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California Economic Snapshot

Published June 10, 2014

New Auto Registrations (First Calendar Quarter)

2013: 403,686

2014: 425,338

Median Home Price (Existing, Single-Family, Detached)

In April 2013: $402,830

In April 2014: $449,360

Single-Family Detached Home Sales (Existing Homes, Seasonally Adjusted)

In April 2013: 423,690

In April 2014: 394,070

Median Number of Days to Sell a Home (Existing, Single-Family, Detached)

In April 2013: 27.9

In April 2014: 33.8

Nonfarm California Jobs

In April 2013: 15,084,400

In April 2014: 15,424,600

Newly Permitted Residential (Single and Multifamily) Units  (Monthly)

In April 2013: 7,589

In April 2014: 8,623

Data Sources: New Car Dealers Association, DataQuick, California Employment Development Department, Census Bureau, State Department of Finance, Foreclosure Radar