The strongest improvements in median sale prices over the four-quarter period ending in June of 2013 were dominated by markets from the Sun Belt and Atlanta.
The number of sinkholes is growing, putting more homes at risk, and some experts say it even has the potential to threaten the housing recovery in Florida.
Higher interest rates continue to put the squeeze on the number of home owners refinancing, leading to the second consecutive week in which loan demand has fallen.
Topics: Mortgage Acts and Practices
The housing recovery rolls on with some markets seeing bigger progress than others.