Home Prices by Region
Last Updated: 12/9/2013
Prices rose in the Northeast and West but were tempered by declines in the Midwest and South. In the Northeast, the median price rose to $247,300, up from $238,300 in September and up 7.4 percent from October 2012.
The price in the Midwest fell to $154,700, down from September's $157,400, but still up 9.3 percent from the previous year.
In the South, the median price decreased to $171,500 in October from $172,100 the month before. The median was up 12.9 percent from one year ago.
Prices in the West rose, with the median reaching $284,800, up from $283,000 in September. The West saw a 17.2 percent increase in year-over-year prices.
Data Source: National Association of Realtors