As a member of the NAHB, I receive updates as they update their website. They have just updated this fabulously informative site, to include the newest edition of the tax credit and the EXISTING HOMEOWNER TAX CREDIT, at http://federalhousingtaxcredit.com/
This is a terrific resource for consumers and professional alike!.
Also, I cam across the Standard and Poors CASE SHILLER HOME PRICE INDEX, reflecting price trends across 20 cities. I've posted the graph here, (page one),
You can email me at firstname.lastname@example.org to have a full report sent, or go to http://www2.standardandpoors.com/spf/pdf/index/CSHomePrice_Release_102706.pdf Remember that this report is dated October 27th, for the period ending in August, and reflect a 3 month moving average, so it is a "lagging indicator". Still its valuable information. THE PRICE INDEX REFLECT AN UPTURN IN PRICING, as of the october 27 report.
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