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Top 10/Bottom 10: Best and Worst City Median Home Values % Change, 2010-2015
National Median Value ($) of Owner Occupied Homes: 2005-2015
FHFA House Price Index (HPI)
Broad measure and weighted, repeat-sales index of the movement of single-family house prices in the U.S, by the Federal Housing Finance Agency.
Mortgage Bankers Association (MBA)
National association representing mortgage companies and the real estate finance industry, in the residential, commercial and multi-family arenas.
National Association of Home Builders (NAHB)
Federation of more than 800 state and local associations and more than 140,000 members, NAHB serves as the voice of the housing industry.
National Association of Realtors (NAR): Housing Statistics
Includes data on Existing and Pending Home Sales Index, Housing Affordability Index and Metropolitan Median Home Prices and Affordability.
National Council of State Housing Agencies (NCSHA)
Created by the nation’s state Housing Finance Agencies to coordinate and leverage their federal advocacy efforts for affordable housing.
National Housing Institute (NHI)
Provides support in creating healthy and thriving communities, at the intersection of theory, practice and policy in community development.
Public Housing Authority Directors Assoc. (PHADA)
Represents administrators of housing authorities, and works with Congress on public housing statutes and funding for low-income housing programs.
S&P / Case-Shiller Home Price Indices
Leading measures of residential real estate prices, tracking changes in the value of residential real estate both nationally as well as in 20 metropolitan regions.
U.S. Census Bureau Housing Data
Provides comprehensive range of data on the size, age and type of homes; home values, rents and mortgages, the housing and construction industry, and more.
U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD)
Cabinet department of federal government, HUD’s mission is to create strong, sustainable, inclusive communities and quality affordable homes for all.
Database of homes for sale, rent and not currently on the market, as well as estimated home and rent values, and other home-related information.
Solar Action Alliance
Solar Action Alliance is a group of environmentalists who want to spread the word about the most clean, reliable, and abundant source of renewable energy: the sun.