Chandler, AZ is a growing area of the valley of the sun and if you are considering making the move to the great state of Arizona, this would be a great place to start. Chandler is a fast growing, popular suburb of the greater metro Phoenix area. It is one of Maricopa County’s fastest growing cities with a population of 240,000+ according to the Census Bureau in 2012.
Since the early 90s, Chandler AZ has experienced huge growth, ranking among some of the fastest growing cities in the country. There are nearly 100,000 homes that dot its landscape today. Residents can enjoy an ethnically diverse community with top notch school and healthcare. To find out more about what to do in Chandler visit the Chandler, AZ page.
The following information is what we have seen in 2015 and it will give you a good idea of what 2016 will look like in Chandler.
Average Price Per Square Foot
The average price per square foot for a home in Chandler AZ is $141. This is an increase of 6 percent compared to last year. In Arizona as a whole the average price per square foot is about $22 less than in Chandler.
Average Sales Price
The average sales price for a home in Chandler AZ for Sep 15 to Dec 15 was $239,000 based on 882 home sales. When compared to the same timeframe one year ago, the median home sales price decreased by $4,000 or 1.6 percent and the number of home sales decreased by 9.4 percent.
Number of Homes
According to Trulia, there are currently 1,311 resale and new homes in Chandler, including 4 open houses, as well as 184 homes in the pre-foreclosure, auction, or bank-owned stages of the foreclosure process.
Average Listing Price
The average listing price for Chandler AZ homes was $350,221 for the week ending Dec 16, which represents an increase of $2,548 or 0.7 percent, compared to the prior week. When compared to the State of Arizona, Chandler is about $55,000 more on average.
Some of the popular neighborhoods in Chandler AZ include Cooper Commons and Sun Groves. These neighborhoods have an average listing price of around $285,000 and $312,000. If you are looking to start fresh in Chandler, these neighborhoods would be a great place.
Contact The Chandler Real Estate Experts
When buying a home in Chandler, the C21 team recommends looking through a variety of housing options for any budget in the area. Be sure to explore these locations when you consider buying a home. Century 21 Northwest agents are standing by to answer any questions! Give us a call 623.299.2148 or visit our Contact page today and let’s get started finding your home!