According to CoreLogic, home prices across Northwest Arkansas were up 4% in November 2012 compared to November 2011. On a month-over-month basis, home prices increased by 0.8% in November 2012 compared to October 2012.
Nationally, CoreLogic reports that home prices increased on a year-over-year basis by 7.4% in November 2012, the biggest increase nationally since May 2006. On a month-over-month basis, home prices increased by 0.3% from October to November of 2012. CoreLogic data indicates that national home prices are expected to rise by 7.9 percent in December 2012 compared to December 2011.