Un)Affordable Housing Alert! FHFA Purchase-Only Home Price Index Rises 6.3% YoY For July (4.5x Fed’s ‘Inflation’ Rate and 2.73x Wage Growth) September 21, 2017September 21, 2017 Jon Economy, Government, Market Commentary, Real Estate The FHFA’s purchase-only home price index is out for July. It shows that home prices grew at a 6.3% YoY rate, but only 0.2% MoM. The largest home price increases were in Pacific and Mountain states. This post was published at Wall Street Examiner on September 21, 2017.