Aptos Real Estate Market Update for March 2015

Spring has sprung in Aptos! And you know what that means: it’s time for the Aptos Real Estate Market Update for March 2015! The median price for single family homes in Aptos in February 2015 was $706,500 – up 3.1% from a year ago when the median price was $685,000. Aptos is usually comfortably above […]

Community Housing Meeting at Temple Beth-El

A Community Housing Meeting at Temple Beth-El in Aptos is to be held on Thursday, March 12, and two other locations in the coming weeks. The Santa Cruz County Housing Advisory Commission is holding community discussions about updates to the Santa Cruz County Housing Element, as required every several years by California law. The reason for these meetings […]

Aptos Real Estate Market Update for February 2015

Welcome to February, Aptos! It’s the middle of the month, so that means it’s time again for the Aptos Real Estate Market Update for February 2015. While the overall health of the Santa Cruz county real estate market appears to be quite robust, things are looking a little less sunny in Aptos these days, at […]

Aptos Vacation Rental Restrictions Approved

At a public hearing today, the Santa Cruz County Board of Supervisors voted to adopt new Aptos vacation rental restrictions. These new restrictions were proposed last December but modified with some community input. The members of the community in attendance at the meeting today largely spoke in favor of the restrictions, and the vote of […]

Aptos Real Estate Market Update for January 2015

Happy New Year Aptos! Another year has come and gone, and it’s time to start fresh with the Aptos Real Estate Market Update for January 2015. We start the year off not with a bang but a whimper – the market is in some ways still piping hot, with very little inventory available for sale […]

Aptos Real Estate Market Update for December 2014

Hello Aptos and welcome to December! It’s hard to believe – really hard to believe! – that in a scant three weeks we’ll be closing the books on 2014 and moving on to 2015, but I’m told that it’s true and there’s no way to stop it. But before we move on to the future, […]

Aptos Real Estate Market Update for November 2014

It seems like just last week that dawn broke on the new year of 2014, but now we’re already staring at Thanksgiving, right around the corner. And you know what that means: it’s time for the Aptos Real Estate Market Update for November 2014. Last month we reported that the median home price in Aptos […]

Aptos Real Estate Report October 2014

There is no month in Aptos more sublime than October. Warm, sunny, fog-free days fade into crisp evenings. So how’s the real estate market holding up? Let’s find out in the Aptos Real Estate Report October 2014. The median home price in Aptos in September 2014 was $665,000. Last year, the median price in September […]

$1+ Million Aptos Foreclosure On the Market

There’s now a $1+ Million Aptos foreclosure on the market! For the past several weeks up on Mesa Drive, there’s been a sign in front of the home at 7429 indicating that the home would soon be available for bidding on Hubzu.com, a foreclosure auction site. Weeks later, that day has finally come. 7429 Mesa […]

Aptos Real Estate Report September 2014

Welcome to Prime Time, Aptos! Kids are in school, tourists are gone, and it’s time to enjoy the the quiet sunny days such as only Aptos delivers as we slip into autumn. As we bid summer a fond farewell, let’s take a quick look at how the real estate market did in the month gone […]