The latest Homes.com Local Market Index reports the following:
• Monthly increases in 87 of the top 100 markets and in 163 of the 200 midsized markets.
• Honolulu, Hawaii remains the top gaining market on a year-over-year basis with a 23.67 index point increase.
• California markets [Los Angeles-Long Beach-Santa Ana, Calif.; San Francisco-Oakland-Fremont, Calif.; and San Diego-Carlsbad-San Marcos, Calif.] are among the top 5 and increased 21.43, 20.52, and 19.44 index points respectively.
• Six of the top 10 monthly gaining markets are in the South, two from the Northeast, and two are from the West.