Los Altos housing prices have seen a decrease of -3.8% over the last thirty days compared to the previous six months. The average house price over the last month is $3,419,396. Below you’ll find numerous charts and graphs breaking down real estate market trends in Los Altos.

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Recent TrendsPrevious 30 DaysPrevious 180 Days% ChangeOver 6 MonthsYear Over Year
Average Sales Price$3,419,396$3,556,039-3.8%-2.5%
Average List Price$3,402,667$3,522,415-3.4%-1.5%
Sales Price vs List Price100%100%0.0%-1.0%
Avg Days on Market28267.7%12.0%
Avg Homes Sold Per Month554815.4%47.7%


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Below you’ll see a comparison between the square footage and price per square foot for each Los Altos house price over the last 180 days. Hover over a point to see more information about each home that sold.

Properties in Los Altos can be divided into three categories: small interior square footage, average interior square footage, and the higher end of interior square footage. This data can give you a rough overview on which bucket your home may fall into with Los Altos home prices.

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 Low EndAverage EndHigh End
Avg Sq Ft Range960 - 1780 sq ft1781 - 2952 sq ft2953 - 9165 sq ft
Avg Sold Price$2,700,000$4,150,000$8,900,000
Avg Price Per Sq Ft$1970$1828$1468

Data is from the previous 90 days and pulled directly from the MLS.

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The median sales price for homes in Los Altos over the last 30 days is

$3,175,000 

Median List Price

$3.1M 

Average Days on Market

28 

Median Sq Ft

2,310 

Average Price per Sq Ft

$1363 


Data is pulled directly from the MLS and is comparing the last 30 days to the previous 12 months average.

Median List Price vs Median Sold Price in Los Altos over the last 12 months

Hover over a candlestick to see the median sales price and the median list price for any given month

Recent Homes Sold in Los Altos

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Housing Prices in Los Altos

# of Homes Sold

147 

Median Sold Price for 2BR

$1.8M 

Median Sold Price for 3BR

$2.8M 

Median Sold Price for 4+BR

$3.3M 

# of Condos/Townhomes Sold

15 

Median Sold Price of Condos/Townhomes

$1.5M 

Dollar amounts are calculated based upon median values of all sold listings over the last 90 days and updated daily.

Sold Price vs Days on Market for Los Altos Over the Previous 12 Months

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Los Altos house prices have seen a median sales price of $3,150,000 over the last 90 days - a -2.3% decrease in comparison to the previous twelve months. In the same 90 days, 162 properties have closed escrow in the area, 147 of which were single family residences, and the remaining 15 of which were condos or townhomes. The single family residences in Los Altos had an average list price of $3,422,253 and were on the market for 30 days on average, with a sold to list price ratio of 99% in the past 90 days. In terms of size, the median square footage for single family residences was 2310, with the average price per square foot sitting at $1319. The median sold price for a three bedroom home in the area was $2,813,000, compared with $3,280,000 for a four bedroom. Over the last 180 days, housing prices in Los Altos had a median sold to list price ratio for single family residences of 100%, which is 1% more compared to the past 90 days. This shows a slightly downward trend in the Los Altos real estate market.

According to the MLS, there are currently 106 single family residences for sale in Los Altos in addition to 12 condos and townhomes, all of which are averaging 68 days on the market. Of the single family residences, the average list price is sitting at $5,347,669 – 56% more than the sold prices of the past 90 days. Regarding the condos and townhomes, an average list price of $1,848,975 means that prices are sitting at 13% more compared to the past 90 days.

Los Altos has approximately 15,193 households, with the average home built around around 1961. Of all of the households found in Los Altos today, roughly 71% are married and 36% have children, with an average income of $223,945 and about 33% of residents possessing a bachelor’s degree.

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