Is Whittier, CA a buyer’s or seller’s market?

Housing Market Conditions



Gauge showing Whittier is a seller's market


Difference Since November 2022

Since last year, Whittier has remained a Seller's Market.

Key Takeaway

Whittier is a Sellers Housing Market, which means prices tend to be higher and homes sell faster.

Housing Prices in Whittier, CA

How much do homes in Whittier, CA cost?

Median Sold Price



Based on all homes sold in the last 12 months.

Difference Since November 2022


Key Takeaway

Homes in Whittier have sold for 2.6% less than they did a year ago.

Summary: The median home sold price in Whittier was $762,881 in November 2023, down 2.6% from last year, and the median price per square foot was $524.

Median Sold Price By Bedroom Count

# BEDSNov 2022Nov 2023CHANGE
1 $455K$423K
2 $650K$631K
3 $784.6K$759.9K
4 $904K$862.5K
5+ $1.4M$1.1M

Summary: Whittier housing prices by bedroom type for November 2023 compared to the previous year: The home price of 1 bedroom homes decreased by 7%, 2 bedroom homes decreased by 2.9%, 3 bedroom homes decreased by 3.1%, 4 bedroom homes decreased by 4.6%, and 5+ bedroom homes decreased by 23.8%.

Median Sold Price Compared To Nearby Cities

La Habra
Santa Fe Springs
Pico Rivera
La Habra Heights

Housing Supply in Whittier, CA

How many homes are available in Whittier, CA?

Number of Homes For Sale

Oct 2023Nov 2023CHANGE

Summary: The Whittier real estate market had 213 homes for sale in November 2023, a 11.3% decrease compared to October 2023.

Homes For Sale By Bedroom Count

# BEDSOct 2023Nov 2023CHANGE
1 65
2 3535
3 126113
4 6048
5+ 1312

Summary: The Whittier housing inventory by bedroom type for November 2023 compared to the previous month: The inventory of 1 bedroom homes decreased by 16.7%, 2 bedroom homes remained the same, 3 bedroom homes decreased by 10.3%, 4 bedroom homes decreased by 20%, and 5+ bedroom homes decreased by 7.7%.

Number of Homes Sold

Oct 2023Nov 2023CHANGE

Asking Price vs. Sold Price

21 Homes Were Sold
Under Asking

8 Homes Were Sold
At Asking

30 Homes Were Sold
Over Asking

Asking vs Sold - buyer

Key Takeaway

If you're buying a home in Whittier, you could pay more than the asking price. 50.8% of homes here sold above asking price last month.

Summary: A total of 59 homes were sold or pending in Whittier in November 2023, down by 16.9% month-over-month. Of the 59 sold homes, 36% were sold under asking, 14% were sold at asking, and 51% were sold over asking.

Days on Market for Whittier, CA

How long does it take to sell a home in Whittier, CA?

Average Sale Time

Nov 2022Nov 2023CHANGE
27 Days26 Days-3.5%

Summary: Homes in Whittier had an average of 26 days on market in Nov 2023, down by 3.5% compared to last year.

Breakdown of Home Sale Times

44 Homes Were Sold
Under 30 Days

13 Homes Were Sold
In 30 - 90 Days

2 Homes Were Sold
Over 90 Days

Breakdown of Home Sale Times

Key Takeaway

Many homes in Whittier are selling fast, if you're buying plan to act quickly.

Summary: During November 2023, 59 homes were sold in Whittier; 75% of homes were sold within 30 days, 22% of homes were sold within 30 to 90 days, and 3% of homes were sold over 90 days.

Housing Market Reports are calculated by Rocket Homes Real Estate and based on information from the MLS.

Report Updated 9 Days Ago

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