Biz Blog

Choose a blog

Raleigh home prices holding up, comparatively speaking

Bookmark and Share

Readers of The Wall Street Journal are learning today what those of us here in the Triangle already know: Our local housing market isn't as bubble-busted as the rest of the country.

The newspaper's quarterly analysis of housing data in 28 major real estate markets shows that home prices in the Raleigh market were down 5.7 percent from their peak.

That's the second-smallest drop of any of the cities the Journal looked at. The only place holding up better than here: Nashville. 

Read the story here.

Cars View All
Find a Car
Jobs View All
Find a Job
Homes View All
Find a Home

Want to post a comment?

In order to join the conversation, you must be a member of Click here to register or to log in.

About the blogger

Business reporter Jack Hagel covers real estate for The News & Observer. Look for his Real Deals column about local deals and industry trends in the newspaper's business section on Thursdays. Jack can be reached at (919) 829-8917 or