The CoreLogic Home Price Index ended 2017 with strong gains. The December HPI rose 6.6 percent from a year ago, and the full-year 2017 HPI was up 5.9 percent over the full year 2016. The HPI returned to the 2006 peak in October, and prices in 35 states have completely recovered losses from the housing crisis. The continued rapid appreciation, especially in the low-priced market, now turns the spotlight on affordability. To learn more, click the link to get the full report.