Economic Reports Existing Home Sales

  • WASHINGTON, Aug 24- U.S. home resales fell more than expected in July after four straight months of strong gains, as a lack of inventory limited choice for buyers, but further price rises suggested the housing market remained on solid ground. The slump in sales reported by the National Association of Realtors on Wednesday is likely to be temporary, given that a...

  • A real estate agent places an ad for a house in the window display board.

    Prolonged low rates and dwindling liquidity for loans on the secondary market could grind home sales to a halt again.

  • WASHINGTON, Aug 24- U.S. home resales fell more than expected in July after four straight months of strong gains as a lack of inventory limited choice for buyers, but further gains in prices suggested the housing market remained on solid ground. The National Association of Realtors said on Wednesday existing home sales declined 3.2 percent to an annual rate of...

  • WASHINGTON, Aug 24- U.S. home resales fell more than expected in July after four straight months of strong gains as a lack of inventory limited choice for buyers, but further gains in prices suggested the housing market remained on solid ground. The National Association of Realtors said on Wednesday existing home sales declined 3.2 percent to an annual rate of...

  • WASHINGTON— The National Association of Realtors reports on July sales of existing homes Wednesday at 10 a.m. Eastern. That would be a pullback from June's 1.1 gain percent gain to a rate of 5.57 million, the highest level since February 2007. The median home sales price for existing homes reached $247,700 in June, up 4.8 percent from a year ago.

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  • Luxury home prices up slightly

    The latest reading on luxury home prices shows a small increase compared to last year. CNBC's Diana Olick reports.

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  • A home for sale in Miami, Florida.

    CNBC's Diana Olick has details on existing home sales data.

  • WASHINGTON, July 21- U.S. home resales unexpectedly rose in June to their fastest pace in more than nine years as low mortgage interest rates drew buyers into the market, a positive sign for the economy. The National Association of Realtors said on Thursday existing home sales increased 1.1 percent to an annual rate of 5.57 million units last month, the highest...

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  • New home sales slide

    CNBC's Diana Olick takes a look at the slide in new home sales, pointing at low inventories as the biggest housing issue.

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