Population Boom Grows Orange County’s Marketplace

Orange County’s population has grown in excess of 5% since 2010, which is upturning the housing demand each year and creating the need for new communities. Orange County is seeing an increase of urban residential areas with mid & high rise condos to help keep up with the population growth.

The median sale price for properties in Orange County is $702,200 additionally, the price has increased 6% from 12 months ago and, increased 60% from 2011 which is expected to have a raise of 11.8%. The average number of days on market is ranging from 40-50 days.

Blake Childs- Costa Mesa, California 

An interest in real estate and the high degree of autonomy that comes with being an appraiser, led Blake Childs to join the profession 24 years ago. Blake conducts evaluations of properties in Southern California. His prior experience in finance, accounting, investing and banking allowed Blake to develop skills and techniques that are strongly relevant to evaluating properties; they also make him unique from most other appraisers in the industry. Clients also appreciate Blake’s attention to detail and the timely fashion in which he completes his assessments.