Items Tagged with 'Case-Shiller index'

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  • Have we reached a tipping point in the rising costs of homes?

    Case-Shiller report shows lowest level of home price growth since Nov. 2016
    After rising constantly since 2012, are home prices now finally starting to modulate a bit? New data from S&P Dow Jones Indices and CoreLogic suggests that may just be the case. According to a review of the data by CoreLogic Deputy Chief Economist Ralph McLaughlin, thanks to a slower December, home price growth is now at its lowest level since November 2016.
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  • Case-Shiller reaction: Will Americans be able to afford homes?

    NAR, Genworth, Realtor.com and Keller Willams weigh in
    After Tuesday's Case-Shiller report showed a 6.4% increase in home prices, experts in the housing market indicate wage disparities and lacking inventory as critical motivators. Keller Williams Chief Economist Ruben Gonzalez predicts that home prices will continue the upward trend, largely due to consumer demand.
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  • Can anything slow down rising home prices?

    Experts sound off on the price surge seen across the majority of metros
    Not surprisingly, the Case-Shiller home prices index showed an increase in home prices in April from March and from last year as competition grows among homebuyers. Now, experts explain why home prices will be slow to react to any market changes, and will not change their upward trend anytime soon. However, at least one economist disagrees.
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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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  • 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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