Home Prices in 20 U.S. Cities Rise Less Than Forecast: Chart

Shiller: Normally Rising House Prices Are Now Flat

Home prices in 20 U.S. cities rose less than projected in May from a year earlier, signaling both buyers and sellers had the potential to benefit during the busy selling season, according to S&P CoreLogic Case-Shiller data reported Tuesday. The group’s property values index increased 5.2 percent, missing the median forecast of economists after climbing 5.4 percent in the year through April.