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Case Shiller Housing Price Index

Tuesday, January 26, 2016 ·         Today, Case Shiller released their housing price index data for November 2015.  Case Shiller data showed that house prices rose more than 5 percent in all three indices since November 2014.  The 10-city composite and...

Highlights of December 2015 REALTORS® Confidence Index Survey

Market conditions vary across local markets and states, but the REALTORS® confidence and traffic indices indicate generally unchanged market activity in December 2015 compared to November 2015. Compared to December 2014, market activity slightly improved, according to the December...

December Housing Market Preview

The official Existing-Home Sales are released tomorrow, Friday, January 22, 2016. However, savvy REALTORS® and real estate analysts know that some real estate data is already available from local sources. What do these early December numbers tell us? In...

November 2015 Housing Affordability Index

In spite of higher prices, housing affordability is down only slightly from a year ago as lower mortgage rates and higher incomes almost offset higher home prices. Housing affordability declined slightly (2.6 percent), from a year ago in November...

Highlights of November 2015 REALTORS® Confidence Index Survey

Market conditions vary across local markets and states, but the REALTORS® confidence and traffic indices indicate no substantial change in market activity in November 2015 compared to October 2015. However, compared to a year ago, market activity improved, according...