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Case-Shiller: Home prices drop for third consecutive month

Buyers' advantage as yearly price gains slow
Trey Garrison
Home prices declined in January for the third straight month, slowing the pace of year-over-year appreciation, according to the key 20-city S&P/Case-Shiller survey of home prices.
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Scorecard: Housing still wears Great Recession scar

Officials still remain cautious
Brena Swanson
Although the housing economy posted strong results, with the purchase of new homes rising and foreclosure completions continuing to drop, officials still caution that the economy is still healing from the Great Recession.
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Recession over in Phoenix

One of the hardest hit markets is now recession-free
Megan Hopkins
Distressed properties drop dramatically.
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Average home prices increase 2.2% in May: Case-Shiller

Kerri Ann Panchuk
Average home prices grew by 2.2% from April to May, according to the latest Standard & Poor's/Case-Shiller Home Price Indices report. The 2.2% price increase is...
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The street-level importance of national house price indices

Justin T. Hilley
Despite their different methodologies, the seven major house price indices tell fairly consistent stories nationally over the long horizon. Even over shorter-term horizons (year-over-year and quarter-over-quarter),...
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Atlanta housing market may be slow to rise

Jon Prior
The Atlanta housing market consistently showed weakening results in recent home price and foreclosure reports, while similar markets began to show signs of stabilizing, if not...
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NAR: Pending home sales up 13.3% over year-ago figures

Jacob Gaffney
Home contract signings rose for the 13th straight month, according to the National Association of Realtors, which reported pending home sales rising 13.3% over May 2011...
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S&P: Home prices rise in April, breaking seven-month decline

Kerri Ann Panchuk
Home prices across the nation increased 1.3% on average when comparing both of Standard & Poor's Case-Shiller price indices to year-ago levels, S&P said Tuesday. The...
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FNC: Home prices up for second month in April

Jessica Huseman
U.S. residential property values are up for the second month in April, according to FNC Inc.'s latest Residential Price Index, out Monday. Nationwide, home prices were...
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Household net worth shrinks 35% from 2005

Jon Prior
The housing bust cut the median household net worth to $66,740 as of 2010 from $102,844 in 2005, according to Census Bureau data released Monday."The overall...
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