House Prices Reference Chart

As a reference for long-term house price index trends, below is a chart, updated with the most current data (through August, except for the Case-Shiller National Index, which is through June), from the CalculatedRisk blog post of October 29 titled “Comment on House Prices: Real Prices, Price-to-Rent Ratio, Cities” :

(click on chart to enlarge image)

CR 10-29-13 - HPNominalAug2013



The Special Note summarizes my overall thoughts about our economic situation

SPX at 1771.95 as this post is written