Des Moines Real Estate Overview


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Average Listing Price

  • $137,043
  • for week ending Feb 18
  • +$1,825
  • +1.3%
  • w-o-w

Median Sales Price

  • $117,250
  • Nov '14 - Feb '15
  • +$9,250
  • +8.6%
  • y-o-y

Most popular neighborhoods Avg. listing Price
Week ending Feb 18
w-o-w
Beaverdale $137,228 -0.3%
Merle Hay $116,521 -0.3%
Drake $106,610 +2.6%
Southwestern Hills $290,439 +1.6%
Greater South Side $170,852 +1.9%
Movers & Shakers Avg. listing price
Week ending Feb 18
w-o-w
Woodland Heights $89,933 +22.1%
Laurel Hill $69,675 -11.5%
New Visions $65,900 +9.1%
Capitol Park $66,167 +8.4%
Westwood $422,467 +8.1%
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Summary for Des Moines


Average price per square foot for Des Moines IA was $99, an increase of 2.1% compared to the same period last year. The median sales price for homes in Des Moines IA for Nov 14 to Feb 15 was $117,250 based on 348 home sales. Compared to the same period one year ago, the median home sales price increased 8.6%, or $9,250, and the number of home sales decreased 22.7%. There are currently 1,006 resale and new homes in Des Moines on Trulia, including 12 open houses, as well as 648 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 $137,043 for the week ending Feb 18, which represents an increase of 1.3%, or $1,825, compared to the prior week. Popular neighborhoods in Des Moines include Beaverdale and Merle Hay, with average listing prices of $137,228 and $116,521.

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