Home Prices: Strongest Gain Since 2006

(CNN) — There’s another encouraging sign from the housing market. U.S. home prices posted their strongest gains since 2006 in the first quarter of the year. Prices were up 10.2 percent, according to the S&P/Case-Shiller Index. The co-founder of the index cautions that the strong gains over the past year may be a bit of … Continue reading »

Home Prices on the Rise

(CNN) — We’re getting another sign that the housing market is picking up steam. The latest reading of the closely followed S&P/Case-Shiller index shows home prices were up more than four percent in October, compared to a year earlier. That’s the biggest percentage gain in more than two years, and it marks the fifth straight … Continue reading »