Skip to comments.Some big cities at risk of another housing bubble: Shiller
Posted on 07/05/2013 5:02:14 AM PDT by Olog-hai
Dramatic home price gains in some of Americas largest cities point to a potentially new housing bubble in those areas, according to Robert Shiller, who helped create a closely watched gauge of U.S. housing prices.
Shiller said big price gains in Las Vegas, Los Angeles, San Francisco, Miami and Phoenix, fueled in part by a large influx of outside investor money, are a possible sign of trouble ahead.
There is a risk of bubbles in these cities, Shiller, a co-founder of the S&P/Case-Shiller Home Price Index, told Reuters on Wednesday. House prices increases have been dramatic. It looks like the beginning of the last bubble.
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