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Housing Price Volatility Changes and Their Effects

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  • Walter Dolde
  • Dogan Tirtiroglu

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We examine significant volatility shifts in regional housing price changes, adapting a method of Haugen, Talmor and Torous (1991) independent of predefined sampling blocks. We identify 36 volatility events, most of which are purely regional, but three of which are national. We find significant associations of volatility events and economic conditions, especially national and regional income growth, inflation, and interest rates. During an initial adjustment period after a volatility shift, realized housing returns move opposite to volatility. We find evidence of significant interregional diffusion of volatility increases, but not of decreases. New insights on links between economic conditions and housing volatility and returns should be of value to household investors and mortgage investors. Copyright 2002 by the American Real Estate and Urban Economics Association.

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  • Walter Dolde & Dogan Tirtiroglu, 2002. "Housing Price Volatility Changes and Their Effects," Real Estate Economics, American Real Estate and Urban Economics Association, vol. 30(1), pages 41-66.
  • Handle: RePEc:bla:reesec:v:30:y:2002:i:1:p:41-66
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    1. Hong Miao & Sanjay Ramchander & Marc W. Simpson, 2011. "Return and Volatility Transmission in U.S. Housing Markets," Real Estate Economics, American Real Estate and Urban Economics Association, vol. 39(4), pages 701-741, December.
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    8. Robert I. Webb & Jian Yang & Jin Zhang, 2016. "Price Jump Risk in the US Housing Market," The Journal of Real Estate Finance and Economics, Springer, vol. 53(1), pages 29-49, July.

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