Home prices in 20 U.S. cities cool with smallest gain since 2012

Housing prices in 20 U.S. cities accelerated more than forecast in October, rising by the most since mid-2014 as lean inventories continued to prop up values amid steady demand, S&P CoreLogic Case-Shiller data showed on Tuesday. The 20-city property values index increased 6.4% year-to-year (the estimate was 6.3%), the biggest gain since July 2014. The national home-price gauge rose 6.2% year-to-year, the most since June 2014.

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Residential real estate prices fell in April at the slowest pace in more than a year, adding to signs the U.S. housing market was firming. The S&P/Case-Shiller index of property values in 20 cities dropped 1.9 percent in April from the same month in 2011, the smallest decline since November 2010, after decreasing 2.6 percent in the year ended.

The 20-City composite gained 4.9% year-over-year, compared to 5.6% in August and the 10-city composite gained 4.8% year-over-year, down from 5.5% in August. The national and composite Indices were.

Home prices in 20 U.S. cities rose in February at the slowest pace since 2012, decelerating for an 11th straight month, as sellers continue to make properties more affordable to lure buyers. The S&P.