The Irvine Housing Update: Number of Homes Sold

Today’s post is a continuation of last week’s post (median selling price of homes in Irvine). Up today are the stats for the number of homes that have sold in Irvine. Unless otherwise noted,  the source for the following numbers is DQNew.

Irvine Housing Inventory

Note that the graph, provided by Redfin, is of the number of homes that are on the market in Irvine, not the number of homes that have sold in Irvine.

Number of Sales in Irvine

  • November 2010: 239
  • October 2010: 174
  • September 2010: 222
    Redfin’s numbers: houses sold=89, condos sold=107
  • August 2010: 229
    Redfin’s numbers: houses sold=113, condos sold=102
  • July 2010: 226
    Redfin’s numbers: houses sold=106, condos sold=112

The Irvine Housing Update: Median Sold Price

Up today is an update of the median price that homes in Irvine have sold for. This includes all the Irvine neighborhoods (or villages as they are called in Irvine): Northpark, West Irvine, Northwood, Portola Springs, Woodbury, El Camino, Walnut, Columbus Grove, University Park, University Town Center, Orange Tree, Oak Creek, Westpark, the IBC (airport area), San Joaquin, Shady Canyon, Turtle Ridge, Turtle Rock and Quail Hill.

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Irvine Median Sold Price/SF-Condos

Unless otherwise noted, the source for the following numbers is DQNew.

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Irvine Median Sold Price/SF-Houses

Median Selling Price in Irvine

  • November 2010: $562,000 (down 3.44% y-o-y)
  • October 2010: $522,500 (down 9.91% y-o-y)
  • September 2010: $625,000 (up 16.93% y-o-y)
    Redfin’s numbers: $575,000 (no change y-o-y) or $336/SF (down 2.0% y-o-y)
  • August 2010: $580,000 (up 1.9% y-o-y)
    Redfin’s numbers: $600,000  (up 4.3% y-o-y) or $344/SF (up 3.3% y-o-y)
  • July 2010: $580,000 (up 6.62% y-o-y)
    Redfin’s numbers: $570,000 (up 5.1% y-o-y) or $339/SF (up 1.2% y-o-y)


Graphs Courtesy Redfin

The Irvine Housing Numbers Update

Up today is an update of the Irvine housing numbers. This includes all the Irvine neighborhoods (or villages as they are called in Irvine): Northpark, West Irvine, Northwood, Portola Springs, Woodbury, El Camino, Walnut, Columbus Grove, University Park, University Town Center, Orange Tree, Oak Creek, Westpark, the IBC (airport area), San Joaquin, Shady Canyon, Turtle Ridge, Turtle Rock and Quail Hill.

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Irvine Median Sold Price/SF-Houses

Median Selling Price in Irvine

  • October 2010: $522,000 (down 9.91% y-o-y)
  • September 2010: $625,000 (up 16.93% y-o-y)
  • August 2010: $580,000 (up 1.9% y-o-y)
    Redfin’s August 2010 numbers: $600,000  (up 4.3% y-o-y) or $344/SF (up 3.3% y-o-y)
  • July 2010: $580,000 (up 6.62% y-o-y)
    Redfin’s July 2010 numbers: $570,000  (up 5.1% y-o-y) or $339/SF (up 1.2% y-o-y)

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Irvine Median Sold Price/SF-Condos

Number of Sales in Irvine

  • October 2010: 174
  • September 2010: 222
  • August 2010: 229
    Redfin’s numbers: houses sold=113, condos sold=102
  • July 2010: 226
    Redfin’s numbers: houses sold=106, condos sold=112

Source unless otherwise noted: DQnews

Graphs Courtesy Redfin

The Irvine Housing Report

Up today are the Irvine housing numbers. This includes all the Irvine neighborhoods (or villages as they are called in Irvine): Northpark, West Irvine, Northwood, Portola Springs, Woodbury, El Camino, Walnut, Columbus Grove, University Park, University Town Center, Orange Tree, Oak Creek, Westpark, the IBC (airport area), San Joaquin, Shady Canyon, Turtle Ridge, Turtle Rock and Quail Hill neighborhoods.

Irvine Median House Prices/SF

Irvine Median Price/SF--Houses

Median Selling Price in Irvine

  • September 2010: $625,000 (up 16.93% y-o-y)
  • August 2010: $580,000 (up 1.9% y-o-y)
  • July 2010: $580,000 (up 6.62% y-o-y)
    Redfin’s JuLy 2010 numbers
    : $570,000  (up 5.1% y-o-y) or $339/SF (up 1.2% y-o-y)

Irvine Median Condo Price/SF

Irvine Median Sold Price/SF--Condos

Number of Sales in Irvine

  • September 2010: 222
  • August 2010: 229
  • July 2010: 226
    Redfin’s numbers: houses sold=106, condos sold=112

Source unless otherwise noted: DQnews

Graphs Courtesy Redfin

The Irvine Housing Report: The 92618 Numbers (Oak Creek, Orange Tree, Portola Springs, Woodbury East)

Up today is the 92620 ZIP numbers. This ZIP includes the old and the new, the expensive and not so expensive: Oak Creek, Orange Tree, Portola Springs and Woodbury East. Currently, the least expensive home in this ZIP is located in the well established area of Orange Tree. The most expensive home is located in newly built community of Portola Springs.

325 Tangelo #324, Irvine (Orange Tree)

325 Tangelo #324, Irvine (Orange Tree)

92618 Median Selling Price

  • June 2010: $605,500 (up 89.2% y-o-y)
  • May 2010: $628,500 (up 44.5% y-o-y)
  • April 2010: $690,500 (up 29.4% y-o-y)
    For comparison: According to Redfin, the April median selling price for this ZIP was $615,000 or $315 per square foot.
  • March 2010: $602,500 (up 28.26% y-o-y)

20 Small Grove, Irvine (Portola Springs)

20 Small Grove, Irvine (Portola Springs)

92618 Number of Sales

  • June 2010: 140 (up 775.0% y-o-y)
  • May 2010: 76 (up 300.0% y-o-y)
  • April 2010: 25 (up 92.3% y-o-y)
  • March 2010: 35 (up 483.33% y-o-y)

Note: The photos are of the least expensive ($208,800–a short sale) and the most expensive ($1,799,000) homes that are currently on the market in this ZIP code.

Source unless otherwise noted: DataQuick

Homes Priced Under the Median in Irvine’s 92618 ZIP: Portola Springs, Oak Creek, Orange Tree, and Woodbury East

Here is a look at some homes in the 92618 ZIP that have listing prices under DataQuick’s overall median selling price. They all happen to be 2bed/2 bath homes, and, with the exception of Woodbury East, they represent each of the neighborhoods in this ZIP. To see what is available in the Woodbury East neighborhood, click on the Woodbury East link.

  • 36 Pathway (Portola Springs): 2 bed/2 bath condo, 1312 SF, built in 2006, has Mellos Roos tax and HOA fee
    Asking price: $449,000 ($342/SF)
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  • 28 Gereanium #43 (Oak Creek): 2 bed/2 bath condo, 1350 SF, built in 2001, has Mellos Roos tax and HOA fee
    Asking price: $450,000 ($333/SF)
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  • 43 Tangerine (Orange Tree): 2 bed/2 bath single-family, 1138 SF, built in 1976, has a relatively modest HOA fee ($184.45 per month) but no Mellos Roos tax, one of the few single-family homes in the Orange Tree neighborhood
    Asking price: $450,000 ($395/SF)
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Up next: the 92620 ZIP, which includes the Woodbury and Northwood neighborhoods

DataQuick Housing Numbers for Irvine’s 92618 ZIP: Portola Springs, Oak Creek, Orange Tree, and Woodbury East

Woodbury East

Woodbury East

Today is a continuation of our survey of DataQuick’s housing numbers for Irvine broken down by ZIP. Up today is the 92618 ZIP, which  includes Portola Springs, Oak Creek, Orange Tree, and Woodbury East. The DataQuick numbers are for single-family residences, condos, and new homes.

Median Selling Price

  • May 2010: $628,500 (up 44.5% y-o-y)
  • April 2010: $690,500 (up 29.4% y-o-y)
  • March 2010: $602,500 (up 28.26% y-o-y)

Number of Sales

  • May 2010: 76 (up 300.0% y-o-y)
  • April 2010: 25 (up 92.3% y-o-y)
  • March 2010: 35 (up 483.33% y-o-y)

The most likely reason for the 300% increase in sales is the entry onto the market of the new Woodbury East homes.

Up next: some 92518 homes priced under the median

Housing Numbers for Irvine’s Portola Geopolicing District: Pricing, Inventory, and More

Portola is one of the three districts into which the Irvine police department has divided the City for its geopolicing program.

To see pricing, inventory and additional information for the various villages in Irvine’s Portola district, click on the links provided below. This will bring you to Redfin’s Community Overview Page for that village (if you prefer, you can also enter zip codes or city names).

The Portola Area includes the following Irvine neighborhoods, or as they are called in Irvine, villages:

Note: The Irvine Spectrum is also in the Portola geopolicing district.