Real Estate Market Update for Sylmar, CA
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Welcome to January's Market Update. Let's take a look at residential real-estate activity in your area during the month of January. The number of active listings was down 40% from one year earlier and down 17% from the previous month This smaller inventory means that buyers who waited to buy may have had a smaller selection to choose from. As you can see, the median listing price for the month... was just under 350-thousand dollars. Compared to last year, the average number of days units spent on the market before being sold was down 35% This lower number of days may signal a positive trend in the local inventory-turnover rate. The median sale price was just over 350-thousand dollars. The number of units sold Increased 34% year-over-year and Increased 9% month-over-month These figures may indicate that buyers have been taking advantage of competitive pricing and interest-rates. Thanks for watching. We hope you use this information to make smart, informed decisions in your upcoming real-estate transactions. Feel free to contact us for more information or further assistance.
Map Information for Sylmar, CA
Area Information for Sylmar, CA
  • Community Character: High Percentage of Family Households, Stable Population, Moderate Residential Turnover, Large Area(s) of Government Designated Parkland
  • Population: 90,931
  • Median Age: 33.16 yr
  • Median Commute Time: 24.51 mins
  • Educational Climate*: 3
  • Recycling Likelihood**: 109
  • Sales Tax: 5%
  • Population Density: 1,078/sq mi
  • Population Change Since 2000: 13%
  • Closest Airport: Bob Hope
  • Closest College: Ca State University Northridge
  • Closest Jr. College: Los Angeles Mission College
  • Median Household Income: $65,428
  • Annual Residential Turnover: 15.82%
  • Median Years in Residence: 3.95 yr
  • Median Home Sales Price: $256,000
  • Closest Major Sports Team: Los Angeles Dodgers
  • Change Avg. Household Income Since 2000: 33%
* Scale from 1-5** Index where 100 is the national average
Demographic Data for Sylmar, CA
Median Age: 33.16 Married: 35% Number of Households: 23,332 Households with Children: 12,199
Community:
    • Occupancy Types
      • 3599 Vacant
      • 8822 Owned
      • 12512 Rented
    • Transportation to Work
      • 43% Drive
      • 47% Public Transportation
      • 8% Walk / Bike / Other
      • 8% Work at Home
    National Index Comparisons:
    (100 National Average)
      • Population By Sex(%)
        • 50% Male
        • 50% Female
      • White/Blue Collar Jobs
        • 50% White Collar
        • 50% Blue Collar
      School Data for Sylmar, CA

      School Name Distance Type Grades GreatSchools Rating Parent Rating
      Concordia Junior/senior High School 0.3 mi Private 7-12 0 3
      Hubbard Street Elementary School 0.3 mi Public K-5 2-5 4
      Sunland Christian School 0.5 mi Private K-12 0 5
      St. Anne's Academy 0.8 mi Private K-12 0 0
      Harding Street Elementary School 0.8 mi Public K-5 3-5 4
      Evergreen Continuation School 1.2 mi Public 9-12 0 5
      Triumph Charter High School 1.3 mi Public 9-11 2-5 0
      Sylmar Senior High School 1.5 mi Public 8-12 1 3
      Sylmar Elementary School 1.6 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 2-5 4
      First Lutheran High School 1.6 mi Private 7-12 0 3
      St. Didacus Elementary School 1.7 mi Catholic PRESCHOOL-8 0 4
      Olive Vista Middle School 1.8 mi Public 6-8 1 4
      Poverello Of Assisi Preschool 1.9 mi Private PRESCHOOL-K 0 5
      Dyer Street Elementary School 2.0 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 2-5 3
      Park Montessori Children's Center 2.3 mi Private PRESCHOOL-K 0 0
      Herrick Avenue Elementary School 2.6 mi Public K-5 2-5 2
      Osceola Street Elementary School 2.8 mi Public K-5 2-5 3
      El Dorado Avenue Elementary School 2.9 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 2 3
      Fenton Primary Center 3.0 mi Public 3-5 0 5
      Fenton Avenue Charter School 3.0 mi Public 2-5 3 5
      Lakeview Charter Academy 3.4 mi Public 6-8 4 5
      Our Lady Of Victory School 3.6 mi Private PRESCHOOL-12 0 0
      Brainard Elementary School 4.2 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 1 3
      Delphi Academy Of Los Angeles 4.3 mi Private PRESCHOOL-12 0 4
      Proximity to listed schools and their school district(s) does not guarantee enrollment eligibility. Please contact a local real estate professional or the local school district(s) for the most current information relating to schools in the area. Sources: GreatSchools.org and Onboard Informatics 2014
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        Community information and market data Powered by Onboard Informatics. Copyright ©2014 Onboard Informatics. Information is deemed reliable but not guaranteed. * Based on a 30-year fixed rate of 4.75% with 20% down. The estimated payment is offered for convenience and is not an offer of credit. Due to market fluctuations, interest rates are subject to change at any time and without notice. Interest rates are also subject to credit and property approval based on secondary market guidelines. The rates shown are based on average rates for our best qualified customers. Your individual rate may vary. Rates may differ for FHA, VA or jumbo loans.