Closings down noticeably in San Fernando

Single-family sales activity dips below 500 closings for the first time in nine months
  • In 2015, more than 6,000 single-family sales will have closed in the San Fernando Valley.
  • The market's median home price remains above $500,000.
  • Condo values are up noticeably from a year ago.

Affordability issues and a lack of inventory continue to limit resale activity in the San Fernando Valley. During November 458 single-family homes sold, a month-over-month drop of 65 sales. The noticeable drop in activity occurred following a period, March to October, when monthly resale totals consistently eclipsed 500. The top month this year for single-family sales was July, with 603 closings.