Strong San Diego real estate market in San Diego improves apartment rental vacancies

Price increases of rentals in San Diego may push more to become homeowners

Don’t expect the price of rentals in San Diego to come down anytime soon. San Diegans spent $9.4 billion on rent last year — a 3 percent increase from 2014, according to a study by Zillow. Residents forked over a pretty penny, but they did not spend the most: New York residents paid $55.9 billion; Los Angeles, $34.5 billion and San Francisco, $16.7…

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Luxury homes for sale in San Diego are among the priciest in the country.

Report: San Diego property tax values increase $23 billion

San Diego real estate values continue to rise. Property values rose 5.6 percent last year –rising by $23 billion during the last fiscal year, according to a report of assessed property values by the state Board of Actualization released in late December. The figures cover the period ending June 30, 2015. Compared to statewide averages, San Diego’s numbers were 0.3 percent lower, but…

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Real estate in San Diego makes it a great place to live, including this La Jolla real estate for sale.

Downtown San Diego development sizzles with luxury condo and retail projects

Development in downtown San Diego is booming. The area is now home to a growing resurgence as more luxury condos in San Diego, new hotels, office towers, high-end boutiques, upscale restaurants spring up and construction cranes dot the downtown skyline. The developments are a marked change from downtown’s once gritty past. Development has peaked in recent years, with  median sale prices of homes…

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Foreclosures in the San Diego real estate market are down.

San Diego real estate beats annual national averages

2015 was a good year for San Diego real estate. Figures released last week show that San Diego home prices increased 6.2 percent over the last 12 months. Real estate in San Diego beat national averages, outpacing national rates of 5.2 percent annual growth, according to the S&P/Case-Shiller Home Price Index. Locally, San Diego County home prices increased 0.2 percent in…

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Homes for sale in San Diego are at record levels.

2016 San Diego real estate forecast shows flat growth but shortages could boost prices

The forecast for home sales in 2016 predicts flat growth — home sales are predicted to barely rise next year — but growing demand for San Diego real estate might ease some market pains. National Association of Realtors’ Chief Economist Lawrence Yun predicted 5.4 million homes will be sold in the U.S. in 2016, barely inching up from 5.3 million expected this year….

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