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Annual Home Price Gains Remain Strong in April

Home price appreciation continued in April despite the economic slowdown and the recent declines in existing home sales due to the COVID-19 pandemic. The S&P CoreLogic Case-Shiller U.S. National Home Price Index, reported by S&P Dow Jones Indices, rose at a seasonally adjusted annual growth rate of 5.8% in April, after a revised 6.9% increase in March. On a year-over-year… Read More ›

Home Price Appreciation Continues in March

National home prices continued to increase in March and have not reflected any significant adverse impacts from the COVID-19 shutdown. However, as many nonessential businesses remain shut down in April and May, home prices will certainly decline in the coming months. The S&P CoreLogic Case-Shiller U.S. National Home Price Index, reported by S&P Dow Jones Indices, rose at a seasonally… Read More ›

Home Price Appreciation Continues in February

In February, national home price appreciation continued prior to COVID-19 shutdown.  All 20 metro areas had positive home price growth rates. However, price growth will certainly decline in the coming months as nonessential businesses shut down and jobless claims soar. The S&P CoreLogic Case-Shiller U.S. National Home Price Index, reported by S&P Dow Jones Indices, rose at a seasonally adjusted… Read More ›

Home Price Appreciation Accelerated in January

National home prices continued to increase over the first month of 2020, prior to coronavirus outbreak. Price growth will certainly decline as future months’ data is recorded. The S&P CoreLogic Case-Shiller U.S. National Home Price Index, reported by S&P Dow Jones Indices, rose at a seasonally adjusted annual growth rate of 6.2% in January, faster than a 5.3% increase in… Read More ›

Home Price Appreciation Continues in December

National home prices continued to increase in December 2019. Nineteen metro areas had positive home price appreciation while Cleveland saw home price decline in December. The S&P CoreLogic Case-Shiller U.S. National Home Price Index, released by S&P Dow Jones Indices, rose at a seasonally adjusted annual growth rate of 5.7% in December, following a 5.8% increase in November. On a… Read More ›

Home Prices Rose in All 20 Metro Areas in November

The S&P CoreLogic Case-Shiller U.S. National Home Price Index, reported by S&P Dow Jones Indices, rose at a seasonally adjusted annual growth rate of 6.2% in November, following a 5.1% increase in October. It was the highest gain since February 2018. On a year-over-year basis, the S&P CoreLogic Case-Shiller U.S. National Home Price NSA Index posted a 3.5% annual gain… Read More ›

Home Price Appreciation Accelerated in October

The Case-Shiller U.S. National Home Price Index, reported by S&P Dow Jones Indices, rose at a seasonally adjusted annual growth rate of 5.6% in October, faster than a 4.7% increase in September. It was the highest gain since February 2018. On a year-over-year basis, the Case-Shiller U.S. National Home Price NSA Index posted a 3.3% annual gain in October, up… Read More ›

Home Price Appreciation Continued in September

Compared to last month, national home prices rose at a faster annual growth rate in September. Seattle reported the highest gain while three metro areas (San Francisco, Chicago and Boston) experienced home price declines in September. The Case-Shiller U.S. National Home Price Index, reported by S&P Dow Jones Indices, rose at a seasonally adjusted annual growth rate of 4.7% in… Read More ›

Pending Home Sales Hit 21-month High in September

Benefitting from lower mortgage rates, pending home sales increased for the second straight month in September. The Pending Home Sales Index (PHSI), reported by the National Association of Realtors (NAR), is a forward-looking indicator based on signed contracts. The PHSI rose 1.5% from 107.1 in August to 108.7 in September, highest level since December 2017. On a year-over-year basis, sales… Read More ›