Economy

US Housing Prices, And Confidence, Risei
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April 30, 2013 11:22 PM
New data shows the U.S. housing market strengthening. The S&P Case Schiller Home Price Index shows average home prices in 20 of the biggest US cities rose more than nine percent in the last 12 months. That's the biggest gain in nearly seven years. And as Mil Arcega reports, it may be one of the reasons why U.S. consumer confidence is improving.

US Housing Prices, And Confidence, Rise

Published April 30, 2013

New data shows the U.S. housing market strengthening. The S&P Case Schiller Home Price Index shows average home prices in 20 of the biggest US cities rose more than nine percent in the last 12 months. That's the biggest gain in nearly seven years. And as Mil Arcega reports, it may be one of the reasons why U.S. consumer confidence is improving.


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