Walnut Creek real estate shows signs of significant improvement. The list price of homes is almost the same as the sale price of homes in Walnut Creek. Are real estate agents in Walnut Creek just pricing homes better? That’s part of it, but it also shows that the real estate market is in “Parody” buyers and sellers are agreeing on price and terms. If you are thinking of buying or selling in Contra Costa County, it’s a good time to start looking at data in your specific area.