• Average Single-Family Sales Price Statewide
    $308,829
    3rd quarter 2017

  • Average Sales Price
    by Area
    3rd quarter 2017

  • Mortgage Interest Rate
    3.98
    3rd quarter 2017

  • Number of Foreclosures
    190
    2nd quarter 2017

Source: Alaska Department of Labor and Workforce Development, Research and Analysis Section

Source: Alaska Department of Labor and Workforce Development, Research and Analysis Section

Source: Alaska Department of Labor and Workforce Development, Research and Analysis Section

Source: Alaska Department of Labor and Workforce Development, Research and Analysis Section


  • Affordability Index
    1.30
    2nd quarter 2017


  • Annual Rental Market Survey

  • Number of New Housing Units
    2,120
    2016


  • Trends Articles

Source: Alaska Department of Labor and Workforce Development, Research and Analysis Section

  • The Alaska affordability index is the number of average paychecks required to afford the average single-family home.
  • Wages, sales prices, and interest rates are used to determine the affordability index.
  • Provides information about the average cost of an apartment or single family home for selected areas. It includes number of bedrooms, vacancy rates and the percentage of rentals providing utilities.
  • The complete Annual Rental Market Survey reports are available on the Alaska Housing Finance Corporation web site.
  • Online Rental Tables

Source: Alaska Department of Labor and Workforce Development, Research and Analysis Section