What a year 2013 was for the El Cajon real estate market. Prices rose on average 7% in El Cajon according infosparks market analysis, but cooled off towards the end of 2013 amidst the Holiday season. Historically January and February are the busiest months for new listings in El Cajon and the entire county. Buyer should note with the recent drop in sales price and increased inventory, now is a good time to start looking to beat the springtime rush and minimize the risk of running into a multiple offer situation which rarely benefits the buyer. Interested in viewing the available listings in El Cajon? Click here to view all the active listings in El Cajon.