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The Case-Shiller Home Price Index measures home price appreciation.

Phoenix Home Price Appreciation – August 2011 to August 2013

Overall Prices = Up 41%

• Low Price Tier = Up 78%
• Middle Price Tier = Up 51%
• High Price Tier = Up 31%

Phoenix AZ Case-Shiller Home Price Index

Case-Shiller Phoenix Index

Phoenix Home Price Tier Breakpoints for August 2013

• Low Tier – Up to $165,927
• Middle Tier – $165,927 – $269,980
• High Tier – $269,980 and up

The Case-Shiller Home Price Index (press release) is the best estimate of actual home price appreciation (or depreciation). The downside to the Case-Shiller Index, however, is that it runs a little old.

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Inflation Adjusted Case-Shiller Home Price Index for Phoenix, Arizona

Be aware that there are some problems in applying an index (Consumer Price Index) to an index (Case-Shiller Home Price Index) but, nevertheless, the results are revealing.

Overall Prices = 102% of January 2000 index

• Low Price Tier = 93% of January 2000 index
• Middle Price Tier = 100% of January 2000 index
• High Price Tier = 107% of January 2000 index

Case-Shiller Phoenix Inflation-Adjusted