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Rents vs. Home Prices

The graph below is the national rent index (blue) as measured by the Consumer Price Index and the home price (red) is the national median price from NAR. Both data, for easy comparison, are set at 100 for the...

February 2011 Real Estate Insights: “Changing Times”

Already this new year we have seen changing patterns: in weather, in politics, in international developments. We’ve also seen changes in factors affecting real estate, as well as a change in the influence of housing on an economic recovery....