Foreclosed Homes: How Many And Where They Are In Walnut Creek

Realty Trac releases latest information on number of foreclosures, how many are for sale and what they're selling for.

Walnut Creek has 215 homes still in some stage of foreclosure, according to information released today by Realty Trac. Of those, 32 are currently for sale.

The median sale price for a foreclosure home in Walnut Creek was $392,500 in March, down 1 percent from the previous month. That compares with a median price of $529,000 for all homes sold in the city.

Foreclosed homes appear to be getting cleared from the market. Between August 1 and March 31, there were 1,106 foreclosed homes sold in Walnut Creek.

Sales of foreclosed homes were up 44 percent from the previous month and were also up 14 percent from March 2012.

Overall, the number of properties that received foreclosure filings were up 9 percent from the previous month but were down 62 percent from a year ago.

The Realty Trac website also contains a list of most of the foreclosed homes now sitting in Walnut Creek.

Here are the foreclosure figures for communities in Contra Costa County. The numbers are current through April 30. The recently sold figures are from August 2012 to March 31, 2013. Current foreclosures do not include homes recently sold.

City All Foreclosures For Sale Recently Sold Alamo 33 28 183 Antioch 633 25 1,476 Clayton 40 5 153 Concord 533 23 1,352 Danville 113 82 658 El Cerrito 56 2 241 Hercules 180 4 310 Lafayette 43 14 304 Martinez 171 17 528 Moraga 24 4 167 Pinole 88 4 206 Pittsburg 476 14 895 Pleasant Hill 79 9 401 Richmond 968 42 1,735 San Ramon 166 34 818 Walnut Creek 215 32 1,106

Contra Costa County

4,604 417 13,088

The Realty Trac website also includes information on foreclosed homes in every county and city in the country.

Realty Trac reported foreclosures across the country were down 5 percent in April from the previous month. Foreclosures also decreased 23 percent from April 2012. Total foreclosure activity in April was at its lowest level since February 2007.

srl99 May 10, 2013 at 02:26 PM
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