NEW YORK ( CNBC) -- Economists are saying it, and now even some Americans are saying it. After falling to depths not seen since the Great Depression, the U.S. housing market may finally be rising from the ashes. It may not seem like a lot, but 27% of Americans believe the value of their homes will increase in the next year, according the CNBC All America Economic Survey. That is the highest percentage since 2007 and the third straight quarter that such optimism has gained.
By Diana Olick, CNBC Correspondent
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