Placentia Homes & Real Estate
Welcome to your top Placentia home & Orange County real estate resource. Placentia is a city Southern California that offers a wide range of amenities to fit any lifestyle. When it comes to finding homes for sale in Placentia, California, homebuyers have ample opportunities to find the ideal home for their family. The city, located in northern Orange County, is home to about 50,500 people and is growing. Placentia is a typical bedroom community, perhaps best known as a modern, but quiet neighborhood. Easily accessible and close to big city amenities, many people buy real estate here because it is affordable and highly desirable. Find the newest Placentia homes & condos for sale & real estate property listings in Placentia below! Browse our Orange County homes, Orange County condos and Orange County luxury homes for sale by location, size or price and let this website be your local real estate guide. We would love to be your Placentia Real Estate Agent and assist in the home buying process. For information about homes for sale in Placentia or to schedule a private home showing, contact your expert Southern California real estate agents today. Read more about Placentia real estate.
Homes For Sale in Placentia CA
Placentia Real Estate Search
This page is updated with Placentia home listings several times per day directly from the Placentia, California MLS.
Each Placentia MLS listing includes the property price, days on market, square footage, year built, lot size, number of bedrooms and bathrooms, assigned schools, construction type, and other important details as entered by the listing agent in the MLS.
Also review local Placentia, CA property tax information and the current listing status (active, under contract, or pending). As available, numerous property features such as greenbelt locations, views, swimming pools and Placentia neighborhood amenities including parks and golf courses will be listed.
Placentia Neighborhood Homes
To buy a home in Placentia, homebuyers need to take a closer look at the real estate market itself. Placentia provides a moderately sized market. As of December of 2016, the community has about 83 resale and new construction homes listed for sale. There are some homes (about 25) that are in some state of foreclosure or are bank-owned. The community, which is near Yorba Linda and Fullerton, can be rather competitive.
The median sale price of a home here is $620,000 as of December of 2016. The average price per square foot was $334 during that timeframe. However, when the median rent per month is taken into consideration, it is clear that the area remains affordable to buy into. The median rental per month was $2,825 during that time. The median sale price on homes for sale here grew by 5% from the same time in 2015. During that year, about 118 homes sold in the area. The price per square foot also rose, by 6% compared to the previous year. Rent is growing at about 3% per year.
While single family home sales are most common here, there are some duplex, multi-home, and condos present in the community as well. And, there are some areas of new development and open lots for building. The area has a moderate level of building due to limited land available in some neighborhoods. Nevertheless, Placentia has several home builders from which home buyers can select. This includes companies such as Wayne Custom Homes, Beazer Homes Terraza, and Compass Walk, among others.
Placentia Community Amenities
Key among the benefits of Placentia is its easy access to the surrounding region. The city is about 6 square miles and sits off Freeway 57 (Orange Freeway). Riverside Freeway runs just south of Placentia as well. It’s also important to note that the city includes the popular neighborhood of La Jolla and Atwood. The completion of the Metrolink will provide incredible access into the downtown area from the city.
Top employers in Placentia include the local school district and hospital as well as Hartwell and Premedia. There are some key features here including the George Key Ranch Historic Park, a two acre space, which is on the list of the National Register of Historic Places.
Placentia Neighborhood Schools
The Placentia-Yorba Linda Unified School District serves the community with three area high schools, three public middle schools, and a number of public elementary schools. There are also several private schools here including Parkview School.
Placentia, CA Real Estate Agents
Looking to purchase a home in Placentia? Let our Placentia real estate experts guide you through the sale of your current residence or the purchase of your new Placentia property. As local real estate agents, we have up-to-date information on the unique dynamics of the Placentia, California real estate market.
Contact The Brad Korb Real Estate Group to learn more about representation for buyers and sellers. Preparing to sell your Placentia home? View our market analysis page for a home value estimate within moments.
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