Black Knight: Home prices barely nudge

 · Black Knight Home Price Index Report: U.S. Home Prices Hit New Peak in February, Rising 0.8 Percent for the Month, Up 5.7 Percent Year-Over-Year

Black Knight Financial Services said on Monday that prices on its national Home price index (hpi) rose at a lower rate, not only on an annual basis, but also month-over-month than in June. Black Knight’s HPI was up 0.5 percent from June to July, down from a 0.9 percent gain in June.

 · Press Release Black Knight Home Price Index Report: U.S. Home Prices Continue to Hit New Highs in April, Rising 1.2 Percent from March, Up 6.0 Percent Year-Over-Year

That’s helped nudge mortgage rates lower, offering a breather for a strained housing market. So far in 2018, the benchmark 30-year fixed-rate mortgage has averaged 4.42%, up from 3.99% in 2017.

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Black Knight: Home prices so close to a new national peak The Data & Analytics division of Black Knight Financial Services released its latest Home Price Index report, based on November 2016 residential real estate transactions. The company finds that after rising 5.7% from the start of 2016, U.

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JACKSONVILLE, Fla. – July 31, 2017 – Today, the Data and Analytics division of Black Knight Financial Services, Inc. (NYSE: BKFS) released its latest Home Price Index (HPI) report, based on May 2017 residential real estate transactions. The Black Knight HPI utilizes repeat sales data from the nation’s largest public records data set, as well as its market-leading, loan-level mortgage.

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Black Knight Home Price Index Report: January 2017 Transactions — U.S. Home Prices Up 0.1 Percent for the Month; Up 5.4 Percent Year-Over-Year