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WASHINGTON, Aug 21- Americans resold their homes in July at the fastest pace in almost a year, a sign the housing market was gaining steam again after a year-long slump. The National Association of Realtors said on Thursday existing home sales increased 2.4 percent to an annual rate of 5.15 million units.
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WASHINGTON— Applications for US unemployment aid fall by 14 K to 298 K, another sign of improving job market.
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CNBC's Diana Olick breaks down the surprising home builder confidence data for August.
CNBC's Diana Olick reports all regions saw gains in home builder sentiment for August.
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CNBC's Rick Santelli reports the latest pending home sales data.
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CNBC's Rick Santelli reports the latest new home sales data for the month of June, and Diana Olick provides insight on the number.
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Existing home sales are up for the third straight month. CNBC's Diana Olick digs into June's home sales data.
WASHINGTON, July 22- U.S. home resales rose in June to their fastest pace in eight months, a signal that the housing market was pulling out of a slump. The National Association of Realtors said on Tuesday existing home sales increased 2.6 percent to an annual rate of 5.04 million units. "Things are flying pretty fast," said Lawrence Yun, the NAR's chief economist.
CNBC's Diana Olick breaks down the latest June existing home sales data.
WASHINGTON, July 22- U.S. home resales rose in June to their fastest pace in eight months, a signal that the housing market was pulling out of a slump. The National Association of Realtors said on Tuesday existing home sales increased 2.6 percent to an annual rate of 5.04 million units.