Des Moines Real Estate Overview


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Average Listing Price

  • $132,367
  • for week ending Oct 08
  • -$1,211
  • -0.9%
  • w-o-w

Median Sales Price

  • $125,000
  • Jul '14 - Oct '14
  • +$5,000
  • +4.2%
  • y-o-y

Most popular neighborhoods Avg. listing Price
Week ending Oct 8
w-o-w
Beaverdale $142,795 -0.6%
Merle Hay $114,074 +0.5%
Greater South Side $168,336 -5.2%
Drake $114,808 +1.9%
Southwestern Hills $290,332 +12.5%
Movers & Shakers Avg. listing price
Week ending Oct 8
w-o-w
Waveland Woods $270,575 +14.5%
Southwestern Hills $290,332 +12.5%
McKinley School/Columbus Park $73,633 -12.0%
Waveland Park $161,023 -11.8%
Chesterfield $90,975 -11.2%
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Summary for Des Moines


Average price per square foot for Des Moines IA was $113, an increase of 2.7% compared to the same period last year. The median sales price for homes in Des Moines IA for Jul 14 to Oct 14 was $125,000 based on 414 home sales. Compared to the same period one year ago, the median home sales price increased 4.2%, or $5,000, and the number of home sales decreased 44.6%. There are currently 1,334 resale and new homes in Des Moines on Trulia, including 8 open houses, as well as 810 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 $132,367 for the week ending Oct 08, which represents a decrease of 0.9%, or $1,211, compared to the prior week. Popular neighborhoods in Des Moines include Beaverdale and Merle Hay, with average listing prices of $142,795 and $114,074.

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