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Traders signal orders on the financial floor at the CME Group Inc.'s Chicago Board of Trade in Chicago, Illinois, U.S., on Tuesday, Dec. 31, 2013. U.S. stocks rose, with the Standard & Poor's 500 Index poised for its biggest annual advance since 1997, as increases in consumer confidence and housing prices bolstered confidence in the worlds largest economy. (credit:: Tim Boyle/Getty Images)

U.S. Home Price Gains Slow in October From September

U.S. home prices rose in October from the previous year at the fastest pace in almost eight years. But price gains slowed in most U.S. cities from September to October, suggesting the increases are leveling off.

12/31/2013

They are increasingly ethnically diverse, more educated and less likely to be married — all factors that make them less likely to own a home, said a new report released Wednesday by Trulia, the online real estate firm. After adjusting for these population changes, younger Americans are actually buying homes at the same rate as they did during the late-1990s. David McNew/Getty Images

U.S. Home Prices Rise 12.4 Percent, Most in 7½ years

U.S. home prices rose 12.4 percent in July compared with a year ago, the most since February 2006. An increase in sales on a limited supply of available homes drove the gains.

09/24/2013

President Barack Obama greets people after making a speech about the economy.  (credit: Jessica McGowan/Getty Images)

Experts: Housing Rebound Happened Despite Efforts By Federal Gov’t To Prop Up Market

President Barack Obama’s visit to Phoenix on Tuesday shines a spotlight on one of the nation’s most rapid housing recoveries, with home prices soaring and bidding wars occurring on a regular basis.

08/05/2013

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D.C. Among Cities Where Home Prices Have Risen The Least

U.S. home prices jumped 12.2 percent in May compared with a year ago, the biggest annual gain since March 2006. The increase shows the housing recovery is strengthening.

07/30/2013

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Home Prices Up More Than 12 Percent

U.S. home prices jumped 12.1 percent in April from a year ago, buoyed by strong demand and a limited supply of available homes. Strong gains in most cities measured point to a broad-based housing recovery.

06/25/2013

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US Home Prices Rise By Almost 11 Percent, Most Since 2006

U.S. home prices jumped 10.9 percent in March compared with a year ago, the most since April 2006.

05/28/2013

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US Home Prices Jump To 7 Year High

U.S. home prices jumped in February by the largest amount in seven years, evidence that the housing recovery strengthened ahead of the all-important spring-buying season.

04/03/2013

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