Home Values

Kent County Home Prices & Values

Zillow Home Value Index

The Zillow Home Value Index is the median Zestimate valuation for a given geographic area on a given day. Learn more

$155,000

  • 2.4% 1-year change
  • 1.2% 1-year forecast

The median home value in Kent County is $155,000. Kent County home values have gone up 2.4% over the past year and Zillow predicts they will rise 1.2% within the next year. The median list price per square foot in Kent County is $113, which is the same as the Dover Metro average of $113. The median price of homes currently listed in Kent County is $224,900 while the median price of homes that sold is $167,435.

Foreclosures will be a factor impacting home values in the next several years. In Kent County 5.5 homes are foreclosed (per 10,000). This is greater than the national value of 4.0

Mortgage delinquency is the first step in the foreclosure process. This is when a homeowner fails to make a mortgage payment. The percent of delinquent mortgages in Kent County is 10.3%, which is higher than the national value of 6.4%. With U.S. home values having fallen by more than 20% nationally from their peak in 2007 until their trough in late 2011, many homeowners are now underwater on their mortgages, meaning they owe more than their home is worth. The percent of Kent County homeowners underwater on their mortgage is 25.3%.

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Kent County Market Overview

Data through Jan 31, 2015
  • $155,000 ZHVI
  • 1.2% 1-yr forecast
    The Zillow Home Value Forecast is Zillow's prediction of what the Zillow Home Value Index will be one year from now. Learn more
    (Jan 31, 2016)
  • $224,900 Median listing price
  • $167,435 Median sale price
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Kent County Market Health

Data through Jan 31, 2015
  • 3.9/10 Less healthy
    The Market Health Index illustrates the current health of a region's housing market relative to other markets across the country. The Market Health Index is based on up to 10 metrics including those capturing the past and projected evolution of home values, the prevalence of foreclosures, foreclosure re-sales, negative equity and delinquency, as well as whether homes are currently selling faster or slower than in the past.
    (Dec 31, 2014)
  • No data Average days on Zillow
  • 25.3% Homes with negative equity (16.9% US Avg) (Sep 30, 2014)
  • 10.3% Delinquent on mortgage (6.4% US Avg) (Sep 30, 2014)

Homes foreclosed (per 10,000)

5.5 homes Kent County
4 homes United States
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Cities in Kent County

Name Median ZHVI
Highland Acres $196,900
Kent Acres $165,000
Dover $151,100
Name Median ZHVI
Hartly $150,500
Wyoming $147,200
Felton $146,600
Name Median ZHVI
Magnolia $141,200
Camden $132,600
Rodney Village $110,200

Listings & Sales

Data through Jan 31, 2015
  • $113 Median list price / sq ft
  • $102 Median sale price / sq ft
  • No data Listings with price cut
23.8%
Sold below listing
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Kent County Rentals

Data through Jan 31, 2015
  • Zillow Rent Index

  • $1,190 Kent County
    $1,190 Dover Metro
    $1,350 United States

    The Zillow Rent Index is the median Rent Zestimate valuation for a given geographic area on a given day. Learn more

  • 1.3 Breakeven horizon
    The breakeven horizon is the number of years after which buying is more financially advantageous than renting. Learn more
    (Jun 30, 2014)
  • No data Rent list price
  • No data Rent list price / sq ft
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