San Francisco is mostly made up of $1M homes now

There are now only 15 neighborhoods left in the entire city where the median home value is below $1 million, according to a new analysis from property portal Trulia.

Home prices rose 0.3% in August

Seasonally adjusted home prices rose 0.3 percent month-over-month and 6.1 percent year-over-year in August, according to the Federal Housing Finance Agency.

Uh-oh: High-risk home loans are on the rise again

Now that these buyers have relatively easy access to credit (albeit at a high risk), they’re snapping up homes at the lowest price tier and driving up home prices.

Case-Shiller: Ease-Off in Home Prices

The foot on the gas is letting up. The explosive growth in home prices is slowing, according to the latest S&P CoreLogic/Case-Shiller Indices, which found July prices rose 6 percent year-over-year—an easing from 6.2 percent in June, and a March peak of 6.5 percent. “Rising homes prices are beginning to catch up with housing,” says […]

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Home price growth slows to 6% in July

S&P Dow Jones Indices Managing Editor and Chairman of the Index Committee David M. Blitzer says the slowdown can be seen across the country, as sales of single-family homes have dwindled.

Case-Shiller: Home Prices Continue Upward Trend

U.S. home prices continue to surge according to the latest S&P CoreLogic/Case-Shiller Indices, which found June prices on an upward trend (at 6.2 percent year-over-year), inciting affordability concerns. “Home prices continue to rise across the U.S.” said David M. Blitzer, managing director and chairman of the Index Committee at S&P Dow Jones Indices. “However, even […]

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Case-Shiller: Housing Market Pressured by Prices

Affordability is beginning to drag on housing, and there is little price relief in sight, according to the latest S&P CoreLogic/Case-Shiller Indices, which found May prices rising steadily, at 6.4 percent year-over-year. “Not only are prices rising consistently; they are doing so across the country,” says David M. Blitzer, chairman and managing director of the […]

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Home price growth remains high but steady at 6.4%

The good news for buyers: The rate at which home prices are rising, year-over-year and month-over-month, seems to have largely stabilized, for now. The bad news: Homes are not getting any cheaper anytime soon.

San Jose has the highest share of $1M homes: LendingTree report

In the 1800s, pioneers battled over nuggets of gold hidden in California’s hills and mountainsides. Now, Californians are battling over something just as valuable — homes.

Case-Shiller: Home Prices Stack Up

April home prices stacked up, 6.4 percent year-over-year, according to the S&P CoreLogic/Case-Shiller Indices. The S&P CoreLogic Case-Shiller U.S. National Home Price NSA Index’s 10-City Composite, which is an average of 10 metros (Boston, Chicago, Denver, Las Vegas, Los Angeles, Miami, New York, San Diego, San Francisco and Washington, D.C.), rose 6.2 percent year-over-year, a […]

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