Real Estate Prices Are Rising in Detroit

Finally some good news for Detroit, as according to an article in, the property market is beginning to hot up. The latest figures for real estate prices in Detroit show they increased by 7.1% compared to a year earlier. Figures from the S&P/Case Shiller Home Price Indices show that overall real estate prices were

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April 2012 Case Schiller Index — Depends On Your Definition Of “Improvement”

While the mainstream media seems to be taking to the idea that the April 2012 Case-Schiller index is showing that housing is improving, the report is a mixed-bag at best. Yes it is good news that about half of the cities in both the 10 city and 20 city composites are showing a modest 1.3% average improvement in prices, is hardly an improving housing market…

S & P / Case-Schiller 4th Qtr 2011… Atlanta GA Weakest Housing Market

According to the Standard and Poors / Case-Schiller 4th Quarter 2011 Index of U.S. housing prices, 19 of the 20 markets in the 20 city composite index showed a continuing downward trend in housing prices. Atlanta, GA was the weakest housing market in the U.S. with a change of -11.7% during this same period.

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