Elliot Eisenburg’s Brief Blog – Moderation of Future Price Rises?

Elliot Eisenberg’s Brief Blog

Despite Case-Shiller showing a 12.1% rise in home prices for the year ending 4/13, it’s probably the end of big price increases. The recent jump in mortgage rates (which reduces demand) and the first sustained month-over-month increase in housing inventories (which increases supply) will moderate future price rises. But probably not new residential construction as the recent interest rate spike has added just $92/month to a median-priced new house.


Elliot F. Eisenberg, Ph.D.
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