Photo byShutterstock.

BOCA RATON, FL—Property appreciation is slowing in housingmarkets across the country as upward pressure on the demand forhomeownership declines, according to the latest national indexproduced quarterly by Florida Atlantic University and FloridaInternational University faculty.

"Unraveling our model, we see that property price appreciationis decelerating in most of our measured 23 markets," said EliBeracha, a real estate professor in the Hollo School of Real Estateat FIU and one of the creators of the Beracha, Hardin & JohnsonBuy vs. Rent (BH&J) Index. "Looking back over the past fewquarters, we see slowing property appreciation, which suggests thatthe rapid property appreciation witnessed in recent quarters isalmost certainly over."

Continue Reading for Free

Register and gain access to:

  • Breaking commercial real estate news and analysis, on-site and via our newsletters and custom alerts
  • Educational webcasts, white papers, and ebooks from industry thought leaders
  • Critical coverage of the property casualty insurance and financial advisory markets on our other ALM sites, PropertyCasualty360 and ThinkAdvisor
NOT FOR REPRINT

© 2024 ALM Global, LLC, All Rights Reserved. Request academic re-use from www.copyright.com. All other uses, submit a request to [email protected]. For more information visit Asset & Logo Licensing.