Home asking prices rose 2.5% Y/Y nationally in September, according to the Trulia Price Monitor,...

|By:, SA News Editor

Home asking prices rose 2.5% Y/Y nationally in September, according to the Trulia Price Monitor, which - by tracking asking prices - claims to be a leading indicator. Current trends would have house prices up 4% for all of 2012, ending a long string of declines. The Trulia Rent Monitor shows a 4.8% increase in rents in the largest 25 markets.