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Case-Shiller Home Price Indices: January 2012

Case-Shiller publishes a home price index on the last Tuesday of the month.  The index measures the price of a three-month moving average and is published with a two month lag.  In January, the report is showing the index for home prices in November 2011.

November saw a continuation of the softening of housing prices.  In only 3 of 20 markets measured did the prices rise, fully 17 of 20 saw a decline.  This continues a trend that started roughly in early summer 2010.

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