Kensington's January First-Time Homebuyer Report

Kensington is a neighborhood in San Diego. It's affluent and the cost of living is less expensive compared to the rest of the city, with a median income of $75,645 per household and cost of living adjustment score of 116.8. Kensington is made up of homes that are considered older than most with a median of 62 years. The best school in the neighborhood is San Pasqual Union Elementary School.

Price Range

Kensington has some of the more expensive homes in the city with a median home value of $481,077 and a current average list price of $909,891. A six-week rough patch for the overall sales trend continues in the Kensington market. On a positive note, the number of sales actually rose 14.3% over the last 30 days to eight.

Curious as to which homes have been getting the most attention in Kensington? These listings have stirred up interest and produced the most views:

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Typical Dwelling

A three-bedroom detached home valued around $926,877 is considered a typical dwelling in Kensington. If a buyer was looking for a similar home, they would need good credit and a $185,375 cash down payment to get a mortgage with a 3.95% interest rate. The monthly payments would be $3,266 and the property tax rate is $7.35 per $1,000 of taxable assessed value.

Get started right now by checking out Kensington homes for sale or reviewing Kensington real estate trends.

Data reported through 1/12/2017


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