DC Real Estate Market Trend History


The DC real estate market trends in home sale prices has many people talking about home values in terms of where they are now, where they were and, of course, where they are headed.  It’s interesting to look back and see how home prices compare to values prior to the housing crisis. Annually, Freddie Mac releases their House Price Index on a quarterly basis.  The index provides monthly home values for:

• the nation as a whole
• each of the 50 states
• 367 metropolitan statistical areas

This quarter, the report also included a look at today’s home values as compared to Pre-2008 values and you can scroll through time. Here are some dynamic charts that visually show the numbers by hovering over the state or metropolitan area starting with the Washington DC region.

Home Prices since 2008 Peak