housing affordability index Archive

Latest Housing Affordability Index Release

At the national level, housing affordability is still at a near-record level thanks to lower mortgage rates and in spite of higher home prices. What is affordability like in your market? Housing affordability is down for the month of...

Latest Housing Affordability Index Release

Good news for home owners and home buyers alike. At the national level, housing affordability is still at a near-record level thanks to lower mortgage rates, in spite of higher home prices. What is affordability like in your market?...

Latest Housing Affordability Index Data

The recent Existing Home Sales release published showed a  sixth consecutive month of single-family home prices higher than a year ago. What does this mean for affordability? The answer may surprise you. The August Existing Home Sales release published...

Latest Housing Affordability Index

The recent Existing Home Sales release published showed a 5th consecutive month of home prices higher than a year ago. What does this mean for affordability? The answer may surprise you. The July Existing Home Sales release published in...

Housing Affordability

The April Existing Home Sales release published in late May showed a strong rise in home prices from a year ago.  What does this mean for affordability?  The answer may surprise you....