housing affordability index Archive

June Housing Affordability Index

At the national level, housing affordability is down from a year ago and for the month of June as rates inch up and modest income growth still struggles to keep pace with the growth of home prices. Housing affordability...

May 2015 Housing Affordability Index

At the national level, housing affordability is down from a year ago and for the month of May as fewer previously owned homes are available and prices continue to grow at an unhealthy pace relative to incomes, and lower...

Housing Affordability Index

At the national level, housing affordability is down from a year ago and for the month of April as higher prices continue to outpace incomes and as home sales continue to ramp up for the spring-summer selling season. Housing...

November 2014 Housing Affordability Index

At the national level, housing affordability is down from a year ago for the month of November as higher prices make it less affordable to purchase a home despite the lowest mortgage rates in the last 16 months. •...

Housing Affordability for August

At the national level, housing affordability is down from a year ago for the month of August as higher prices make it less affordable to purchase a home despite rates having another slight decline. Housing affordability is down from...