Home Appreciation

Appreciation on a Decelerating Trend

July 30th, 2018
Appreciation is on a decelerating trend, according to ATTOM Data Solutions’ latest quarterly report. On a national scale, prices rose 6.3 percent in the second quarter of 2018—the fifth quarter in a row of slowing. “Annual home price appreciation nationwide...

Appreciation Linked to Population Rise

May 21st, 2018
Appreciation and demand go hand in hand, and for investors, both are key to profit, according to a new report. Assessing the association between growing interest and mounting prices, analysts at HouseCanary found that appreciation is higher where inbound migration...

Appreciation Today Is Mirroring the Pre-Recession Sprint

May 29th, 2018
Appreciation currently is at its fastest since June 2006, just ahead of the downturn, according to the April Zillow® Real Estate Market Report. Nationally, the median price is $215,600, growing at an 8.7 percent rate year-over-year, according to the Zillow...

With Fast-Growing Prices, Gains in Equity Are Exceeding Minimum Wage

April 10th, 2018
For many Americans, homeownership is a vehicle for wealth—an appreciating asset that, more often than not, earns a profit at resale. In the market today, homeowners are all but promised to reap the rewards. According to an analysis recently released...

Analysis: Appreciation Lags From Redlining

April 28th, 2018
Homes in neighborhoods that were redlined in the past have not caught up to their counterparts in value, according to an analysis recently released by Zillow. The average “hazardous” home—as deemed by the now-defunct Home Owners’ Loan Corp. (HOLC), a...

Breakeven Horizon Stretches as Appreciation Slows

February 5th, 2017
Homes are appreciating at a slower rate—and the time it takes to break even on them is slowing, as well. The national timeframe for breaking even on a house compared to renting one is roughly two years, three works longer...

Appreciation Activity Shifts to the South

February 26th, 2017
Housing markets in the South are experiencing higher levels of appreciation than those in California, which had been at the forefront of rising values, according to the Zillow Real Estate Market Reports for January. Appreciation in Nashville, Tenn., surpassed that...

Homes Appreciating at Pre-Bust Pace

December 22nd, 2016
Homes have appreciated to pre-bust pace, with values rising at an annual rate of 6.5 percent as of November, according to Zillow’s recently released Real Estate Market Reports, with the Zillow Home Value Index (ZHVI) at a median of $192,500....

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