Loveland, CO
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Loveland, CO Real Estate Data

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 Q1 2017. Updated quarterly.
  • Setting, Housing Stock, Homeownership: 2015 (latest available). Updated annually.

Methodology:   NeighborhoodScout uses over 600 characteristics to build a neighborhood profile… Read more

Loveland Housing Market Information

With 75,182 people, 29,985 houses or apartments, and a median cost of homes of $293,507, Loveland real estate prices are well above average cost compared to national prices.

Single-family detached homes are the single most common housing type in Loveland, accounting for 64.78% of the city's housing units. Other types of housing that are prevalent in Loveland include large apartment complexes or high rise apartments ( 16.35%), row houses and other attached homes ( 9.44%), and a few duplexes, homes converted to apartments or other small apartment buildings ( 7.94%).

The most prevalent building size and type in Loveland are three and four bedroom dwellings, chiefly found in single-family detached homes. The city has a mixture of owners and renters, with 61.92% owning and 38.08% renting.

There is a lot of housing in Loveland 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 Loveland built between 2000 and later ( 26.99%). A lesser amount of the housing stock also hails from between 1940-1969 ( 13.73%). There's also some housing in Loveland built before 1939 ( 7.08%).

Loveland Home Appreciation Rates

In the last 10 years, Loveland has experienced some of the highest home appreciation rates of any community in the nation. Loveland real estate appreciated 38.83% over the last ten years, which is an average annual home appreciation rate of 3.34%, putting Loveland in the top 10% nationally for real estate appreciation. If you are a home buyer or real estate investor, Loveland definitely has a track record of being one of the best long term real estate investments in America through the last ten years.

Appreciation rates are so strong in Loveland that despite a nationwide downturn in the housing market, Loveland real estate has continued to appreciate in value faster than most communities. Looking at just the latest twelve months, Loveland appreciation rates continue to be some of the highest in America, at 12.36%, which is higher than appreciation rates in 97.88% of the cities and towns in the nation. Based on the last twelve months, short-term real estate investors have found good fortune in Loveland. Loveland appreciation rates in the latest quarter were at 3.28%, which equates to an annual appreciation rate of 13.76%.

Importantly, NeighborhoodScout’s exclusive research found that Loveland's housing market shows one of the <a href="/blog/highest-appreciating-cities">top real estate appreciation rates in the U.S.A.</a> in the latest quarter, which may signal the city’s near-future real estate investment strength.

Relative to Colorado, our data show that Loveland's latest annual appreciation rate is higher than 90% of the other cities and towns in Colorado.

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

Average Home Values

 

Median Home Value:
$293,507

Loveland, CO HOME PRICES

Value Range
> $1,377,000 0.4
$1,033,001 - $1,377,000 0.8
$688,001 - $1,033,000 4.3
$551,001 - $688,000 4.8
$413,001 - $551,000 12.2
$276,001 - $413,000 38.4
$138,001 - $276,000 32.3
$69,001 - $138,000 1.5
$0 - $69,000 5.3

Average for CO
Very High for Nation

Value Relative to Nation Value Relative to State
16.8639399976562 48.9082969432314

Number Of Homes And Apartments:
29,985

Loveland Appreciation Rates

 
Time Period Total Appreciation Avg. Annual Rate Compared To
CO*
Compared To
America*
Latest Quarter:
2016 Q4 - 2017 Q1
Last 12 Months:
2016 Q1 - 2017 Q1
Last 2 Years:
2015 Q1 - 2017 Q1
Last 5 Years:
2012 Q1 - 2017 Q1
Last 10 Years:
2007 Q1 - 2017 Q1
Since 2000:
2000 Q1 - 2017 Q1
63.21% 2.88% 7 8
* 10 is highest

Rent & Ownership

 

Average Market Rent:
$1,324 / per month

Homeownership Rate

Homeownership
Owners 61.92
Renters 38.08
Vacant 4.08

Housing Market Details

 

Age of Homes

AGE OF Loveland HOMES
2000 or Newer 27.0
1970 - 1999 52.2
1940 - 1969 13.7
1939 or Older 7.1

Types of Homes

TYPE OF Loveland HOMES
Single-Family 64.8
Townhomes 9.4
Small Apt. Buildings 7.9
Apt. Complexes 16.3
Mobile Homes 1.5
Other 0.0

Home Size

SIZE OF Loveland HOMES
No Bedroom 1.47
1 Bedroom 6.76
2 Bedrooms 26.33
3 Bedrooms 40.84
4 Bedrooms 17.75
5 or more bedrooms 6.85