Weston, FL 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 2020. Updated quarterly.
  • Setting, Housing Stock, Homeownership: 2019 (latest available). Updated annually.

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

Weston, FL Housing Market Trends

With a population of 71,166, 20,992 total housing units (homes and apartments), and a median house value of $653,829, Weston house prices are not only among the most expensive in Florida, Weston 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 Weston, accounting for 61.81% of the city's housing units. Other types of housing that are prevalent in Weston include large apartment complexes or high rise apartments ( 22.48%), row houses and other attached homes ( 12.00%), and a few duplexes, homes converted to apartments or other small apartment buildings ( 3.13%).

Owner-occupied, three and four bedroom dwellings, primarily in single-family detached homes are the most prevalent type of housing you will see in Weston. Owner-occupied housing accounts for 73.78% of Weston's homes, and 53.71% have either three or four bedrooms, which is average sized relative to America.

There is a lot of housing in Weston 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 Weston built between 2000 and later ( 20.83%). A lesser amount of the housing stock also hails from between 1940-1969 ( 1.86%).

Vacant housing appears to be an issue in Weston. Fully 14.24% of the housing stock is classified as vacant. Left unchecked, vacant Weston homes and apartments can be a drag on the real estate market, holding Weston 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.

Weston Home Appreciation Rates

In the last 10 years, Weston has experienced some of the highest home appreciation rates of any community in the nation. Weston real estate appreciated 83.34% over the last ten years, which is an average annual home appreciation rate of 6.25%, putting Weston in the top 10% nationally for real estate appreciation. If you are a home buyer or real estate investor, Weston definitely has a track record of being one of the best long term real estate investments in America through the last ten years.

NeighborhoodScout's data show that during the latest twelve months, Weston's appreciation rate, at 5.84%, has been at or slightly above the national average. In the latest quarter, Weston's appreciation rate has been 1.59%, which annualizes to a rate of 6.51%.

Notably, Weston's appreciation rate in the latest quarter is one of the lowest in America.

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

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

Average Home Values

 

Median Home Value:
$653,829

Weston, FL HOME PRICES

> $1,217,000
6.2%
6.2%
$913,001 - $1,217,000
8.6%
8.6%
$609,001 - $913,000
31.7%
31.7%
$487,001 - $609,000
18.9%
18.9%
$365,001 - $487,000
17.2%
17.2%
$244,001 - $365,000
9.7%
9.7%
$122,001 - $244,000
6.6%
6.6%
$61,001 - $122,000
0.4%
0.4%
$0 - $61,000
0.7%
0.7%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF HOMES
Value Relative To State

Very High for Nation

Very High for FL

Value Relative To Nation

Number Of Homes And Apartments:
20,992

Weston Appreciation Rates

 
Time Period Total Appreciation Avg. Annual Rate Compared To
FL*
Compared To
America*
Latest Quarter:
2020 Q3 - 2020 Q4
Last 12 Months:
2019 Q4 - 2020 Q4
Last 2 Years:
2018 Q4 - 2020 Q4
Last 5 Years:
2015 Q4 - 2020 Q4
Last 10 Years:
2010 Q4 - 2020 Q4
Since 2000:
2000 Q1 - 2020 Q4
164.58% 4.74%
9
10
* 10 is highest

Rent & Ownership

 

Average Market Rent:
$3,479 / per month

Homeownership Rate

Owners
73.8%
73.8%
Renters
26.2%
26.2%
Vacant
14.2%
14.2%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF HOMES

Housing Market Details

 

Age of Homes

2000 or Newer
20.8%
20.8%
1970 - 1999
76.8%
76.8%
1940 - 1969
1.9%
1.9%
1939 or Older
0.5%
0.5%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF HOMES

Types of Homes

Single-Family
61.8%
61.8%
Townhomes
12.0%
12.0%
Small Apt. Buildings
3.1%
3.1%
Apt. Complexes
22.5%
22.5%
Mobile Homes
0.5%
0.5%
Other
0.0%
0.0%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF HOMES

Home Size

No Bedroom
0.9%
0.9%
1 Bedroom
5.6%
5.6%
2 Bedrooms
25.2%
25.2%
3 Bedrooms
24.8%
24.8%
4 Bedrooms
28.9%
28.9%
5 or more bedrooms
14.6%
14.6%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF HOMES