Aptos Real Estate Update April 2016

I’m not going to bury the lede on this one:  the median price for single-family homes in Aptos recently broke $1,100,000.  Yes, you read that right:  in February 2016, 12 single-family homes sold in Aptos, and the median price was $1,1045,00 (one home was an ocean view home on Kingsbury in Rio del Mar).  That’s an increase of […]

Multi-Million Dollar Aptos Foreclosure at 631 Quail Run Road

A Multi-Million Dollar Aptos Foreclosure has returned to the Aptos real estate market. The home is located at 631 Quail Run Road, has been on and off the market for the past several years and is back this spring with a reduced price of “just” $3,790,000.  It’s a stunning hilltop estate built on 68 acres, less […]

Aptos Real Estate Update February 2016

To all home owners of Aptos, I bring you good tidings! Yes, we’re still in a stage 3 water emergency, but, but….the median home price in Aptos is up 10.5% compared to a year ago! The median price of a single family home in January 2016 hit $817,500 – and the median price for condos […]

Aptos Real Estate Update January 2016

Hey everyone, welcome to the brand new year, 2016! There’s been a lot of talk about El Niño this season, but so far the truly massive storms that have been predicted have for the most part failed to appear. There’s been rain, and plenty of it by recent standards, but I wouldn’t call it a […]

Aptos Real Estate Update December 2015

The cold and damp have at long last returned to Aptos! After a lovely warm and relatively fog-free summer and fall, Aptos is seeing its first “real” winter in many moons. But what effect is the chilly and wet weather having on the Aptos real estate market? Find out in the Aptos Real Estate Update […]

County Zoning Ordinance Meeting Tonight

The Santa Cruz County Planning Department will be having a meeting tonight, September 14th, from 7:00 PM to 8:30 PM at the Aptos Grange Hall. The purpose of the meeting is to discuss the proposal to modernize Santa Cruz County zoning ordinances. The county planning department has been working for years on updating land use […]

Aptos Real Estate Update June 2015

Is it just me, or did June Gloom come early this year? Jeez, that was one of the coldest and darkest springs I can remember here in Aptos. Lately though the skies have become much sunnier. So how did the Aptos real estate market fare last month through all this funky weather? Read all about […]

3D Scanning Technology Comes to Aptos

Matterport 3D Camera and iPad An amazing new 3D Scanning Technology Comes to Aptos, in the form of the Matterport 3D camera. This camera is used to create photorealistic representations of the interior of buildings. It was developed over the hill in Mountain View, and some of the earliest adopters of this technology have been […]

Aptos Real Estate Update May 2015

I don’t know how it happened, but Memorial Day weekend is practically staring me right in the face, and only just now am I getting to the Aptos Real Estate Market Update for May 2015! The median price for single family homes in Aptos in April 2015 was $815,000 – which is down about 6.3% […]

Another $1+ Million Foreclosure in Aptos

A few months ago I posted about a $1+ Million foreclosure that had hit the market in Aptos. That property was on Mesa Drive, and offered a nice ocean view in addition to amenities like a pool and pool house. Now, there’s another $1+ million foreclosure in Aptos. This time, the property is in Day […]