Real Estate

Why Buy in Pasadena?

Published: Wednesday, November 6, 2013 | 1:34 AM

Although Pasadena is best known as the host of the annual Tournament of Roses Parade and Rose Bowl football game, the city also boasts top-quality restaurants, great shopping and a variety of amenities. Known as the Crown of the Valley, Pasadena is a wonderful city for businesses and residents alike. Its unique size makes Pasadena a warm and inviting urban setting that lacks the worries and hassles of big cities like Los Angeles. Residents are close to their favorite shops, restaurants and entertainment and get to experience the famous Rose Parade and Rose Bowl, world-class museums, great schools and various recreation facilities, outdoor opportunities and good, sunny weather.


The median sales price for homes in Pasadena last quarter was $564,000.
(A 10.6% increase of $53,931, compared to the prior quarter and an increase of 12.8% compared to the prior year.)

Sales prices have appreciated 2.5% over the last five years in Pasadena.
This week, the average listing price for Pasadena homes for sale on Trulia was $1,097,275. (A 0.8% increase of $8,663, compared to the prior week and a 6.5% increase of $67,053 compared to two weeks prior.)

The average price per square foot for Pasadena was $422.
(A 13.7% increase compared to the same period last year.)

Popular neighborhoods in Pasadena include East Central, South Arroyo, North Central, North Arroyo, West Central, and Mid Central.

Cynthia Tilleman, Realtor
897 Granite Drive, Pasadena CA 91001
(626) 825-0161 / (626) 639-1676
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