The median sales price for homes sold downtown, almost all of which are condos, fell to $497,360 for the fourth quarter last year, 16% below the 2007 peak, according to DataQuick. Left, real estate broker Stephen May shows a unit dressed to sell at Little Tokyo Lofts, where he lives and works in downtown Los Angeles.
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