5 Denver homes that sold for over asking price last week: June 4 edition

The exterior of 818 Forest Street. (Courtesy of Redfin)
The exterior of 818 Forest Street. (Courtesy of Redfin)
The exterior of 818 Forest Street. (Courtesy of Redfin)

Competition for an affordable Denver home is indeed tough.

Four out of the five highest overbids on Denver homes last week sold for $300,000 or less. These four new Denver homeowner all paid at least 10 percent about list price.

Last week, about 38 percent of all the people who bought a home paid more than its asking price. The differences ranged from $50 extra to a full $55,000 more.

Here are the top five overbids of the last week.

818 Forest Street, sold for $25,000 above list price

The exterior of 818 Forest Street. (Courtesy of Redfin)
The exterior of 818 Forest Street. (Courtesy of Redfin)
  • 2 bedrooms, 1 bathrooms, 852 square feet
  • Sold for $250,000, 11.1 percent above asking price

8740 Evelyn Court, sold for $30,000 above list price

The interior of 8740 Evelyn Court. (Courtesy of Redfin)
The interior of 8740 Evelyn Court. (Courtesy of Redfin)
  • 4 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, 2,100 square feet
  • Sold for $300,000, 11.1 percent above asking price

742 South Mariposa Way, sold for $31,000 above list price

The exterior of 742 South Mariposa Way. (Courtesy of Redfin)
The exterior of 742 South Mariposa Way. (Courtesy of Redfin)
  • 2 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, 892 square feet
  • Sold for $291,000, 12 percent above asking price

3953 Xavier Street, sold for $55,000 above list price

The exterior of 3953 Xavier Street. (Courtesy of Redfin)
The exterior of 3953 Xavier Street. (Courtesy of Redfin)
  • 3 bedrooms, 1 full bathroom, 1,728 square feet
  • Sold for $440,000, 14.3 percent above asking price

680 South Decatur Street, sold for $37,000 above list price

The exterior of 680 South Decatur Street. (Courtesy of Redfin)
The exterior of 680 South Decatur Street. (Courtesy of Redfin)
  • 3 bedrooms, 1 full bathroom, 917 square feet
  • Sold for $266,000, 16.2 percent above asking price

Data courtesy of Usaj Realty.