The average home listing price in Tehachapi, currently at $272,995, decreased modestly 2.9 percent from $281,137 last year. Meanwhile, the number of homes on the market declined marginally by 4.1 percent. Inventory reached 232 listings in this year, When you think about beautiful homes, you probably picture a wonderful landscaped front yard - just like those proudly displayed in many of Tehachapi's homes. The pellet stoves that feature in a handful of properties around here have all the style and charm of a wood-burning stove but offer more efficient heating as they use compressed wooden pellets. You might not have the culinary skills, but you'll look like a master chef in one of the luxury granite kitchens available in many homes in the area.