Furniture Today's Coming Home, First and Second Quarter 2012

Originally published in May and August 2012

Each quarter the National Association of Realtors releases quarterly home price data by metropolitan area. Home buyers in the United States got a break in the first quarter of 2012 as prices of existing single-family homes fell 2.8%, from the previous quarter, to $158,100. According to the National Association of Realtors, that was a 0.4% decline in the median home price from a year ago.

Median home prices increased 14.4% in the second quarter compared with the previous quarter, according to the National Association of Realtors. And, the median existing single-family home price rose in 110 out of 147 metropolitan statistical areas.

Also included in the report is a look at the rise in second-home sales and the National Association of Home Builders Improving Market Index for August.

*2 pages*

Please Note: This report is available for immediate electronic download in PDF format. When you order this report, you will come to an order confirmation page which will show your report, with a blue "Download Now" button.

Furniture Today's Coming Home, First and Second Quarter 2012

ecommerce provided by Yahoo! Small Business