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Home Price Index (HPI)

Latest Home Price Index Highlights Increase in Prices

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CoreLogic released its July CoreLogic Home Price Index (HPI) report. Home prices nationwide, including distressed sales, increased 7.4 percent in July 2014 compared to July 2013. This change represents 29 months of consecutive year-over-year increases in home prices nationally. On a month-over-month basis, home prices nationwide, including distressed sales, increased 1.2 percent in July 2014 compared to June 2014.Click to continue

Home Price Gains Begin to Slow Nationwide

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Data through June 2014, released by S&P Dow Jones Indices for its S&P/Case-Shiller Home Price Indices show a sustained slowdown in price increases. The National Index gained 6.2 percent in the 12 months ending June 2014 while the 10-City and 20-City Composites gained 8.1 percent; all three indices saw their rates slow considerably from last month. Every city saw its year-over-year return worsen.Click to continue

Veros: 80 Percent of Markets to Appreciate in Value Over Next Year

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Veros Real Estate Solutions (Veros) says that approximately 80 percent of the country’s real estate markets are forecast to appreciate in value during the next 12 months while 20 percent are forecast to experience depreciation, and all but the most upbeat markets are slowing in their value improvements. This insight is from the company’s VeroFORECAST national real estate market forecast for the 12-month period ending June 1, 2015, updated quarterly and covering more than 1,000 counties, 340 metro areas, and 13,770 zip codes.Click to continue

Home Prices Rise 8.8 Percent Annually in May

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CoreLogic released its May CoreLogic Home Price Index (HPI) report. Home prices nationwide, including distressed sales, increased 8.8 percent in May 2014 compared to May 2013. This change represents 27 months of consecutive year-over-year increases in home prices nationally. On a month-over-month basis, home prices nationwide, including distressed sales, increased 1.4 percent in May 2014 compared to April 2014.Click to continue

CoreLogic: Year-Over-Year April Home Prices Jump 10.5 Percent

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CoreLogic has released its April CoreLogic Home Price Index (HPI) report which found that home prices nationwide, including distressed sales, increased 10.5 percent in April 2014 compared to April 2013. This change represents 26 months of consecutive year-over-year increases in home prices nationally. On a month-over-month basis, home prices nationwide, including distressed sales, increased 2.1 percent in April 2014 compared to March 2014.Click to continue

Nearly Two Million Modified U.S. Mortgages to See Interest Rate Resets

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The Data and Analytics division of Black Knight Financial Services has released its latest Mortgage Monitor Report, looking at data as of the end of April 2014. An analysis of mortgage performance data showed that, as of April, there were approximately two million modified mortgages facing interest rate resets. Furthermore, more than 40 percent of those loan modifications are currently underwater.Click to continue

U.S. Home Prices Rise 12.2 Percent Year-Over-Year in February

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CoreLogic released its February CoreLogic Home Price Index report. Home prices nationwide, including distressed sales, increased 12.2 percent in February 2014 compared to February 2013. This change represents 24 months of consecutive year-over-year increases in home prices nationally. On a month-over-month basis, home prices nationwide, including distressed sales, increased by 0.8 percent in February 2014 compared to January 2014.Click to continue

CoreLogic: Annual Home Price Growth Strongest Since 2005

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CoreLogic has released its December CoreLogic Home Price Index (HPI) report which found that year-over-year, home prices nationwide, including distressed sales, increased 11 percent in December 2013 compared to December 2012. This change represents the 22nd consecutive monthly year-over-year increase in home prices nationally. On a month-over-month basis, home prices nationwide, including distressed sales, decreased by 0.1 percent in December 2013 compared to November 2013.Click to continue

Veros: Home Prices to Appreciate 5.1 Percent During 2014

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Veros Real Estate Solutions (Veros) has found that while residential real estate appreciation trends continue to march up steadily, the previously rapid acceleration of values is starting to slow down. This insight is from the company’s VeroFORECAST real estate market forecast for the 12-month period ending Dec. 31, 2014, updated quarterly and covering more than 1,000 counties, 345 metro areas, and 13,770 zip codes.Click to continue