Zillow Forecast: December Case-Shiller Composite-20 Expected to Show 6.7% Increase from One Year Ago

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The Case-Shiller data for November 2012 came out this morning and, based on this information and the December 2012 Zillow Home Value Index (released last week), we predict that next month’s Case-Shiller data (December 2012) will show that the 20-City Composite Home Price Index (non-seasonally … Read the rest

As Predicted, November Case-Shiller 10- and 20-City Composites Show Strong Annual Increases

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Today, the S&P/Case-Shiller Home Price Indices showed that the non-seasonally adjusted November 10- and 20-City Composites rose 4.5% and 5.5% on a year-over-year basis, in line with Zillow’s forecast released last week. On a seasonally adjusted monthly basis, the 10- and 20-City Composites rose 0.5%  … Read the rest

Zillow Forecast: November Case-Shiller Composite-20 Expected to Show 5.3% Increase from One Year Ago

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On Wednesday January 29th, the Case-Shiller Composite Home Price Indices for November will be released. Zillow predicts that the 20-City Composite Home Price Index (non-seasonally adjusted [NSA]) will be up by 5.3 percent on a year-over-year basis, while the 10-City Composite Home Price Index (NSA) … Read the rest

Zillow Home Value Forecast for December 2013

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The housing market ended 2012 on a good note – home values are up 5.9 percent for the year and are forecasted to appreciate by 3.3 percent in 2013. However the housing recovery has not been felt evenly across the nation. A more in depth … Read the rest

Zillow Home Value Forecast: Methodology

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Zillow forecasts the change in the Zillow Home Value Index (ZHVI) over the next 12 months, called the Zillow Home Value Forecast. The ZHVI itself is a time series tracking the monthly median home value in a particular geographical region, and the methodology behind the … Read the rest

National Home Values Rose 5.9 Percent in 2012, But High Growth Rate Likely Unsustainable

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Zillow’s fourth quarter Real Estate Market Reports, released today, show home values increased 2.5% from the third to fourth quarter of 2012 to $157,400 (Figure 1). This quarter marks four consecutive quarters of national home value appreciation. On an annual basis, the Zillow Home Value … Read the rest

Video: This Month in Real Estate (US) January 2013

This Month in Real Estate (US) January 2013
http://www.kw.com According to a national survey of real estate transactions,over 90% of buyer start their search on the internet- and then spend almost two months looking before finally settling on the right one for them.That two month lag time means that houses … Read the rest