Albertville, AL
APPRECIATION RATE TRENDS AND HOUSING MARKET DATA




Highest
Lowest

Highest Appreciating Albertville Neighborhoods Since 2000




Albertville, AL Real Estate Data


Albertville Housing Market Information

With 21,462 people, 7,307 houses or apartments, and a median cost of homes of $124,147, house prices in Albertville are solidly below the national average.

Single-family detached homes are the single most common housing type in Albertville, accounting for 79.08% of the city's housing units. Other types of housing that are prevalent in Albertville include large apartment complexes or high rise apartments ( 9.83%), duplexes, homes converted to apartments or other small apartment buildings ( 6.83%), and a few mobile homes or trailers ( 3.89%).

The most prevalent building size and type in Albertville are three and four bedroom dwellings, chiefly found in single-family detached homes. The city has a mixture of owners and renters, with 61.06% owning and 38.94% renting.

There is a lot of housing in Albertville built from 1970 to 1999 so parts of town may have that "Brady Bunch" look of homes popular in the '70s and early '80s, although some of these houses were built up through the early '90s as well. There is also a lot of housing in Albertville built between 1940-1969 ( 27.73%). A lesser amount of the housing stock also hails from between 2000 and later ( 10.86%). There's also some housing in Albertville built before 1939 ( 3.89%).

Vacant housing appears to be an issue in Albertville. Fully 10.02% of the housing stock is classified as vacant. Left unchecked, vacant Albertville homes and apartments can be a drag on the real estate market, holding Albertville real estate prices below levels they could achieve if vacant housing was absorbed into the market and became occupied. Housing vacancy rates are a useful measure to consider, along with other things, if you are a home buyer or a real estate investor.

Albertville Home Appreciation Rates

Real estate appreciation rates in Albertville's have tracked to near the national average over the last then years, with the annual appreciation rate averaging -0.66% during the period.

Over the last year, Albertville appreciation rates have trailed the rest of the nation. In the last twelve months, Albertville's appreciation rate has been 2.13%, which is lower than appreciation rates in most communities in America. In the latest quarter, NeighborhoodScout's data show that house appreciation rates in Albertville were at -0.17%, which equates to an annual appreciation rate of -0.66%.

Relative to Alabama, our data show that Albertville's latest annual appreciation rate is lower than 50% of the other cities and towns in Alabama.

One very important thing to keep in mind is that these are average appreciation rates for the city. Individual neighborhoods within Albertville differ in their investment potential, sometimes by a great deal. Fortunately, you can use NeighborhoodScout to pinpoint the exact neighborhoods in Albertville - or in any city or town - that have the best track record of real estate appreciation, by the latest quarter, the last year, 2 years, 5 years, 10 years, or even since 2000, to assist you in making the best Albertville real estate investment or home purchase decisions.

Average Home Values

 

Median Home Value:
$124,147

Albertville, AL HOME PRICES

Value Range
> $1,022,000 0.1
$767,001 - $1,022,000 0.2
$511,001 - $767,000 1.0
$409,001 - $511,000 1.7
$307,001 - $409,000 4.4
$204,001 - $307,000 10.8
$102,001 - $204,000 35.1
$51,001 - $102,000 35.0
$0 - $51,000 11.6

High for AL
Low for Nation

Value Relative to Nation Value Relative to State
62.873549748037 31.75

Number Of Homes And Apartments:
7,307

Rent & Ownership

 

Average Market Rent:
$824 / per month

Homeownership Rate

Homeownership
Owners 61.06
Renters 38.94
Vacant 10.02

Housing Market Details

 

Age of Homes

AGE OF Albertville HOMES
2000 or Newer 10.9
1970 - 1999 57.5
1940 - 1969 27.7
1939 or Older 3.9

Types of Homes

TYPE OF Albertville HOMES
Single-Family 79.1
Townhomes 0.4
Small Apt. Buildings 6.8
Apt. Complexes 9.8
Mobile Homes 3.9
Other 0.0

Home Size

SIZE OF Albertville HOMES
No Bedroom 0.48
1 Bedroom 5.29
2 Bedrooms 24.79
3 Bedrooms 54.96
4 Bedrooms 13.29
5 or more bedrooms 1.19

Albertville Appreciation Rates

 
Time Period Total Appreciation Avg. Annual Rate Compared To
AL*
Compared To
America*
Latest Quarter:
2016 Q3 - 2016 Q4
Last 12 Months:
2015 Q4 - 2016 Q4
Last 2 Years:
2014 Q4 - 2016 Q4
Last 5 Years:
2011 Q4 - 2016 Q4
Last 10 Years:
2006 Q4 - 2016 Q4
Since 2000:
2000 Q1 - 2016 Q4
12.15% 0.67% 1 1
* 10 is highest