House Appreciation for 4th Quarter 2014

Four-Quarter Price Change from 2013 Qtr 4 to 2014 Qtr4

Vermont appreciation is -2.03%, New Hampshire appreciation is +4.02%

House Price Index (HPI) for House Appreciation Federal Housing Finance Agency (FHFA) tracks average house price changes in repeat sales or refinancing on the same single-family properties. The purchase only index (repeat sales) is based on more than 6 million repeat sales transactions using data from Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac for mortgages originated over the past 36 years.

For more information click on links below.

Map of US appreciation:

http://www.fhfa.gov/DataTools/Tools/Pages/Four-Quarter-Heat-Map.aspx

Chart of US appreciation change

http://www.fhfa.gov/DataTools/Tools/Pages/4th-Quarter-Line-Chart.aspx

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House Appreciation – Latest FHFA figures, Quarter 3 2014

Four-Quarter Price Change 2013 Qtr3 to 2014 Qtr3  

 

Vermont appreciation is 0.2%, New Hampshire appreciation is 3.5%

 

House Price Index (HPI) for House Appreciation Federal Housing Finance Agency (FHFA) tracks average house price changes in repeat sales or refinancing on the same single-family properties.  The purchase only index (repeat sales) is based on more than 6 million repeat sales transactions using data from Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac for mortgages originated over the past 36 years.

 

For more information click on links below.

 

Map of US appreciation:

http://www.fhfa.gov/DataTools/Tools/Pages/Four-Quarter-Heat-Map.aspx

Chart of US appreciation change

http://www.fhfa.gov/DataTools/Tools/Pages/4th-Quarter-Line-Chart.aspx

 

Joanne Kent, Broker Associate  Four Seasons Sotheby’s International Realty

joanne.kent@fourseasonssir.com

 

 

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Our Merger

About our merger

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE January 22, 2015

Lang McLaughry Real Estate, Vermont Country Properties Sotheby’s International Realty and Four Seasons Sotheby’s International Realty join forces

South Burlington, Vt. Lang McLaughry Real Estate, the largest real estate firm in Vermont, with 15 offices, has merged with Four Seasons Sotheby’s International Realty, which has three offices in New Hampshire. Together, they have acquired Vermont Country Properties Sotheby’s International Realty, which has five offices in southern Vermont. The combined entities will operate as Four Seasons Sotheby’s International Realty, with a total of 23 offices and over 220 sales associates across Vermont and New Hampshire.

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House Price Index for House Appreciation

Steady increase in average house price changes in repeat sales or refinancing for Quarter 3 of 2013.  Link to Federal Housing Finance Agency for 2013 Quarter 3 report  http://www.fhfa.gov/Default.aspx?Page=84

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3rd Quarter 2012 shows steady increase in house appreciation

Federal Housing Finance Agency (FHFA) 3rd Quarter 2012 house appreciation (HPI) shows a steady increase in house appreciation.
FOUR-QUARTER PRICE CHANGE 2011 Q3 – 2012 Q3
VERMONT +2.8%
NEW HAMPSHIRE -1.5%

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2013 Update of Cost Vs Value

Cost Vs Value update for 2013 reports stabilizing house values and lower construction costs resulting in a rise of the national average cost-value ratio, ending a six-year decline. The Remodeling Cost vs. Value Report 2013 also shows a cost-value rise for each project and replacement projects gained more ground than remodeling projects. The top high-value projects are all replacements: Steel entry door (85.6%), fiber-cement siding (79.3%), and garage door-midrange (75.7%). To view the full report: http://www.remodeling.hw.net/2013/costvsvalue/national.aspx

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