Modesto, CA Real Estate News

By Jim Patton, Realtor - Stanislaus ,Merced, San Joaquin Counties
( Aspire Home Real Estate 209-404-0816)
Modesto Ca Home Sales  - November 2013   The sales figures for Modesto California for November 2013 are in.  The totals below are for single family homes sold in Modesto.       Totals for November 2013: 180 Total Sales 11 Bank Owned Sales (6% of all sales) 20 Short Sales  (11% of all sales) 17% of all sales are distressed property sales Median price $189,950 Average days on Market 29   Totals for November 2012 248 Total Sales 53 Bank Owned Sales (21% of all sales) 63 Short Sales  (25% of all sales) 46% of all sales are distressed property sales Median price $137,000 Average days on Market 25   The lowest price home sold in Modesto during November2013 was $36,000.      The highest price home sold in Modesto during November 2013 was $650,000   The number of distressed sales (short sales a...
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By Jim Patton, Realtor - Stanislaus ,Merced, San Joaquin Counties
( Aspire Home Real Estate 209-404-0816)
Modesto Ca Home Sales  - October 2013   The sales figures for Modesto California for October 2013 are in.  The totals below are for single family homes sold in Modesto.       Totals for October 2013: 241 Total Sales 8 Bank Owned Sales (3% of all sales) 40 Short Sales  (17% of all sales) 20% of all sales are distressed property sales Median price $187,000 Average days on Market 21   Totals for October 2012 263 Total Sales 37 Bank Owned Sales (14% of all sales) 93 Short Sales  (35% of all sales) 49% of all sales are distressed property sales Median price $140,000 Average days on Market 38   The lowest price home sold in Modesto during October 2013 was $34,900.      The highest price home sold in Modesto during October 2013 was $800,000   The number of distressed sales (short sales and ban...
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By Jim Patton, Realtor - Stanislaus ,Merced, San Joaquin Counties
( Aspire Home Real Estate 209-404-0816)
Modesto Ca Home Sales  - September 2013   The sales figures for Modesto California for September 2013 are in.  The totals below are for single family homes sold in Modesto.       Totals for September 2013: 212 Total Sales 21 Bank Owned Sales (10% of all sales) 35 Short Sales  (16% of all sales) 26% of all sales are distressed property sales Median price $177,750 Average days on Market 22   Totals for September 2012 233 Total Sales 48 Bank Owned Sales (20% of all sales) 74 Short Sales  (32% of all sales) 52% of all sales are distressed property sales Median price $138,000 Average days on Market 41   The lowest price home sold in Modesto during September  2013 was $30,000.      The highest price home sold in Modesto during September  2013 was $705,000   The number of distressed sales (sho...
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By Jim Patton, Realtor - Stanislaus ,Merced, San Joaquin Counties
( Aspire Home Real Estate 209-404-0816)
Modesto Ca Home Sales  - August 2013   The sales figures for Modesto California for August 2013 are in.  The totals below are for single family homes sold in Modesto.       Totals for August 2013: 226 Total Sales 21 Bank Owned Sales (8% of all sales) 36 Short Sales  (13% of all sales) 21% of all sales are distressed property sales Median price $185,500 Average days on Market 20   Totals for August 2012 264 Total Sales 61 Bank Owned Sales (23% of all sales) 81 Short Sales  (31% of all sales) 54% of all sales are distressed property sales Median price $140,000 Average days on Market 49   The lowest price home sold in Modesto during August 2013 was $52,000.      The highest price home sold in Modesto during August 2013 was $778,000   The number of distressed sales (short sales and bank own...
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By Jim Patton, Realtor - Stanislaus ,Merced, San Joaquin Counties
( Aspire Home Real Estate 209-404-0816)
Modesto Ca Home Sales  - July 2013   The sales figures for Modesto California for July 2013 are in.  The totals below are for single family homes sold in Modesto.         Totals for July 2013: 246 Total Sales 17 Bank Owned Sales (7% of all sales) 52 Short Sales  (21% of all sales) 28% of all sales are distressed property sales Median price $176,500 Average days on Market 19   Totals for July 2012 281 Total Sales 81 Bank Owned Sales (29% of all sales) 83 Short Sales  (29% of all sales) 58% of all sales are distressed property sales Median price $130,000 Average days on Market 53   The lowest price home sold in Modesto during July 2013 was $40,000.      The highest price home sold in Modesto during July 2013 was $950,000   The number of distressed sales (short sales and bank owned sales) ...
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By Jim Patton, Realtor - Stanislaus ,Merced, San Joaquin Counties
( Aspire Home Real Estate 209-404-0816)
Modesto Ca Homes For Sale - With a Swimming Pool   It's summer time here in the Central Valley of California and that means it's getting hot!  At the end of last month we had several days in a row of 100+ degree heat and it's heading back up there again this weekend.  Some days were up to 110 degrees.  Now I don't care if that's a dry heat or not, that's still hot.  Now wouldn't be nice to dive into a cool crystal clear pool on a hot day like that?   If you are thinking about buying a home in Modesto Ca and you want one with a pool you have several choices right now.  Check out all the homes for sale in Modesto Ca with a pool.  Doesn't a nice refreshing dip in the pool after a long hard day at work sound nice?  How about lounging by the pool this weekend with a couple of adult beverages...
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By Jim Patton, Realtor - Stanislaus ,Merced, San Joaquin Counties
( Aspire Home Real Estate 209-404-0816)
Modesto Ca Home Sales  - June 2013   The sales figures for Modesto California for June 2013 are in.  The totals below are for single family homes sold in Modesto.         Totals for June 2013: 228 Total Sales 20 Bank Owned Sales (9% of all sales) 37 Short Sales  (16% of all sales) 25% of all sales are distressed property sales Median price $175,000 Average days on Market 22   Totals for June 2012 315 Total Sales 89 Bank Owned Sales (28% of all sales) 103 Short Sales  (33% of all sales) 61% of all sales are distressed property sales Median price $128,500 Average days on Market 60   The lowest price home sold in Modesto during June 2013 was $40,000.      The highest price home sold in Modesto during June 2013 was $975,000   The number of distressed sales (short sales and bank owned sales)...
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By Jim Patton, Realtor - Stanislaus ,Merced, San Joaquin Counties
( Aspire Home Real Estate 209-404-0816)
Modesto Ca Home Sales  - May 2013   The sales figures for Modesto California for May 2013 are in.  The totals below are for single family homes sold in Modesto.         Totals for May 2013: 218 Total Sales 24 Bank Owned Sales (11% of all sales) 60 Short Sales  (27% of all sales) 38% of all sales are distressed property sales Median price $170,000 Average days on Market 18   Totals for May 2012 282 Total Sales 101 Bank Owned Sales (36% of all sales) 73 Short Sales  (26% of all sales) 62% of all sales are distressed property sales Median price $125,000 Average days on Market 54   The lowest price home sold in Modesto during May 2013 was $20,100.      The highest price home sold in Modesto during May 2013 was $1,005,100   The number of distressed sales (short sales and bank owned sales) fe...
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By Jim Patton, Realtor - Stanislaus ,Merced, San Joaquin Counties
( Aspire Home Real Estate 209-404-0816)
Modesto Ca Home Sales  - April 2013   The sales figures for Modesto California for April 2013 are in.  The totals below are for single family homes sold in Modesto.       Totals for April 2013: 221 Total Sales 32 Bank Owned Sales (14% of all sales) 56 Short Sales  (25% of all sales) 39% of all sales are distressed property sales Median price $150,000 Average days on Market 21   Totals for April 2012 306 Total Sales 114 Bank Owned Sales (37% of all sales) 75 Short Sales  (25% of all sales) 62% of all sales are distressed property sales Median price $130,000 Average days on Market 58   The lowest price home sold in Modesto during April 2013 was $38,000.      The highest price home sold in Modesto during April 2013 was $750,000   The number of distressed sales (short sales and bank owned s...
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By Jim Patton, Realtor - Stanislaus ,Merced, San Joaquin Counties
( Aspire Home Real Estate 209-404-0816)
Modesto Ca Home Sales  - March 2013   The sales figures for Modesto California for March 2013 are in.  The totals below are for single family homes sold in Modesto.       Totals for March 2013:   239 Total Sales 19 Bank Owned Sales (8% of all sales) 63 Short Sales  (26% of all sales) 34% of all sales are distressed property sales Median price $149,950 Average days on Market 34     Totals for March2012:   303 Total Sales 130 Bank Owned Sales (43% of all sales) 82 Short Sales  (27% of all sales) 70% of all sales are distressed property sales Median price $121,500 Average days on Market 59   The lowest price home sold in Modesto during March 2013 was $20,000.      The highest price home sold in Modesto during March 2013 was $1,175,000   The number of distressed sales (short sales and bank ...
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By Jim Patton, Realtor - Stanislaus ,Merced, San Joaquin Counties
( Aspire Home Real Estate 209-404-0816)
Modesto Ca Home Sales  - February 2013   The sales figures for Modesto California for February 2013 are in.  The totals below are for single family homes sold in Modesto.       Totals for February 2013: 180 Total Sales 37 Bank Owned Sales (21% of all sales) 56 Short Sales  (31% of all sales) 52% of all sales are distressed property sales Median price $135,000   Totals for February 2012: 208 Total Sales 79 Bank Owned Sales (38% of all sales) 57 Short Sales  (27% of all sales) 65% of all sales are distressed property sales Median price $115,000       The lowest price home sold in Modesto during February 2013 was $28,500.      The highest price home sold in Modesto during February 2013 was $587,500   The average days on the market was 27.   There were more short sales sold than bank owned ...
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By Jim Patton, Realtor - Stanislaus ,Merced, San Joaquin Counties
( Aspire Home Real Estate 209-404-0816)
Stanislaus County Home Sales - January 2013 - MODESTO       The sales figures for Modesto California for January 2013 are in.  The totals below are for single family homes sold in Modesto.       Totals for January 2013: 202 Total Sales 43 Bank Owned Sales (21% of all sales) 58 Short Sales  (29% of all sales) 50% of all sales are distressed property sales Median price $149,250   Totals for January 2012: 207 Total Sales 78 Bank Owned Sales (38% of all sales) 56 Short Sales  (27% of all sales) 65% of all sales are distressed property sales Median price $119,000   The lowest price home sold in Modesto during January 2013 was $24,000.      The highest price home sold in Modesto during January 2013 was $2,000,000   The average days on the market was 26.   There were more short sales sold than...
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By Jim Patton, Realtor - Stanislaus ,Merced, San Joaquin Counties
( Aspire Home Real Estate 209-404-0816)
Best Sushi in Modesto Ca   Osaka Sushi, Best Sushi in Modesto   Where: 2402 McHenry Ave, Modesto Ca 95350 Lunch Hours: T-F 11am-2:30pm Dinner Hours: T-F 4:30pm - 9:00pm Sat: 12pm -9:30pm Sun: 12pm - 8:30p Closed Mondays What: Sushi  (Check out Osaka Sushi's Menu) Phone: 209-526-3368 Specializing in Delicious Sushi If you are looking for great sushi in Modesto Ca, I recommend Osaka Sushi on McHenry Ave.  I have been there several times of the last couple of years and have not been disappointed.   My favorites so far are the Firecracker Roll and the Snow White Roll.  Everything is fresh and delicious.   The service is excellent and very friendly.  Osaka Sushi is open for lunch and dinner 6 days a week.  They are closed on Mondays.  They have limited seating at the Sushi bar but plenty of ...
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By Jim Patton, Realtor - Stanislaus ,Merced, San Joaquin Counties
( Aspire Home Real Estate 209-404-0816)
Stanislaus County Home Sales - December 2012 - MODESTO   The sales figures for Modesto California for December 2012 are in.  The totals below are for single family homes sold in Modesto.     Total Sales - 221   (255 sold in December 2011)   Bank owned Sales December 2012 - 43  which was 19% of all sales.   Bank owned Sales December 2011 - 100  which was 39% of all sales.   Short Sales December 2012 - 69 which was 31% of all sales.   Short Sales December 2011 - 70 which was 27% of all sales.   Overall, distressed sales (Bank owned and short sales) made up 50% of all sales.   The lowest price home sold in Modesto during December 2012 was $20,000.    The highest price home sold in Modesto during December 2012 was $725,000   The median home price in Modesto during December 2012 was $155,000...
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By Jim Patton, Realtor - Stanislaus ,Merced, San Joaquin Counties
( Aspire Home Real Estate 209-404-0816)
Santaland Diaries comes to Modesto's Prospect Theater Project   If you are looking for something to do this coming weekend you might want to check out The Santaland Diaries at Modesto's Prospect Theater Project.   Shows are December 13th through the 16th.   The Prospect Theater is an intimate venue.  There is not a bad seat in the house and the productions are professional and top notch.  I have been to several productions there are have always enjoyed them.  The Prospect Theater is located at 520 Scenic Dr in Modesto. The Santaland Diaries was written by David Sedaris about his working stint as a Christmas Elf at Macy's.  The play debuted on November 7,1996.  Modesto's own Timothy Olyphant was in that first production.  Be sure to check the Prospect Theater Project's website for times ...
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By Jim Patton, Realtor - Stanislaus ,Merced, San Joaquin Counties
( Aspire Home Real Estate 209-404-0816)
Christmas at the McHenry Mansion   Downtown Modesto's McHenry Mansion will be open the next three Saturdays, December 8th,15th and 22nd, for tours.  The mansion is currently decorated in all of it's Christmas finery.  This is your chance to see how Christmas was celebrated back in the late 1800's in Stanislaus County.   This beautifully restored 1883 Victorian will also host a tea on December 10,2012.  See the McHenry Mansion's events page for more information.  No Stanislaus County Holiday Season is complete without a trip to the McHenry Mansion. The McHenry Mansion is located at 906 15th Street in downtown Modesto.
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By Jim Patton, Realtor - Stanislaus ,Merced, San Joaquin Counties
( Aspire Home Real Estate 209-404-0816)
Stanislaus County Home Sales - November 2012 - MODESTO   The sales figures for Modesto California for November 2012 are in.  The totals below are for single family homes sold in Modesto.       Total Sales - 230   (259 sold in November 2011)   Bank owned Sales 2012 - 51  which was 22% of all sales.   Bank owned Sales 2011 - 94  which was 36% of all sales. Short Sales 2012 - 58 which was 25% of all sales.   Short Sales 2011 - 69 which was 27% of all sales.   Overall, distressed sales (Bank owned and short sales) made up 47% of all sales.   The lowest price home sold in Modesto during November 2012 was $32,000.      The highest price home sold in Modesto during November 2012 was $765,000   The median home price in Modesto during November 2012 was $137,000   The average days on the market w...
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By Jim Patton, Realtor - Stanislaus ,Merced, San Joaquin Counties
( Aspire Home Real Estate 209-404-0816)
Stanislaus County Home Sales - October 2012 - MODESTO   The sales figures for Modesto California for October 2012 are in.  The totals below are for single family homes sold in Modesto.       Total Sales - 212   (246 sold in October 2011)   Bank owned Sales 2012 - 27  which was 13% of all sales. Bank owned Sales 2011 - 92  which was 37% of all sales.   Short Sales 2012 - 81 which was 38% of all sales. Short Sales 2011 - 63 which was 26% of all sales.     Overall, distressed sales (Bank owned and short sales) made up 51% of all sales.   The lowest price home sold in Modesto during October 2012 was $16,000.    The highest price home sold in Modesto during October 2012 was $519,000   The median home price in Modesto during October 2012 was $143,300   The average days on the market was 39.  ...
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By Jim Patton, Realtor - Stanislaus ,Merced, San Joaquin Counties
( Aspire Home Real Estate 209-404-0816)
Stanislaus County Home Sales - September 2012 - MODESTO     The sales figures for Modesto California for September 2012 are in.  The totals below are for single family homes sold in Modesto.       Total Sales - 201   (245 sold in September 2011)   Bank owned Sales - 41  which was 20% of all sales.   Short Sales - 63 which was 31% of all sales    Overall, distressed sales (Bank owned and short sales) made up 51% of all sales.   The lowest price home sold in Modesto duringSeptember 2012 was $28,500.      The highest price home sold in Modesto during September 2012 was $550,000   The median home price in Modesto during September 2012 was $140,000   The average days on the market was 37.   As you can see the volume of home sales in Modesto in September 2012 was quite lower than last year.  ...
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