Areas Where Home Prices Are Rising the Most
While the housing downturn hammered most of the nation, some areas improved, Zillow.com says.
While median American home values posted their steepest year-to-year drop in a dozen years during the first quarter of 2008, a number of areas actually reported increases, according to a report by Zillow.com. Of the 160 metro areas covered in the report, only 30 did not decline from the same period last year. Here are the best performers:
RegionMedian PriceYear-Over-Year ChangeMobile, Ala.
, N.C.$220,0003.8%Grand Junction, Colo.