U.S. Home Prices Rise at Fastest Pace in 15 Years

The S&P CoreLogic Case-Shiller U.S. National Home Price NSA Index, covering the entire U.S., reported an 11.2 percent annual gain in January, up from 10.4 percent in the previous month. That is the fastest pace for home prices since 2006, the peak of the housing bubble.

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U.S. Home Sales Dropped 6.6% as Supply Shrank

Total existing-home sales dropped 6.6 percent from January to a seasonally-adjusted annual rate of 6.22 million, the National Association of Realtors reported Monday. This followed two months of higher sales.

Pending home sales soar