The latest S&P/Case-Shiller Home Price Indices were released today. Dallas — the only Texas city on the index — showed a 3.68 percent increase in prices from June 2011 to June 2012.
Nationally, prices rose 6.9 percent in second quarter 2012, according to S&P, marking the strongest quarter-over-quarter gain since the quarterly index began in 1987.
In June, the monthly ten- and 20-city indices rose 2.2 percent and 2.3 percent, respectively, S&P reported. Prices also improved month-over-month in all 20 cities tracked by Case-Shiller.
Source: Standard & Poor’s