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4-Bedroom Homes for Sale in Carlsbad February 2020 Update

4-Bedroom Homes for Sale in Carlsbad

February 20, 2020 Market Update

 

Carlsbad home buyers often need more space than a 3-bedroom single family detached home can offer. The reasons vary, of course – an expanding household or multigenerational living, for example. A family member may need a home office, or additional guest living space might be desired.

 

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The supply of single family detached homes remains limited in Carlsbad compared to demand, and inventory has only increased slightly since the beginning of 2020; take a look at the most recent market report for Carlsbad at January 2020 Carlsbad Real Estate Market Report for updates on the Carlsbad housing market.

 

As of this report we only have 1.9 months of inventory of single family detached homes with 4-bedrooms, based on the rate of sales over the last 3 months, a market that strongly favors sellers. 4-bedroom homes make up 41% of the total inventory of detached single family homes on the market in Carlsbad.

 

CURRENT 4-BEDROOM HOME LISTINGS

47 detached single family homes for sale

Priced from $749,000 to $3,200,000

Living space ranges from 1752 SF to 8390 SF

Average Time on Market is 49 days

Average List Price - $1,377,182

Median List Price - $1,289,000

 

financial informationOf the 47 homes for sale 11 are priced below $1M. Here’s the breakdown on pricing:

 

$750,000 or less                   1

$750,001 - $1,000,000         10

$1,000,001 - $1,500,000      24

$1,500,001 - $2,500,000      10

$2,501,000+                          2

 

Those Carlsbad home buyers who desire a single story home with 4 bedrooms have limited choices, with only 4 single story homes currently available.

 

Available 4-bedroom homes vary in age, from 1963 to new; if you want a NEW 4-bedroom home there are only 2 homes listed in the MLS; keep in mind that not all new homes may be listed in the MLS and more may be planned in new home communities.

 

If you are interested in new construction homes please give me a call at (760) 840-1360. I will find out the full inventory (existing or planned) for you. As a new home buyer you might also want to read the 6 Things Buyers Should Know About Buying New Homes in Carlsbad).

 

 

PENDING 4-BEDROOM HOME SALES IN CARLSBAD

There are 53 4-bedroom Carlsbad homes that are pending, with list prices from $725,000 to $2,450,000. These homes were on the market an average of 28 days before going under contract.

 

 

SALES OF 4-BEDROOM HOMES IN 2020 YTD

36 4-bedroom homes have sold so far in 2020 (41% of the 88 detached single family homes sold).

Marketing time averaged 30 days.

Sales prices ranged from $750,000 to $1,779,000 (the average sales price was $1,103,116; median was $1,004,500).

5 of the sales were cash transactions.

 

Carlsbad home buyers were able to negotiate an average of 2% off the original asking price, however 39% of homebuyers paid full price or more for their new homes, a good indication of competition and multiple offers.

 

Why not start your search for 4-bedroom Carlsbad homes for sale, using the link at the bottom of the page.

 

You might want to also check out my YouTube Channel series of 23 short videos on Home Buying Tips and Advice.

 

And for those of you who are planning a major move, Relocation Tips and Advice covers a wealth of important topics in 19 short videos.

 

Carlsbad home searchYou can also broaden your search and look at all homes for sale in Carlsbad if your bedroom requirements are flexible, or you do not need a single family detached home but can consider a condo or town home.

 

Click on the photo to the right to access the complete inventory of Carlsbad homes for sale.>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>

 

You can also give me a call at (760) 840-1360 so we can discuss your particular housing needs, timing and budget, and I will create a custom search for you based on your specific criteria, including neighborhoods of interest to you.

 

Then let’s sit down together and discuss what you need in your next home, your lifestyle and your budget so we can plan a strategy to get you into a 4-bedroom home in Carlsbad this year!

 

Have a Carlsbad home, or one nearby, that you plan to sell? Get a home valuation by clicking on What’s My Home Worth and complete the form.

 

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