housing prices

Booms in Idaho, Utah buck the curve of slowing US growth

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Two Western states known for their rugged landscapes and wide-open spaces are bucking the trend of sluggish U.S. population growth, which dipped to the lowest level since the Great Depression, though different forces are powering…

Cities where home prices climbed fastest in 2017

Housing prices were up an average of 6.4 percent year-over-year in October in 20 key U.S. cities. Here's the top nine cities where homeowners are cheering and potential homebuyers are groaning, according to S&P CoreLogic Case-Shiller.

Inventory conundrum: Housing prices up, sales down

Sales of existing homes in the U.S. dropped 1.8 percent in June as prospective buyers continued to struggle in a housing market with record high prices and an acute shortage of supply.The number of houses for sale last month fell…