home prices

Another Housing Bubble Brewing On the Horizon

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The NY Fed has a great set of maps that show the dynamic return of the US housing market with home prices posting year over year double digit gains in many areas. Some experts are even saying that home prices in states like California, Florida and New York are rising so fast on an annualized […]

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2013 Housing Market Outlook

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My realtor who helped with buying my home a few years ago occasionally sends me newsletters on the state of the US housing market. For the most part this is marketing material looking for referrals and to keep her in mind if when I decide to sell or upgrade. But a recent newsletter she sent me had an […]

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2012 to 2020 Projections for Unemployment, Home Prices, Inflation and Interest Rates

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The Congressional Budget Office (CBO), a non-partisan congressional budget review agency, recently came up with their latest multi-year actual versus forecast for some key economic indicators. While a number of the underlying assumptions can change, the good news is that things will start getting much better in 2012 and we should return to pre-recession growth […]

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Is Another Home Buyer Credit or More Foreclosure Relief In The Works as Housing Market Faces Double-Dip

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With home values continuing to drop to record lows across the nation many home buyers are reluctant to make a purchase this year; which places even more pressure on home owners looking to sell. Recent data from online realty site Zillow suggest that home prices will continue to fall until late 2012. This is not […]

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Housing Market Predictions and Forecast For Home Prices in the Year Ahead

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The American housing market is still in the doldrums according to the latest S&P/Case-Shiller Home Price Index which showed that U.S. home prices are down a record 5.9% from the corresponding quarter last year (2010). But there is some good news in that home prices are up 3.6% from last quarter. The latest report also […]

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