S&P/Case-Shiller: U.S. home prices fall 2.4%

The S&P/Case-Shiller index of home values in 20 cities fell 2.4%, the biggest year-over-year decrease since December, a sign the U.S. housing market is struggling even as the rest of the economy.

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Low mortgage rates, tight inventory and heavy investor demand continue to drive up home prices nationwide.. According to the Standard & Poor’s/Case-Shiller index, U.S. home prices rose 2.4% in May compared to April and were up 12.2% compared to May 2012.

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In addition, home prices are projected to decline 12.7 percent in the District of Columbia. At the end of the second quarter 2010, the median U.S. home price was $177,000. The median monthly mortgage payment in the 2010 second-quarter rose to 14 percent of median family income, an increase of 1 percent over the first quarter of 2010.

According to the S&P/Case-Shiller Home Price Indices New York, October 25, 2011 – Data through August 2011, released today by S&P Indices for its S&P/Case-Shiller1 Home Price Indices, the leading measure of U.S. home prices, showed increases of +0.2% for the 10- and 20-City Composites in August versus July. Ten of the 20 cities covered by the

WASHINGTON (MarketWatch) – U.S. home prices in July rose for the fourth straight month, according to data released Tuesday, helped by seasonal factors as well as tentative if halting signs of.

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Looking forward, we estimate Case Shiller Home Price Index in the United States to stand at 216.00 in 12 months time. In the long-term, the United States S&P Case-Shiller Home Price Index is projected to trend around 230.00 Index Points in 2020, according to our econometric models.

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But home prices are still down 5.9% compared with the second quarter of 2010. The rise in home prices came after three consecutive quarters of drops, as reported by the S&P/Case-Shiller national..

Data through May 2013, released this week by S&P Dow Jones Indices for its S&P/Case-Shiller Home Price Indices, a leading measure of U.S. home prices, showed increases of 2.5% and 2.4% for the 10- and.

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