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US home prices

US home prices rise 10.9 pct., most since 2006

WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. home prices jumped 10.9 percent in March compared with a year ago, the most since April 2006. A growing number of buyers are bidding on a tight supply of homes, driving […]


US home prices

California home prices hit nearly five-year high

SAN DIEGO (AP) — A research firm says California’s median home prices surged to their highest level in nearly five years. The San Diego-based research firm DataQuick reported Wednesday that the median price paid for […]


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Fewer California homes heading for foreclosure

SAN DIEGO (AP) — The number of California homes entering the foreclosure process has plunged to a more-than-seven-year low as the state housing market continues to improve.


US home prices

US home prices rose by most in nearly 7 years

WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. home prices jumped in January, a sign the housing market is gaining momentum as it nears the spring selling season.


Southern California home sales jump in November

SAN DIEGO (AP) – Southern California posted its highest number of November home sales in six years as the region’s housing market continued to recover, a research firm said Wednesday.


US home prices rise in August at faster pace

WASHINGTON (AP) – Home prices rose in nearly all U.S. cities last month, the latest evidence of a steady recovery in housing. The Standard & Poor’s/Case Shiller index reports that national home prices increased 2 […]


Home prices up in July in 20 major US cities

WASHINGTON (AP) – Home prices kept rising in July across the United States, buoyed by greater sales and fewer foreclosures. The Standard & Poor’s/Case Shiller index reports that national home prices increased 1.2 percent in […]


Home sales in LA County up

LOS ANGELES (CNS) – Home sales in Los Angeles County jumped by 20 percent in August, compared to the same month a year ago, while prices rose by 6.3 percent, a real estate information service […]


U.S. home prices rise in July by most in 6 years

WASHINGTON (AP) – U.S. home prices jumped 3.8 percent in the 12 months ending in July, according to a private real estate data provider. The year-over-year increase was the biggest in six years, further evidence […]


California home sales, prices post strong gains

(CNS) – Home sales in California increased last month, and the median price of a home reached its highest level in nearly four years, the Los Angeles-based California Association of Realtors reported today. Closed escrow […]


Southland housing market is on fire (audio)

As heard on KFWB News Talk 980 today, the housing market is hot, hot, hot! Money 101 host Bob McCormick spoke with Leslie Appleton Young, Chief Economist with the Califonia Association of Realtors. Listen to […]