California Association of Realtors (CAR) Reports Median Home Price increased 20.1 percent in August

The median price of an existing, single-family detached home in California during August 2005 was $568,890, a 20.1 percent increase over the revised $473,520 median for August 2004, C.A.R. reported. The August 2005 median price increased 5.2 percent compared with July’s $540,900 median price.