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Alamogordo Real Estate Market - May 2014
Currently there are about 800 properties for sale in the city limits of Alamogordo New Mexico. These properties are priced from $9000 for think it's a land and parcels or lots to $3.5 million for lots, land and branches. Currently, the highest priced single-family home is on the market for $1.2 million, which is a five bedroom and four bath home with more than 4400 ft.² of living space along Old El Paso Hwy.
The average home price for a property in Alamogordo is roughly $158,000. Of the homes for sale less than 10% are in pre-foreclosure, auction or bank owned stages of the foreclosure process.
Nearly all numbers across the board are up for the Alamogordo area including average listing price, price per square foot and median sales price. Inventory is getting a little more sparse as we head into summer and buyers may have a competitive edge as they know how to bargain and negotiate.
Summer in Alamogordo -
In addition to movies under the stars, summer concerts, and fourth Fridays at the zoo, the next two months in Alamogordo, New Mexico will be teaming with events and activities such as the moths of white Sands happening July 27 from 8 PM to 10 PM.
This unique adventure will take you on a journey that researches why the white Sands has the highest number of endemic species of moths Than any other single location in North America. Learn about these unique moths and their ability to adapt quickly to our unique white Sands environment. The program will take place in the amphitheater and you can learn more about this event and other events at the White Sands National Monument Here.
But probably the biggest event is the Otero County fair at the Otero County Fairgrounds on the corner of White Sands Boulevard and Fairgrounds Road across from the White Sands Mall. August 14 through the 17th enjoy the County fair, fair food, rodeo, games and Carnival rides and livestock barns which is fun for all ages. The rodeo is at 8 PM on Friday, August 16 and Saturday, August 17. Gates open at 8 AM until 11 PM on Thursday, Friday and Saturday but get in early on Wednesday, August 14 and Sunday, August 18 for no gate fee.
Where is Alamogordo?
Find out more about our area, maps and images, distance and how we came about. Great information about Alamogordo. Read more:
Prices Rising - Supply and Demand
As we head into the summer, prices will start to rise some but sellers should still get on the ball as fast as possible when it comes to listings. The market may be oversaturated when school gets out so if you don't want to be left in the dust of the real estate market, we urge all our sellers to get out there and list their homes before the beginning of summer.
What does Affordable Housing Really Mean?
Our newest blog about affordable housing is all relative. What is affordablet to onw may not be to another. Affordable simply means that the housing costs are 30% or lower of the income of the household. So you can see that this really only goes with the income. What may be very affordable to some may not be to others. Let us help you find affordable housing and homes in Alamogordo NM.
Do you know where La Luz is?
Home and Real Estate in La Luz - This great little community is located just north of Alamogordo and offers some very affordable homes. Looking for real estate in the area? Consider La Luz as a good place to start.
Spring in Alamogordo
Now is a great time to be looking for homes in the Alamogordo New Mexico area. Prices are starting to creep up as we enter into spring and see the end of the school year. There will be a plethora of homes for sale once school ends, but if you’re looking to get a great deal, now is the best time. For sellers, this is also a good time since more homes will be available at the end of spring and the beginning of summer, see her competition may be more strenuous.
Were eager to help buyers and sellers come together in the Alamogordo area. Give us a call today and let’s see what we can do for you.
Let's Welcome the New Year!!
Happy New Year!
Safety first this New Years! Please do not risk an arrest for drunken driving on New Year’s Eve or even worse, killing, or injuring yourself or someone. Remember the following:
Before you start partying, choose a sober designated driver or take mass transit, a taxicab, or ask a sober friend to drive you home.
There are a number of programs to help prevent drunk driving and provide a safe ride home. Here is a list of a few programs:
National Directory of Designated Driver Services - Tools to Prevent Drunk Driving (http://www.drinkinganddriving.org/tools/services.html)
AAA Tipsy Tow at 1-800-222-4537 (1-800-AAA-Help). The call desk will send a tow truck to your location and drive you, one additional passenger, and your car home, one-way. (AAA-tipsy-tow-how-get-free-ride-home-new-years-eve)
The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) has created a listing of sober/safe ride programs across the country. Find one in your area, and save the number in your cell phone so you always have it on you.
Remember If you are feeling buzzed, you probably are over the 0.08 (alcohol concentration) limit and should not drive. Enjoy your time as you welcome the New Years and be safe!
Give us a call, and we will go check out some open houses this weekend or browse new listings! It is always a good time to buy a house. Remember the Nelson team for all your Alamogordo real estate needs!
Alamogordo New Mexico
Alamogordo, New Mexico is a friendly city of more than 35,000 people located close to White Sands Missile Range. Locals like to call our city, “Alamo.” Located about an hour from Las Cruces, (or 90 minutes North of El Paso, Texas), there is room here to stretch out and breath. But don’t let that fool you, Alamogordo there is a lot happening here.
Looking for Alamogordo Homes for Sale?
The Alamogordo New Mexico area is growing by leaps and bounds every day. The spring season is almost upon us and homes are at their peak performance for sellers looking to get rid of their inventory and agents ready to showcase the best of the best of homes in the Alamogordo area.
Homes Near Holloman AFB
Relocating to the Holloman AFB can be a challenge when you don't know the area. While we can't help you rent on base housing, we can help you rent or buy a home just outside the Holloman Air Force Base.
Investment Properties in Alamogordo New Mexico
Considering a home or property as an investment in Alamogordo? You need the right agent that knows the market and knows what will bring you the best return on your investment.