Average home price in my town was $174k at the beginning of the year. Today it's $234k. (last month it was $199k). Of course my City was ranked #3 in the nation for the highest YoY increase in median list prices (Just over 40% with the median list price being $279k) California holds 8 out of 10 of the top spots for increases in median list prices. Welcome to the housing boom part 2!