Home price gains exceed 5 percent in some markets

But clouds on the horizon could change things

Twelve major markets saw home price gains that exceeded 5 percent spanning June 2014 to June 2015. According to S&P/Case-Shiller’s Home Price Index, the average year-to-year appreciation for the largest 20 metros nationally was 5 percent. Denver, San Francisco and Dallas reported the highest year-over-year gains with price increases of 10.2 percent, 9.5 percent and 8.2 percent, respectively.