West Covina is a charming community located in Los Angeles County, California. Home to over 112,000 residents, West Covina is about 20 miles away from downtown Los Angeles. Residents enjoy all of the perks of living in one of the greatest cities in the country as well as the delight of living in a smaller city.
The community is particularly known for its excellent health care, which includes the Citrus Valley Medical Center's Queen of the Valley Campus as well as the West Covina Medical Offices and the West Covina Behavioral Health Offices. The city's top-rated education system is a major draw for young families and if that weren't enough, West Covina is within proximity to some of the state's most respected colleges and universities.
Residents of West Covina also get to enjoy the many recreational opportunities in the city. Beautiful parks dot the city landscape and golf courses such as South Hills Country Club, one of the premier country clubs in the area, provide residents with plenty of opportunities to enjoy the outdoors. There are three main shopping areas in West Covina as well as a number of local shopping centers. The Farmer's Market and Saturday Street Fair are also two popular stops for locals to shop. Business opportunities arise throughout the city as West Covina fosters a healthy pro-business environment, making this community an ideal place for small and large businesses to open up shop.
West Covina Real Estate Market - Price Range of West Covina Houses for Sale
There is no shortage of real estate options in West Covina. Whether you're looking for a single-family home on a quiet, tree-lined street in a suburban neighborhood or an affordably priced condo or townhome, West Covina has exactly what you're looking for. Furthermore, the city is hard at work in developing more residential housing options; these include The Promenade (124 units), Lark Ellen Village (121 units), West Covina Senior Villas (85 units), and West Covina Senior Villas II (65 units.)
Listing prices for single-family homes start in the $240,000 range with average home prices hovering in the $335,000 range. Luxury homes are also available in some of West Covina's more exclusive neighborhoods with prices starting at $650,000. Condos and townhouses are priced starting at $150,000. Some properties offer such amenities as gated entrances and exits, swimming pools, private parking, and attached garages. In addition, the city of West Covina has been hard at work in building a number of affordable and lovely homes in the city.
West Covina Real Estate Stats and Trends for the week of August 18th, 2014: homes priced around $429,436 compared to $429,436 the previous week, to remain steady with no change in listing price. For Tuesday, August 19th, the current national mortgage rate for a 30 year fixed mortgage is 4.38%; the 15 year fixed rate is at 3.23%. For a loan larger than conventional conforming loans, or 'jumbo' loan, the 30 year rate is 4.65%, while the 15 year jumbo rate currently is at 3.69%. You can calculate your mortgage rate with our mortgage calculators. Get local info and homes for sale in West Covina CA. View active real estate listings for different types of properties including new homes, houses for sale, foreclosures, short sales, and price reduced listings. Find information and property resources including prices of recently sold homes, neighborhood information, crime stats, home values, and schools in West Covina to help you find the best home!