Category Archives: Research

Davis Housing Market Update-Q2

Davis Housing Market Update-Q2 More homes sold at higher values, and at a quicker pace in the second quarter compared to the first quarter of 2014. The number of sales doubled from 76 in the first quarter to 158 in the second quarter. The average sold price increased 2% from $552,168 in the first quarter… Read More »

Does Urban Form Influence Home Value?

As partial fulfillment for my Master’s degree in Urban Land Development, I wrote a thesis titled Urban Form and Home Value a Hedonic Analysis in Sacramento California. My research examines how urban form affects home value. The following excerpt is from the conclusion. My Research shows that there is a significant difference between a suburban-style… Read More »