Indexes show August price declines

CoreLogic reports depreciation in 78 of 100 markets tracked

U.S. home prices posted their first year-over-year decline in 2010 during August, according to data aggregator CoreLogic.

CoreLogic’s Home Price Index showed national home prices declining 1.5 percent in August compared to the same month a year ago. The index showed prices down 28.2 percent from their April, 2006 peak.