March 2012 Real Estate Market Update
The real estate market in DuPont, WA (in Pierce County) is holding steady.
In March 2012, there were 7 single family home sales with an average sales price of $283,500. Year-to-date, the average home sales price is $293,174.
- In all of 2011, the average sales price was $285,349.
- In all of 2010, the average sales price was $313,576.
Currently there are 17 single family homes for sale priced from $211,900 to $584,500 and ranging in square feet from 1,400 to over 3,400. These include new construction, re-sale homes and bank-owned/short-sale homes.
About Northwest Landing in Dupont, WA
Northwest Landing in Dupont, WA is located just minutes from Joint-Base Lewis McChord (JBLM) on the west side of Interstate 5.
Northwest Landing is still expanding and growing, and when fully built out, there will be approximately 12,000 homes. The residential section of Northwest Landing consists of single family homes, condos, townhomes as well as rental apartments and 55+ housing.
While Northwest Landing is a large community, the design of the neighborhood was carefully planned to create continuity and promote green living. With an extensive system of sidewalks, bike lanes and walking trails, Northwest Landing encourages leaving the car at home when visiting the city center with amenities such as shopping, restaurants, and other services.
Some of the design elements you’ll notice in Northwest Landing are:
· Streets are narrow to slow traffic and make pedestrian crossing easier.
· Many homes have front porches with garages in alleys so cars won’t hit pedestrians while backing out.
· Multifamily housing is designed to look like the single family homes, and blends in with the neighborhood.
(All data compiled from the Northwest Multiple Listing Service. Data is deemed accurate but not guaranteed.)
Interested in living in Northwest Landing? Call me today to find your next home. In the meantime, check out the current DuPont WA homes for sale.