  • for week ending Dec 10
  • +$315
  • +0.2%
  • w-o-w

Median Sales Price

  • $122,000
  • Sep '14 - Dec '14
  • +$8,000
  • +7.0%
  • y-o-y

Most popular neighborhoods Avg. listing Price
Week ending Dec 10
w-o-w
Beaverdale $145,941 +0.8%
Merle Hay $117,032 +0.3%
Greater South Side $187,390 +16.5%
Drake $108,779 +0.3%
Bloomfield/Allen $201,767 +3.9%
Movers & Shakers Avg. listing price
Week ending Dec 10
w-o-w
Drake Park $166,200 +137.4%
Woodland Heights $128,200 +30.6%
Greenwood $729,950 -26.0%
King-Irving Park $53,028 -22.7%
Greater South Side $187,390 +16.5%
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Summary for Des Moines


Average price per square foot for Des Moines IA was $109, an increase of 5.8% compared to the same period last year. The median sales price for homes in Des Moines IA for Sep 14 to Dec 14 was $122,000 based on 469 home sales. Compared to the same period one year ago, the median home sales price increased 7%, or $8,000, and the number of home sales decreased 25.6%. There are currently 1,204 resale and new homes in Des Moines on Trulia, including 6 open houses, as well as 784 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 $133,456 for the week ending Dec 10, which represents an increase of 0.2%, or $315, compared to the prior week. Popular neighborhoods in Des Moines include Beaverdale and Merle Hay, with average listing prices of $145,941 and $117,032.

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