This quarterly report measures the ability of a family earning the median income to purchase a median-priced home.
Home prices continued to grow in most metropolitan areas in the third quarter, but all four major regions saw increases at or below 5 percent from a year ago.
Next Monthly Release
NAR will release its next monthly report on housing affordability on Friday, Dec. 12, 2014 at 10 a.m. ET.
Next Quarterly Release
NAR will release its next quarterly report on housing affordability on Wednesday, Feb. 11, 2015 at 10 a.m. ET.