Last year, homebuilding and new home sales in Orange County stood apart from neighboring Southern California counties, where construction and sales either grew at a more lackluster pace or declined. ORANGE COUNTY building permits hit their highest...
CNBC's Diana Olick reports the latest on new home sales in the U.S.
New residential single-family home sales increased 3.7% to an annually adjusted rate of 555,000 in January, the report stated. This is up from December's rate of 535,000 and 5.5% above January 2016's rate of 526,000... new sales have much room to grow," McLaughlin said. Show More Summary
New home sales for January were reported at 555,000 on a seasonally adjusted annual rate basis (SAAR). This was below the consensus forecast, and the three previous months were all revised down. So overall this was a disappointing report.Sales...Show More Summary
Looking for property in Santa Fe, New Mexico? There seems to be an endless supply of to-die-for midcentury modern homes for sale across the country, but sometimes we have to remind ourselves that there are, in fact, other types of houses...Show More Summary
New home sales for January 2017 were released and they were not up to expectations. The post Bubble? New Home Sales Disappoint was originally published at The Wall Street Examiner. Follow the money!
"Soft", survey and optimism-based, data may (still) be euphoric, but when it comes to "hard", actual economic data, moments ago the Census reported the latest disappointment when it comes to New Home Sales, which rose to 555K in January, missing expectations of 571K, and up 3.7% from a downward revised 535K in December. Show More Summary
CNBC's Rick Santelli reports the latest read on new home sales and University of Michigan consumer confidence.
Americans bought more new homes in January after a steep fall-off the previous month, a sign the housing market is healthy despite higher mortgage rates. New home sales rose 3.7 … Click to Continue »
The Census Bureau reports New Home Sales in January were at a seasonally adjusted annual rate (SAAR) of 555 thousand. The previous three months were revised down.."Sales of new single-family houses in January 2017 were at a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 555,000, according to estimates released jointly today by the U.S. Show More Summary
The Commerce Department says new home sales rose 3.7 percent to a seasonally-adjusted 555,000 units. That is 5.5 percent higher than a year ago.
From Tim Duy at Bloomberg Whom to Listen to in the Fed MinutesWhen it comes to the meetings of the Federal Open Market Committee, not all central bank policy makers are created equally. There are “participants” -- all the policy makers in the room -- and there are “members,” those who have a vote. Show More Summary
If spending so much time inside this season has you feeling like your home could use refresh, look no further. When opening the windows is out of the question, treating your space to a little something new can offset the winter blahs like nothing else. Here are eleven things we're loving right now, that just happen to also be on sale for under $50. READ MORE »
Anker’s home goods brand, Eufy, put its new set of copper string lights back on sale today for $9. Unlike last week’s sale, this set doesn’t include a remote, but it’s also a few bucks cheaper, and is a fine option for indoor or outdoor decorating. Read more...
Also this week: Reports on new and existing home sales
It has been said that baseball has more of a sense of history than any other sport. One of the gold-standard players is iconic New York Yankee slugger and outfielder Mickey Mantle, a Hall of Famer who played with a passion and aggressiveness...Show More Summary
The key economic report this week are January New and Existing Home sales. ----- Monday, Feb 20th ----- All US markets are closed in observance of the Presidents' Day holiday. ----- Tuesday, Feb 21st----- No major economic releases scheduled. Show More Summary
And where they’re falling Home prices rose across Los Angeles in 2016, but prices in some neighborhoods soared higher and faster than in other areas. A new report from the MLS focuses on sales of condo units, highlighting which LA neighborhoods...Show More Summary
Over the past three years, new homes have been on fire, increasing every year. Last year they were up 12.2 percent over 2015 and reached the highest annual total since 2006. With every sales increase, new homes are helping to fill the inventory deficits that plague most markets...
Early in "Death of a Salesman," it is late at night and an exhausted Willy Loman arrives home having not made it to even one of his sales calls that day. The end is nigh for Willy, that's clear from the moment we see him shuffle in. Upstairs are his two sons, Biff and Happy, smoking cigarettes...