Price Gains Shrinking in All Twenty Case-Shiller Cities

Price Gains Shrinking in All Twenty Case-Shiller Cities

It’s been a few months since we last had a look at my favorite alternative Case-Shiller charts. First up, let’s have a look at the chart that depicts the count of cities showing second derivative (month-over-month changes in the year-over-year changes) gains or losses. For the last three months of data, every single city has […]

Case-Shiller Tiers: High Tier Leads Autumn Decline

Case-Shiller Tiers: High Tier Leads Autumn Decline

Let’s check out the three price tiers for the Seattle area, as measured by Case-Shiller. Remember, Case-Shiller’s “Seattle” data is based on single-family home repeat sales in King, Pierce, and Snohomish counties. Note that the tiers are determined by sale volume. In other words, 1/3 of all sales fall into each tier. For more details […]

Case-Shiller: Seattle Home Prices Begin the Autumn Decline Earlier Than Last Year

Case-Shiller: Seattle Home Prices Begin the Autumn Decline Earlier Than Last Year

Let’s have a look at the latest data from the Case-Shiller Home Price Index. According to August data, Seattle-area home prices were: 0.0% Change July to August Up 6.6% YOY. Down 11.1% from the July 2007 peak Last year at this time prices were still rising. They increased 0.5% from July to August and year-over-year […]

Case-Shiller Tiers: Year-Over-Year Gains Continue to Shrink

Case-Shiller Tiers: Year-Over-Year Gains Continue to Shrink

Let’s check out the three price tiers for the Seattle area, as measured by Case-Shiller. Remember, Case-Shiller’s “Seattle” data is based on single-family home repeat sales in King, Pierce, and Snohomish counties. Note that the tiers are determined by sale volume. In other words, 1/3 of all sales fall into each tier. For more details […]

Case-Shiller: Market Cooled Further in July

Case-Shiller: Market Cooled Further in July

Let’s have a look at the latest data from the Case-Shiller Home Price Index. According to July data, Seattle-area home prices were: Up 0.6% June to July Up 7.1% YOY. Down 11.1% from the July 2007 peak Last year prices rose 1.9% from June to July and year-over-year prices were up 12.5%. The July data […]

Case-Shiller Tiers: Price Growth Slows Across the Board

Case-Shiller Tiers: Price Growth Slows Across the Board

Let’s check out the three price tiers for the Seattle area, as measured by Case-Shiller. Remember, Case-Shiller’s “Seattle” data is based on single-family home repeat sales in King, Pierce, and Snohomish counties. Note that the tiers are determined by sale volume. In other words, 1/3 of all sales fall into each tier. For more details […]

Case-Shiller: Price Growth Cooled Further in June

Case-Shiller: Price Growth Cooled Further in June

Let’s have a look at the latest data from the Case-Shiller Home Price Index. According to April data, Seattle-area home prices were: Up 1.1% May to June Up 8.6% YOY. Down 11.6% from the July 2007 peak Last year prices rose 1.8% from May to June and year-over-year prices were up 11.8%. The June data […]