Rio Rancho Foreclosure and Short Sale Report for December 2011


I’m proud to present my Rio Rancho Foreclosure and Short Sale Report for December 2011.

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December Home Sales

38% of December closed sales in Rio Rancho were REO/Bank Owned/Foreclosure or short sales. Short sales outnumbered foreclosure sales.

The graph below illustrates the ratio of short sales and foreclosure sales to regular sales.


Rio Rancho Short Sale and Foreclosure Stats for December 2011

Foreclosure Prices vs. Short Sale  Prices

December regular sales averaged $95 per square foot, short sales averaged $69 per square foot and foreclosure sales averaged $73 per square foot.


Rio Rancho NM Foreclosure and Short Sale Stats Average Price Per Square Foot December 2011

Sales Price to List Price Ratio

Regular sales and short sales sold for about 4.5% below list price, REO or bank owned home sales sold for 7.5% below list price.

Rio Rancho Foreclosure and Short Sale Stats Sales Price to List Price Ratio December 2011


Foreclosure Sales by MLS Map Area

The highest number of Foreclosure sales occurred in MLS Areas 150 and 161. See Map of Rio Rancho MLS Areas.

Here’s a breakdown of November Foreclosure/REO sales by MLS area:


Rio Rancho Bank Owned Foreclosure Homes by MLS Area December 2011



Distressed sales are holding steady. There has been shift in the market over the last several months with short sales outnumbering REO or foreclosure sales. Short sales are also starting to sell for less than REO’s.

Expect to see more foreclosure homes coming on the market this year.

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These statistics were compiled from Greater Albuquerque Association of REALTORS®data on 01/18/2012. Check our GAAR’s comprehensive market report here. 


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