S&P/Case Shiller

National and Chicago Real Estate Prices Improving

For the first time in almost two years, home prices across the country finished the second quarter on the plus side. According to the latest Standard & Poor’s/Case-Shiller Home Price Index, all three headline composites ended the second quarter of 2012 with positive annual growth. That hasn’t happened since the summer of 2010. *The national …

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Chicago Home Prices on a Positive Pace

A new report on August home values around the country shows Chicago real estate prices increasing for the fourth straight month. Home prices in the Chicago area rose 1.4 percent in August for the fourth consecutive monthly gain, according to the S&P/Case-Shiller home price index, released Tuesday by Standard & Poor’s. August home prices around …

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