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[Charts] Black Knight: Home prices hit new peak in February

Report shows metros with most and least home-price changes
Black Knight released a new report showing home prices increased in February to a new peak. Some states increased to a peak, however others remain a full 20% before previous peaks. The report breaks down the top metros with home price increases and those with the greatest drops.
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Case-Shiller reaction: What to make of record high home prices

Zillow, Quicken Loans, First American and others weigh in
The latest S&P CoreLogic Case-Shiller Indices showed that home prices hit a 31-month high in January, but will those record prices be a speed bump or a brick wall for home buying moving forward? Opinions appear to be a bit mixed in that regard, with some analysts viewing January’s data as a significant drawback for certain segments of the home-buying market, while others say the rising prices aren’t a concern, yet.
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Case-Shiller: Home prices keep rising, hit 31-month high

January was fifth straight month of record high home prices
Home prices continued to rise in January, reaching a record-high for the fifth month in a row, according to the new S&P CoreLogic Case-Shiller Indices, a measure of U.S. home prices. January's increase places the S&P CoreLogic Case-Shiller U.S. National Home Price NSA Index at a 31-month high.
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CoreLogic: Home prices jump 7% in December

Increase projected to slow next year
Home prices finished 2016 with a bang, increasing over 7% annually. However, CoreLogic forecasts home price increases in 2017 to continue due to low inventory and high demand, but they will be more subdued.
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Corelogic: Home prices continue upward climb in October

Texas, Florida, California leading upward trend
Home prices increased once again in October from last year and last month, and forecasts show that trend won’t be stopping anytime soon. The housing market is already well into pre-recession levels, and some areas could hit their pre-recession peaks next year.
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FHFA: Deceleration in home prices short-lived

Some state increases top 10%
Home prices picked up speed in the third quarter, showing that the slow down seen earlier this year was temporary. Home prices increased even as much as 10% in several states. An economist from the Federal Housing Finance Agency explains the significant home price increase.
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Home equity wealth doubled in last 5 years

CoreLogic predicts another $1 trillion increase in 2017
Home prices continued their upward trend in September, increasing monthly and annually. These home price increases more than doubled home equity over the past five years, and won’t let up anytime soon. CoreLogic predicts that next year will bring in another $1 trillion in home equity due to rising home prices.
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Case-Shiller: Rising house prices just below record highs

Catching up with 2006
Home prices are continuing to rise; now mere basis points below the all-time highs for prices, set in 2006. According to the latest data released Tuesday by S&P Dow Jones Indices and CoreLogic, the S&P CoreLogic Case-Shiller U.S. National Home Price NSA Index, which covers all nine U.S. census divisions, reported a 5.3% annual gain in August, just off the July 2006 peak.
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