Keep in mind, home values are aggressively growing in Taft, with a year-over-year average listing price increase of a whopping 21.6 percent. The average listing price this year is now at $236,244. During the same period, inventory noticeably declined by 27.3 percent, somewhat narrowing the range of options for buyers looking to move to this vicinity. Avoid the mess and congestion of the city and relax in the small town atmosphere of this city. Several homes in Taft are equipped with tile flooring - simple to clean and easy to customize.