Tag Archive for House Prices

Latest Lagging Government Housing Index Confirms New 12 Month High In Median US Home Price

FHFA Press Release- Washington, DC – U.S. house prices rose 0.8 percent on a seasonally adjusted basis from March to April, according to the Federal Housing Finance Agency’s monthly House Price Index. The previously reported 1.8 percent increase in March was revised downward to reflect a 1.6 percent increase. For the 12 months ending in April, U.S.…

CoreLogic Confirms Housing Market Price Gains With New Pending Sales Price Index for May

CoreLogic’s newly released data has confirmed that a price upswing is under way in the US housing market. Press Release June 05, 2012, Santa Ana, Calif. – ––New Pending HPI Forecasts Further Increase in May Driven by Low Home Inventory Levels–– CoreLogic (NYSE: CLGX), a leading provider of information, analytics and business services, today released…

House Prices Up in California

The latest evidence that a bottom of sorts is in for the housing market comes from California. Here’s the PR from the California Association of Realtors. Considering the source, you can take it with a grain of salt, but it’s entirely consistent with the national housing trends I’ve been tracking. LOS ANGELES (April 16) – California…

CoreLogic Data Shows House Price Declines Slowing

CoreLogic’s data for January closed house sales (mostly November contracts) shows a year over year decline of 3.1% nationally. the month to month decline was 1%. However, the 12 month rate of decline has been slowing sharply. According to CoreLogic, 6 of the 10 largest metropolitan markets in the US showed year over year declines…

If The Guilty (Mortgage Mafia) Are Never Punished, Housing Will Never Recover

The following is the executive summary of the Wall Street Examiner Professional Edition Housing Update. The complete report with illustrative charts and analysis is available to subscribers here. Housing data continues to be mixed. Lagging closed sales data shows prices still declining. However, the most current sales data represents January closings, which were mostly sales…