According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, prices for housing were 21.29% higher in 2021 versus 2013 (a $0.21 difference in value).
Between 2013 and 2021: Housing experienced an average inflation rate of 2.44% per year. This rate of change indicates significant inflation. In other words, housing costing $1 in the year 2013 would cost $1.21 in 2021 for an equivalent purchase. Compared to the overall inflation rate of 1.58% during this same period, inflation for housing was higher.
In the year 2013: Pricing changed by 2.08%, which is below the average yearly change for housing during the 2013-2021 time period. Compared to inflation for all items in 2013 (1.46%), inflation for housing was higher.
Raw Consumer Price Index data from U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics for Housing:
Below are calculations of equivalent buying power for Housing, over time, for $1 beginning in 2013. Each of the amounts below is equivalent in terms of what it could buy at the time:
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