Ladera Ranch, CA Real Estate Market

Source & Methodology

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:   American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau), U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development, Federal Housing Finance Agency.

Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Home Values, Rents: Reflects Q4 2021. Updated quarterly.
  • Setting, Housing Stock, Homeownership: 2020 (latest available). Updated annually.

Methodology:   NeighborhoodScout uses over 600 characteristics to build a neighborhood profile… Read more about Scout's Real Estate Data

Ladera Ranch, CA Housing Market Trends

With a population of 26,170, 7,732 total housing units (homes and apartments), and a median house value of $1,089,855, Ladera Ranch house prices are not only among the most expensive in California, Ladera Ranch real estate also is some of the most expensive in all of America.

Single-family detached homes are the single most common housing type in Ladera Ranch, accounting for 56.34% of the town's housing units. Other types of housing that are prevalent in Ladera Ranch include row houses and other attached homes ( 24.39%), large apartment complexes or high rise apartments ( 15.10%), and a few duplexes, homes converted to apartments or other small apartment buildings ( 3.94%).

Owner-occupied, three and four bedroom dwellings, primarily in single-family detached homes are the most prevalent type of housing you will see in Ladera Ranch. Owner-occupied housing accounts for 69.78% of Ladera Ranch's homes, and 59.65% have either three or four bedrooms, which is average sized relative to America.

Ladera Ranch homes and real estate are some of the newest in America. 85.31% of Ladera Ranch's housing was built since 2000, making the town have a very new look and feel. If you like the amenities of newer homes and subdivisions, then you will probably like what the Ladera Ranch real estate market has to offer. Quite a bit of the housing here was also built between 1970-1999 ( 12.43%), and between 1940-1969 ( 1.52%).

Ladera Ranch Home Appreciation Rates

Appreciation rates for homes in Ladera Ranch have been tracking above average for the last ten years, according to NeighborhoodScout data. The cumulative appreciation rate over the ten years has been 84.82%, which ranks in the top 30% nationwide. This equates to an annual average Ladera Ranch house appreciation rate of 6.33%.

NeighborhoodScout's data show that during the latest twelve months, Ladera Ranch's appreciation rate, at 18.78%, has been at or slightly above the national average. In the latest quarter, Ladera Ranch's appreciation rate has been 6.93%, which annualizes to a rate of 30.76%.

Relative to California, our data show that Ladera Ranch's latest annual appreciation rate is lower than 70% of the other cities and towns in California.

One very important thing to keep in mind is that these are average appreciation rates for the town. Individual neighborhoods within Ladera Ranch differ in their investment potential, sometimes by a great deal. Fortunately, you can use NeighborhoodScout to pinpoint the exact neighborhoods in Ladera Ranch - 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 Ladera Ranch real estate investment or home purchase decisions.

Average Home Values

 

Median Home Value:
$1,089,855

Ladera Ranch Appreciation Rates

 
Time Period Total Appreciation Avg. Annual Rate Compared To
CA*
Compared To
America*
Latest Quarter:
2021 Q3 - 2021 Q4
Last 12 Months:
2020 Q4 - 2021 Q4
Last 2 Years:
2019 Q4 - 2021 Q4
Last 5 Years:
2016 Q4 - 2021 Q4
Last 10 Years:
2011 Q4 - 2021 Q4
Since 2000:
2000 Q1 - 2021 Q4
107.36% 3.37%
1
6
* 10 is highest

Rent & Ownership

 

Average Market Rent:
$4,023 / per month

Homeownership Rate

Owners
69.8%
69.8%
Renters
30.2%
30.2%
Vacant
1.5%
1.5%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF HOMES

Housing Market Details

 

Age of Homes

2000 or Newer
85.3%
85.3%
1970 - 1999
12.4%
12.4%
1940 - 1969
1.5%
1.5%
1939 or Older
0.7%
0.7%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF HOMES

Types of Homes

Single-Family
56.3%
56.3%
Townhomes
24.4%
24.4%
Small Apt. Buildings
3.9%
3.9%
Apt. Complexes
15.1%
15.1%
Mobile Homes
0.2%
0.2%
Other
0.0%
0.0%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF HOMES

Home Size

No Bedroom
0.4%
0.4%
1 Bedroom
5.6%
5.6%
2 Bedrooms
20.4%
20.4%
3 Bedrooms
31.4%
31.4%
4 Bedrooms
28.3%
28.3%
5 or more bedrooms
14.0%
14.0%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF HOMES