Ames Real Estate Overview


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Average Listing Price

  • $302,845
  • for week ending Apr 15
  • -$4,912
  • -1.6%
  • w-o-w

Median Sales Price

  • $195,000
  • Jan '15 - Apr '15
  • +$33,500
  • +20.7%
  • y-o-y

Average Listing Price $302,845 -1.6% w-o-w
Median Sales Price $195,000 +20.7% y-o-y
Average Price/sqft $132 -5.7% y-o-y
Number of Sales 31 -61.7 % y-o-y

Summary for Ames


Average price per square foot for Ames IA was $132, an increase of 3.1% compared to the same period last year. The median sales price for homes in Ames IA for Jan 15 to Apr 15 was $195,000 based on 31 home sales. Compared to the same period one year ago, the median home sales price increased 20.7%, or $33,500, and the number of home sales decreased 61.7%. There are currently 44 resale and new homes in Ames on Trulia, including 1 open house, as well as 21 homes in the pre-foreclosure, auction, or bank-owned stages of the foreclosure process. The average listing price for homes for sale in Ames IA was $302,845 for the week ending Apr 15, which represents a decrease of 1.6%, or $4,912, compared to the prior week.


District Type Grades Schools Students
Ames Comm School District Public PK - 12 8 4,915
School Name School Type Grades Parent Rating
Meeker Elementary School Public K - 5
Kate Mitchell Elementary School Public K - 5
St. Cecilia Elementary School Catholic K - 5
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