Capital Economics: What’s Keeping Home Prices from Rising Even Higher?

HousingWire, June 16, 2016–Swanson, Brena

Home prices have consistently increased by nearly 5% year-over-year for the majority of the past two years, but this percentage could be severely off according to a new report from Capital Economics. The report said given current housing conditions, past experience suggests that house prices should be rising at double their current rate of 5%.