WASHINGTON, Feb. 17, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- There have been nine U.S. presidents since the National Association of Realtors® began its comprehensive reporting of home sales data in 1968. The country and the typical cost to buy a home have changed a lot. To celebrate President's Day, here is the national median single-family home price at the time each president was sworn in since 1969.
*Median sales prices are adjusted for inflation using the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics' CPI Inflation Calculator for 2016.
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SOURCE National Association of Realtors