WASHINGTON — U.S. home prices continued their steady upward march in February as buyers competed for a limited number of available properties.
The Standard & Poor's/Case-Shiller 20-city home price index rose 5.4 percent that month compared with a year earlier, according to a report released Tuesday. That's down slightly from January's 5.7 percent rise.
Prices are rising even as sales have leveled off in recent months. Read more>>