According to MLS Listings Inc. data there currently are only seven single family homes (SFH) for sale within the West Sunnyvale zip code of 94087. One home is an active listing and the remaining six homes are under contract, with one of these being a contract subject to the buyer selling their home. In our current market, it is highly unusual for a seller to take a contingent offer. 94087 includes the Sunnyvale neighborhoods that border Los Altos to the west, roughly Lawrence Expressway to the east, El Camino Real to the north and roughly Homestead Road to the south. See 94087 Map for exact location.
December home sales activity for West Sunnyvale (94087) has been consistent.
18 single family homes (SFH) closed escrow in 94087 in the month of December. Since 2010, the average number of SFH sales in December has been 20.
Fourteen properties had multiple offers and sold at or above their asking price. Property condition may have contributed to a lack of multiple offers on 3 of the 4 homes that didn’t receive multiple offers. These homes had few upgrades and appeared to be in fairly original condition. The fourth home that failed to receive multiple offers had a poor footprint. So homes with a good floor plan and that are in excellent condition are being purchased at a premium.
Below is a market update for single family homes sold in Sunnyvale (94087) – 2 year history
Are you curious to know what that house down the street actually sold for? See below for details (address, sales price, size etc.) on the eighteen properties that closed escrow in December in West Sunnyvale (94087). Note: all data was taken from our local MLS and is deemed accurate but not guaranteed.
While buyer demand has remained strong, the number of single family homes listed for sale in West Sunnyvale (94087) is lower than recent years.
When one combines strong demand with a reduction in supply, the result is higher sales prices. Sunnyvale home prices are currently at an all time high. The median sales price in 2014 for single family homes sold in West Sunnyvale (94087) is $1,425,000. The graph below shows the last 5 years of median sales prices in West Sunnyvale (94087). You’ll note that the median sales price in West Sunnyvale (94087) has steadily increased since 2010. Not surprisingly, this coincides with a reduction of inventory over the same period.
Given our strong seller’s market, seller’s may be thinking that a blind monkey with access to the MLS could sell their home. While hiring a blind monkey with access to our MLS may sell your home, it won’t maximise your home’s value in this market. While I hope I haven’t offended any blind monkey real estate practitioners, it is extremely important to hire an experienced agent who will maximise a seller’s proceeds. Here are Three Activities That Your Real Estate Agent Must do to Maximise Your Home’s Value in Our Seller’s Market.