Posts tagged S&P Case-Shiller
Slower (Not Lower) Home Price Growth

S&P Dow Jones recently released the Case-Shiller Home Price Index for August 2018, revealing that Seattle home price growth continues to slow. Up until just two months before that, Seattle led the nation in single-family home price gains for 21 consecutive months, but that run was ended as Las Vegas took over the lead.

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Seattle Leads Nation in Home Price Growth for 20 Consecutive Months

S&P CoreLogic Case Shiller recently released their Home Price Index for April 2018 and in news that won’t come as a shock to many, Seattle has now led the nation in home price growth for 20 months in a row, marking the second longest streak in the history of the entire index. At 13.1% year-over-year growth, the Emerald City showed impressive gains from March through April, with increases of 2.8 percent and 2.7 percent respectively, the first time the city has experienced back-to-back increases above 2.25 percent since May of 2013.

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Seattle Tops the Nation in Home Price Growth for 18th Consecutive Month

Seattle has now topped the nation in home price growth on the S&P/CoreLogic Case-Shiller Home Price Index for eighteen months in gains that are once again widening on a monthly basis. Despite slipping slightly last summer, February’s monthly increase exceeded January’s by 1.74 percent, representing an average price increase of 1% per month over the last twelve months.

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The 2017/2018 Market Report: Year End Review & Trends to Watch

William Hillis, RSIR's acclaimed Research Editor and Data Analyst, has assembled a year-over-year performance review of eight key counties and 29 regional markets, with trends to watch in 2018.

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Record-Breaking Price Gains in San Francisco As Median Home Price Reaches $1.6 Million

According to an article recently published by Bloomberg, home prices in San Francisco have continued to soar in the first few months of 2018, as the median sale price reached $1.6 million in the first quarter, “an almost 24 percent jump from a year earlier.”

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Seattle Tops the Nation for Home Price Growth 15 Months in a Row

After a slight dip in home price growth from September to October, home prices in Seattle have begun their upward trek once again, as the index ended November 2017 at 0.18%. As Case Shiller noted in their official report, the highest year-over-year gains among the top 20 cities belonged to Seattle, Las Vegas, and San Francisco. “In November, Seattle led the way with a 12.7% year-over-year price increase, followed by Las Vegas with a 10.6% increase, and San Francisco with a 9.1% increase.”

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Puget Sound Market Trends: Q4-2017

Seattle continued its reign as the hottest market into the fourth quarter of 2017, as the latest market statistics indicate that home prices increased a staggering 16.7% year-over-year to $882,000. This comes as the latest S&P/Case-Shiller Home Price Index reveals the Emerald City's home price growth has led the nation for 14 consecutive months. 

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Seattle Continues Its Streak with Hottest Housing Market for 11 Straight Months

S&P Case-Shiller released their latest home price index last week, which showcases sustained growth for the Seattle market, with the Emerald City leading the nation for the hottest housing market for 11 consecutive months. As Mike Rosenberg of Seattle Times reports, “the Seattle metro area saw single-family home prices surge 13.5 percent during the 12 months ended in July,” according to Case-Shiller.

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