Case-Shiller: Home prices rise, Chicago leads monthly gains

In a sign of a stabilizing housing market, average home prices rose 2.2 percent in May compared to April and the Chicago metro area saw the biggest gains, jumping 4.5 percent, according to the latest S&P/Case-Shiller Home Price Indices.

Here is some of the media coverage of the home price report:

Chicago makes biggest gain in key home price index (Chicago Tribune)

Case-Shiller shows strong price gains in May (Wall Street Journal)

Home prices rise sharply (Belleville News-Democrat)


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About Stephanie Sievers

Stephanie Sievers is Senior Editor for the Illinois Association of REALTORS®. She serves as Senior Editor for IAR publications including the Illinois REALTOR® magazine and all other IAR publications. She is responsible for developing content for the Illinois REALTOR® Weekly Connection e-newsletter, coordinates the IAR Twitter account content at ILREALTOR and plans and develops content for videos. She assists in developing and writing content for the IAR blog. She also is involved in researching and drafting news releases and coordinates the news media distribution database and newsclips reports for the Association. She also assists in IAR spokesperson training seminars and is involved in development of association briefing materials on issues. She assists with the housing statistics program and reports.

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