Economy

Ignore The Case-Shiller Index; Focus On The Future Instead

December's Case-Shiller Index showed major devaluations nationwide. As compared to December 2009, on a year-over-year basis, home values fell in 18 of the Case Shiller Index's 20 tracked markets, and the U.S. National Index dropped 4 percent overall. The retreat puts December's home values at similar levels as compared to early-2003.

By |2017-08-10T02:37:39-04:00March 10th, 2011|Case-Shiller Index, Economy, Real Estate|Comments Off on Ignore The Case-Shiller Index; Focus On The Future Instead

Foreclosure Activity Falls For The Second Straight Month, Drops To 30-Month Low

According to foreclosure-tracking firm RealtyTrac, the number of foreclosure filings nationwide dropped for the second straight month in December. After falling 21 percent in November, filings were down by an additional 2 percent in December.

By |2017-08-10T02:38:35-04:00January 14th, 2011|Economy, foreclosures, Real Estate|Comments Off on Foreclosure Activity Falls For The Second Straight Month, Drops To 30-Month Low