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June Delivered a Mixed Bag in Terms of Housing

June was another “Jekyll and Hyde” month for US housing. According to the National Association of Realtors, existing home sales came in at the highest number we’ve seen since 2009 – at the peak of buying activity due to the Homebuyer Tax Credit program – an annualized rate of 5.49 [...]

NAR’s pending home sales index slips in June, but not by much

Pending home sales in June may have backslid slightly from this summer’s hot streak, but sales are still up considerably compared to a year ago, according to the most recent numbers released by the National Association of Realtors (NAR)...

Pending Home Sales Slip in June

Wilfredo Lee/AP By JOSH BOAK WASHINGTON -- The number of signed contracts to buy homes fell in June, as limited supplies of homes on the market are holding back possible sales growth. The National Association of Realtors said Wednesday that its seasonally adjusted pending home sales index declined 1.8 percent to 110.3 last month. Show More Summary

U.S. pending home sales take a breather in June

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Contracts to buy previously owned U.S. homes unexpectedly fell in June after five straight months of increase, suggesting some cooling in sales activity after recent hefty gains. The National Association of Realtors...Show More Summary

Pending home sales unexpectedly drop (ITB, XHB, PKB, HOMX, FLM)

Pending home sales fell for the first time this year in May. Sales fell 1.8% month-over-month, but are still near the highest levels in nine years, according to the National Association of Realtors (NAR). In the release, NAR chief economist...Show More Summary

Real Prices and Price-to-Rent Ratio in May

A great discussion from Nick Timiraos at the WSJ: Are Home Prices Again Breaking Records? Not Really The National Association of Realtors‘ monthly home sales report made a big splash last week with news that median home prices in June...Show More Summary

NAR home sales: Homes are selling like high-priced hotcakes

This year’s spring homebuying season is the strongest housing market seen since the economic downturn, with both home sales and prices soaring to new highs, according to the National Association of Realtors (NAR)...

US existing-home sales surge in June, prices hit record

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Sales of existing homes in the US surged in June to their highest level in more than eight years and prices hit a record high, the National Association of Realtors said Wednesday. Sales of previously owned homes rose to an annual rate of 5.49 million units, a gain of 3.2 percent from the slightly...

Existing-Home Sales Hit Fastest Pace In Eight Years; Median Sales Price Hits New High

Sales of previously-owned homes rose 3.2% in June, hitting their highest pace since February 2007, the National Association of Realtors said Wednesday. Rising demand for housing coupled with limited supply pushed the national median sales price to an all-time high of $236,400. Show More Summary

U.S. existing home sales near 8-1/2-year high

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. home resales rose in June to their highest level in nearly 8-1/2 years, a sign of pent-up demand that should buoy the housing market recovery and overall economy. The National Association of Realtors saidShow More Summary

Afternoon Coffee: Homebuilder Confidence Spikes, US Consumer Prices Rise in June

Categories: Afternoon Coffee Tags: General News Homebuilders’ confidence levels have reached the highest levels in a decade. The National Association of Home Builders/Wells Fargo builder sentiment index is at 60, the highest since November 2005. Show More Summary

Lawler: Early Read on Existing Home Sales in June

From housing economist Tom Lawler:Based on reports released by various realtor associations/MLS from across the country, I predict that existing home sales as estimated by the National Association of Realtors ran at a seasonally adjusted...Show More Summary

Home Builder Confidence Rose to Nearly a 10-Year High

The National Association of Home Builders (NAHB) and Wells Fargo said that the Housing Market Index (HMI) rose to itsRead the Rest...

NAHB: Builder Confidence at 60 in July, Highest Level Since November 2005

The National Association of Home Builders (NAHB) reported the housing market index (HMI) was at 60 in July, unchanged from June (but June was revised up). Any number above 50 indicates that more builders view sales conditions as good...Show More Summary

NRA Says "Race-Baiting" "Mainstream Media" Puts On A "Modern-Day Minstrel Show"

Image from leaked 2006 NRA graphic novel showing man guarding his home against looters following a natural disaster. A new "Commentators" video from the National Rifle Association (NRA) accuses the "mainstream media" of pushing negative...Show More Summary

New home sales ‘come alive’ this month

Home sales are off to their best year since before the financial collapse, according to the National Association of Realtors (NAR). According to the association’s Pending Home Sales Index (PHSI), a predictor of housing market activity based on contract signings, contract activity rose again in May for the fifth straight month and is at its highest level since April...

Here’s Your Fallout Shelter For WSJ Housing PR Bomb

Given the way that the Wall Street Journal and its biggest client, the National Association of Realtors keep you in the dark and feed you manure, they must think you are a mushroom. They did it last week with the “existing home sales” and have done it again this week with the “pending home sales” release. Pending…

West, northeast drive spike in home sales activity

Pending home sales activity hit a nine-year high during May, according to the National Association of Realtors. Sales volume increased by 0.9 percent in May when compared to April and by 10.4 percent when compared to May 2014. Activity has now increased on a year-to-year basis for nine straight months, with month-to-month increases occurring each of the last five months...

Pending Home Sales Hit Highest Level In Nine Years In May

credit: Peter Dazeley/getty images The number of contracts signed to buy previously-owned homes rose again in May to reach its highest level in more than nine years, the National Association of Realtors said Monday. NAR’s Pending Home Sales Index, which tracks contract signings (as opposed to closed sales), rose 0.9% in May to a level [...]

Pending Home Sales Climb to 9-Year High

Ron Antonelli/Bloomberg via Getty Images By JOSH BOAK WASHINGTON -- More Americans signed contracts to purchase homes in May, as pending sales climbed to their highest level in more than nine years. The National Association of Realtors said Monday that its seasonally adjusted pending home sales index rose 0.9 percent to 112.6 last month. Show More Summary

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