Compare Your Home: Placentia vs Prescott, Arizona

Tuesday, January 10, 2006
Compare Your Home: Placentia vs Prescott, Arizona

Placentia 92870

This week we compare a 2,000-plus-square-foot house in Placentia, home to the county's first commercial orange grove in 1880, with one of a similar square-footage in the mountains of north-central Arizona. The median price for a home in Orange County was $616,000 for the four weeks ending Dec. 19.

Placentia 92870

Listed for: $990,000

Address: 1030 Underhill Drive

Home size: 2,698 square feet

Bedrooms: four Baths: three

Lot size: 5,404 square feet

Built in: 2003

Amenities: Backyard view of golf course; cathedral ceilings; large family room with media niche; large fireplace; gourmet kitchen with island; breakfast nook; open loft could be fifth bedroom
Last time sold: February 2003 for $529,000

Sale status: Available

Source: Gary & Cheryl Hansen, First Team Real Estate

Prescott, Ariz. 86305

Listed for: $550,000

Address: 450 Downer Trail

Home size: 2,129 square feet

Bedrooms: three Baths: three

Lot size: 1.21 acres

Built in: 1984

Amenities: Privately situated with views of pine trees and boulders; great room with floor-to-ceiling windows; three stories; wood floors; high ceilings; deck; corral and stall for two horses

Last time sold: November 2001 for $213,665

Sale status: Available

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