Tag : Home Sales

New Home Sales Relatively Unchanged in March

1 year ago

WASHINGTON — Sales of newly built, single-family homes fell 1.5% in March from an upwardly revised February reading to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 511,000 units, according to newly … Read More

Sales of Existing Homes Down in February

2 years ago

WASHINGTON — After increasing to the highest annual rate in six months, existing-home sales tumbled in February amidst unshakably low supply levels and steadfast price growth in several sections of … Read More

Fannie Mae Expands Access to Credit

2 years ago

Fannie Mae announced Tuesday an innovative lending option aimed at helping creditworthy borrowers with lower and moderate incomes have access to an affordable, sustainable mortgage.  HomeReady mortgage features new functionality for … Read More

Existing-Home Sales Maintain Solid Growth in July

2 years ago

Existing-home sales steadily increased for the third consecutive month in July, while stubbornly low inventory levels and rising prices are likely to blame for sales to first-time buyers falling to … Read More

Pending Home Sales Dip in June

2 years ago

Pending home sales dropped in June, according to the National Association of Realtors. Sales remained near May’s level, the organization said, which remains the highest in more than nine years. Modest … Read More

Housing Prices: Slowing to Sustainable Growth

2 years ago

The National Association of Homebuilders reports that The Federal Housing Finance Agency (FHFA) and the Standard and Poor’s/Case-Shiller recently released their respective home price indices for April. House prices have been … Read More