Case-Shiller Home Price Growth Ticks Upward in November Reading

February 7, 2018 by John · Leave a Comment 

Home prices increased in November, with national home prices up 0.70 percent month-to-month and 6.20 percent higher year-over year. Case-Shiller’s 20-City Home Price Index rose by 0.70 percent in the three-month period ending in November; nationally, home prices grew 6.20 percent year-over-year.

What’s Ahead For Mortgage Rates This Week – February 5th, 2018

February 5, 2018 by John · Leave a Comment 

Last week’s economic releases included readings on pending home sales, Case-Shiller Home Price Indices and construction spending. The Federal Open Market Committee of the Federal Reserve released its monthly statement and weekly readings on mortgage rates and new jobless claims were released. Last week’s economic readings wrapped with a report on consumer confidence.

What’s Ahead For Mortgage Rates This Week – April 18, 2016

April 18, 2016 by John · Leave a Comment 

Last week’s scheduled economic releases included reports on retail sales, inflation and the Federal Reserve’s Beige Book report. Weekly reports on mortgage rates and new jobless claims were also released.

What’s Ahead For Mortgage Rates This Week – April 4, 2016

April 4, 2016 by John · Leave a Comment 

Last week’s economic calendar was full of new releases including pending home sales, Case-Shiller Home Price Indices and construction spending. Labor related reports including ADP payrolls, federal Non-farm payrolls, and the national unemployment rate were also released along with reports on consumer confidence and weekly reports on mortgage rates and new unemployment claims.

Case-Shiller Report Shows Home Prices Rose in January

March 30, 2016 by John · Leave a Comment 

Home prices were 5.70 percent higher year-over-year in January according to S&P Case-Shiller’s 20-City Home Price Index. Top year-over-year gains were posted by Portland, Oregon at 11.80 percent, San Francisco, California at 10.80 percent and Seattle Washington posted a year-over-year gain of 10.70 percent.

December Home Prices Rise According To S&P Case-Shiller Home Price Index

February 25, 2016 by John · Leave a Comment 

Home prices rose slightly in December according to S&P Case-Shiller Home Price Indices released Tuesday. According to the S&P Case-Shiller 20-City Home Price Index, which covers cities representing all nine US Census divisions, home prices rose 5.40 percent year-over-year in December as compared to November’s reading of 5.20 percent.

What’s Ahead For Mortgage Rates This Week – Feburary 1, 2016

February 1, 2016 by John · Leave a Comment 

Last week’s economic events included S&P Case-Shiller’s home price indexes, reports on new and pending home sales and the Fed’s FOMC statement. The details:

What’s Ahead For Mortgage Rates This Week – January 04, 2016

January 3, 2016 by John · Leave a Comment 

2015 said farewell with reports on Case Shiller home prices, pending home sales, and consumer confidence.

S&P Case-Shiller: September Home Prices Gain Across U.S.

November 27, 2015 by John · Leave a Comment 

Home prices increased across the S&P Case Shiller 20-City Home Price Index in September. According to the 20-City Home Price Index, Year-over year home price gains increased to 5.50 percent from August’s reading of 5.10 percent. 17 cities posted higher year-over0year price gains in September as compared to August.

What’s Ahead For Mortgage Rates This Week – November 2, 2015

November 2, 2015 by John · Leave a Comment 

A number of economic reports released last week indicate mixed economic progress. The 20-City Home Price Index showed that August home prices rose, but New Home Sales dropped in September. The Federal Open Market Committee of the Federal Reserve indicated that it may reserve the target federal funds range at its next meeting in December.

Next Page »