Home prices nationwide increased a slight 1.1% over last year in April, making it the second year-over-year increase in 2012, real estate research firm CoreLogic said.
Compared to March, home prices, including distressed sales, increased by 2.2% in April.
Excluding distressed sales, April prices grew 2.6% from March and 1.9% from last year, according to CoreLogic’s April Home Price Index.
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