NAR existing home sales increase 2.1% in October

Single-family home sales climbed 2.1% to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 4.87 million in October from 4.77 million in September, but are still 1.0% under the 4.92 million pace a year ago.

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Japan GDP growth of 2.1% in the year beats the estimates. US Existing home sales declines.. Data from the National Association of Realtors showed on Tuesday last week that existing home sales fell 0.4% on a month over month basis in April to an annualized rate of 5.19 million.

The homes selling in May spent an average of 55 days on the market (DOM), an increase of 5.8% from 52 days in May 2018 but a decrease of 31.3% from 80 days in April. Forecast: May sales were five units, or 2.1%, above the Alabama Center for Real Estate’s (ACRE) monthly forecast. acre projected 239 sales for the month, while actual sales were.

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Sales. the NAR report. Existing-home sales reached a seasonally adjusted 5.39 million annual rate in July, up from 5.06 million in June. Distressed home sales, including foreclosures, made up 15.

Existing home sales gained some daylight in October 2018 versus the prior month, increasing 1.4 percent to 5.22 million on a seasonally adjusted annualized basis (SAAR) according to National Association of Realtors (NAR). October sales, however, were off 5.1 percent on a year-over-year comparison.

This page provides national and regional data on the number of new single-family houses sold and for sale. It also provides national data on median and average prices, the number of houses sold and for sale by stage of construction, and other statistics. The data are from the Survey of Construction.

 · The statewide median sales price for single-family existing homes was $259,470, up 2.6% from the previous year, according to data from Florida Realtors Research Department in partnership with local Realtor boards/associations. Last month’s statewide median price for condo-townhouse units was $194,050, up 2.1% over the year-ago figure.

 · 55 percent of homes sold in July were on market for less than a month, NAR said; Existing home sales account for 90 percent of the market and are calculated when a contract closes; new home sales.

S&P/Case-Shiller: Home prices continue to strengthen With today’s release of the April S&P/Case-Shiller Home Price Index, we learned that seasonally adjusted home prices for the benchmark 20-city index were unchanged month over month. The seasonally adjusted national index year-over-year change has hovered between 4.2% and 6.7% for the last two-plus years.

The Realtors reported 34% of the month’s sales were to first-time buyers, a four-year high. Single-family resales were at a seasonally adjusted rate of 4.86 million, up 4.1% from August and 0.6%.