Orange County Housing Market Report: January 2016

The OC Housing News published its monthly housing market report, covering resale home prices and rental rates across Southern California.

IRVINE, Calif., January 2, 2016 – OC Housing NewsOCHN_Matrix_large_02

Orange County Housing Market Report: January 2016

Historically, properties in this market sell at a 0.6% premium. Today’s discount is 3.5%. This market is 4.1% undervalued.

Median home price is $594,700 with a rental parity value of $611,600. This market’s discount is $16,900.

Monthly payment affordability has been improving over the last 3 month(s). Momentum suggests improving affordability.

Resale prices on a $/SF basis increased from $392/SF to $394/SF. Resale prices have been rising for 11 month(s).

Over the last 12 months, resale prices rose 5.1% indicating a longer term upward price trend.

Median rental rates declined $8 last month from $2,750 to $2,741. The current capitalization rate (rent/price) is 4.4%.

Rents have been rising for 12 month(s). Price momentum signals rising rents over the next three months.

Market rating = 8

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