Antioch housing surge continues

This new listing in Antioch is located at 801 Split Oak Court and is listed at $169,900.

This new listing in Antioch is located at 801 Split Oak Court and is listed at $169,900.

The real estate market in Antioch continues its upward trend with surges in average listing prices and median sales prices.

According to trulia.com, for the week ending January 13, the average list price for a home for sale in Antioch rose $5,522, 3.4 percent, to $169,875. For the three-month period ending Jan. 16, the median sales price was $150,000, a year-over-year increase of 8.3 percent or $11,500.

The average price per square foot is $94.

Trulia also cites 241 homes sold during the period, which is down 21.8 percent year-over-year.

The site lists 131 homes for sale at the moment.

At the time this article was written, realtor.com was unavailable.

The site Movoto.com listed 262 results in a search for homes for sale in 37013. Current market information was not given, but as of 30 days ago, the site said the median list price in Antioch was $176,875.

Zillow.com sometimes returns odd results. Today, a search of 37013 said there were 12 homes for sale, perhaps indicated a search algorithm problem.