Tag : National Association of Realtors

Existing Home Sales Surge in November

December 21, 2016

WASHINGTON — A big surge in the Northeast and a smaller gain in the South pushed existing-home sales up in November for the third consecutive month, according to the National … Read More

Pending Home Sales Maintain Momentum in March

April 27, 2016

WASHINGTON — Pending home sales increased slightly in March for the second consecutive month and reached their highest level in almost a year, according to the National Association of Realtors. … Read More

Sales of Existing Homes Down in February

March 21, 2016

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

Survey Shows Need for More Single-Family Home Construction

March 15, 2016

WASHINGTON—Over three-quarters of surveyed households would purchase a single-family home if they were to buy in the next six months, and 79% of renters would choose to buy outside of … Read More

Existing-Home Sales Inch Forward in January, Price Growth Accelerates

February 23, 2016

WASHINGTON – Existing-home sales crept forward in January to the highest annual rate in six months, and subpar supply levels propelled price growth to the fastest increase since last April, … Read More

Existing Home Sales Regain Momentum in September

October 22, 2015

Existing–home sales rebounded strongly in September following August’s decline and have now increased year–over–year for 12 consecutive months, according to the National Association of Realtors. All four major regions experienced … Read More

Survey: Americans Think Homeownership is a Sound Investment

October 15, 2015

A vast majority of Americans believe that buying a home is a solid financial decision, and most believe they could sell their home for at least its initial purchase price, … Read More

Pending Home Sales Post Modest Rise in July

August 27, 2015

Pending home sales were mostly unchanged in July, but rose modestly for the sixth time in seven months, according to the National Association of Realtors. The Pending Home Sales Index, … Read More

Existing-Home Sales Maintain Solid Growth in July

August 20, 2015

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