The housing market continued to reward investors over the past week, as data suggested the party will go on, if only for a while.

The RP Data-Rismark Daily Home Value Index for the five mainland state capitals, updated for the week ending Sunday, rose just 0.1 per cent on average. Annual growth remained strong, with an 8.1 per cent average and Sydney again leading the pack with a rise of 11.7 per cent. But…