Rolling Hills Estates, CA


Highest Appreciating Rolling Hills Estates Neighborhoods Since 2000

Rolling Hills Estates, CA Real Estate Data

Rolling Hills Estates Housing Market Information

With a population of 8,258, 3,027 total housing units (homes and apartments), and a median house value of $1,327,051, Rolling Hills Estates house prices are not only among the most expensive in California, Rolling Hills Estates 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 Rolling Hills Estates, accounting for 78.78% of the city's housing units. Other types of housing that are prevalent in Rolling Hills Estates include row houses and other attached homes ( 15.65%), large apartment complexes or high rise apartments ( 3.54%), and a few duplexes, homes converted to apartments or other small apartment buildings ( 2.03%).

Owner-occupied, three and four bedroom dwellings, primarily in single-family detached homes are the most prevalent type of housing you will see in Rolling Hills Estates. Owner-occupied housing accounts for 91.37% of Rolling Hills Estates's homes, and 73.77% have either three or four bedrooms, which is average sized relative to America.

At the end of World War II, American soldiers returned home triumphant and, with the help of the GI Bill, built homes by the millions on the edges of America's cities. These homes were predominantly capes and ranches, modest in size, but built to house a growing middle-class as the 20th century became the American century. Rolling Hills Estates's housing was primarily built during this period, from the '40s through the '60s. A full 53.90% of the city's housing hails from this era. Other housing ages represented in Rolling Hills Estates include homes built between 1970-1999 ( 39.56%) and housing constructed between 2000 and later ( 5.73%).

Rolling Hills Estates Home Appreciation Rates

Appreciation rates for homes in Rolling Hills Estates have been tracking above average for the last ten years, according to NeighborhoodScout data. The cumulative appreciation rate over the ten years has been 11.13%, which ranks in the top 40% nationwide. This equates to an annual average Rolling Hills Estates house appreciation rate of 1.06%.

NeighborhoodScout's data show that during the latest twelve months, Rolling Hills Estates's appreciation rate, at 4.96%, has been at or slightly above the national average. In the latest quarter, Rolling Hills Estates's appreciation rate has been 1.34%, which annualizes to a rate of 5.46%.

Relative to California, our data show that Rolling Hills Estates's latest annual appreciation rate is lower than 80% of the other cities and towns in California.

Average Home Values


Median Home Value:

Rolling Hills Estates, CA HOME PRICES

Value Range
> $1,333,000 54.4
$1,000,001 - $1,333,000 25.4
$667,001 - $1,000,000 12.5
$533,001 - $667,000 1.9
$400,001 - $533,000 2.1
$267,001 - $400,000 2.0
$133,001 - $267,000 1.2
$67,001 - $133,000 0.2
$0 - $67,000 0.3

Very High for CA
Very High for Nation

Value Relative to Nation Value Relative to State
0.603150436259296 6.73712021136063

Number Of Homes And Apartments:

Rent & Ownership


Average Market Rent:
$2,861 / per month

Homeownership Rate

Owners 91.37
Renters 8.63
Vacant 5.26

Housing Market Details


Age of Homes

AGE OF Rolling Hills Estates HOMES
2000 or Newer 5.7
1970 - 1999 39.6
1940 - 1969 53.9
1939 or Older 0.8

Types of Homes

TYPE OF Rolling Hills Estates HOMES
Single-Family 78.8
Townhomes 15.6
Small Apt. Buildings 2.0
Apt. Complexes 3.5
Mobile Homes 0.0
Other 0.0

Home Size

SIZE OF Rolling Hills Estates HOMES
No Bedroom 0.00
1 Bedroom 0.34
2 Bedrooms 13.02
3 Bedrooms 39.56
4 Bedrooms 34.21
5 or more bedrooms 12.86

Rolling Hills Estates Appreciation Rates

Time Period Total Appreciation Avg. Annual Rate Compared To
Compared To
Latest Quarter:
2016 Q2 - 2016 Q3
Last 12 Months:
2015 Q4 - 2016 Q3
Last 2 Years:
2014 Q4 - 2016 Q3
Last 5 Years:
2011 Q4 - 2016 Q3
Last 10 Years:
2006 Q4 - 2016 Q3
Since 2000:
2000 Q1 - 2016 Q3
112.46% 4.53% 8 10
* 10 is highest