S&P/Case-Shiller: Flattened home price growth suggests market cooldown

History tells us that the hottest real estate markets rarely last -- and when the heat rises for too long, the pressure eventually leads to a disastrous fallout. Although May 2016 represents the 49th consecutive month of positive price growth, over the past four months, year-over-year price gains have remained flat or declined, which could be a sign that the market is cooling and therefore stabilizing ...