• US home prices up 6.3 percent in February, higher in Las Vegas

    3 monthes ago - By Review Journal

    U.S. home prices jumped in February as buyers compete fiercely over a dwindling number of properties for sale.
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  • Home Prices on Long-Term Spell Upward

    3 monthes ago - By RIS Media

    Home prices are continuing their long-term spell upward, with a February gain of 6.3 percent, according to the S&P CoreLogic/Case-Shiller Indices.
    The S&P CoreLogic Case-Shiller U.S. National Home Price NSA Index's 10-City Composite, which is an average of 10 metros (Boston, Chicago, Denver, Las Vegas, Los Angeles, Miami, New York, San Diego, San Francisco and Washington, D.C.), rose 6.5 percent year-over-year, an increase from 6 percent in January. The 20-City Composite-which is an average of the 10 metros in the 10-City Composite, plus Atlanta, Charlotte, Cleveland, Dallas, Detroit...
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  • FHFA: February Home Prices Up

    3 monthes ago - By RIS Media

    Home prices rose 0.6 percent month-over-month in February, according to the Federal Housing Finance Agency's recently released House Price Index. The HPI year-over-year-based on prices for homes with Fannie Mae- or Freddie Mac-backed mortgages-was up 7.2 percent.
    Per the Index, month-over-month home price changes ranged from 0.1 percent in the West North Central Census division to 1.6 percent in the East South Central division. Home price changes year-over-year ranged from 4.8 percent in the Middle Atlantic Census division to 10.3 percent in the Pacific division.

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  • Home prices are on an epic run

    3 monthes ago - By CNN Money

    Real estate prices posted an annual gain of 6.3% in February, and have been rising continuously for the past 70 months.
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  • Real House Prices and Price-to-Rent Ratio in February

    Real House Prices and Price-to-Rent Ratio in February

    3 monthes ago - By Calculated Risk

    Here is the earlier post on Case-Shiller: Case-Shiller: National House Price Index increased 6.3% year-over-year in February
    It has been eleven years since the bubble peak. In the Case-Shiller release this morning, the seasonally adjusted National Index , was reported as being 8.2% above the previous bubble peak. However, in real terms, the National index is still about 10.8% below the bubble peak (and historically there has been an upward slope to real house prices).
    The year-over-year increase in prices is mostly moving sideways now around 6%. In February, the index was up 6.3%...
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