New home sales beat expectations, rise 10.8%

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New home sales in December far surpassed expectations, soaring 10.8% between November and December to an annual rate of 544,000, the Commerce Department reported Wednesday. Economists surveyed by.

Real estate sectors. was slightly ahead of expectations of 185k net new jobs. Earlier in the week, ADP reported a 230k rise in private employment, significantly beating expectations. ism employment.

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A home builder works on the framing of a new home being constructed in Shrewsbury. That was the highest reading since October. The May increase beat the Econoday consensus for a one-point rise. Any.

Housing: Positive growth expected for 2017. These increases compound the corresponding 2015 and 2016 existing-home sales and new-home sales increases. In terms of existing home sales, Indiana beat the nation by 1.6 percentage points for the 12 months ending June 2016. In residential.

Deliveries increased 30% to 8,820 homes. beat expectations of $408,030. New orders increased 24% to 10,463 homes, topping the FactSet consensus of 9,972, while the average sales price fell 2.5% to.

Existing home sales increased for the third straight month to. “November marked the third month in a row in which sales strongly beat expectations, showing strength despite an early Thanksgiving.

New Home sales beat expectations in May. June 23, 2017 by Dan, we see the steady rise in new home sales following the 1990 recession and the acceleration in sales during the real estate bubble that peaked in 2005.. Here is a chart of new home sales as a percent of the population.

U.S. home sales rose more than expected in July, boosted by lower. Economists polled by Reuters had forecast existing home sales would.

New Home Sales Fall, but Beat Expectations.. New home sales beat expectations, rise 10.8%. New home sales beat expectations. Paul Jackson is the former publisher and CEO at HousingWire.

Tags: real estate, housing market, home prices, housing, existing home sales, pending home sales, new home sales, mortgages, interest rates devon thorsby is the Real Estate editor at U.S. News & World Report, where she writes consumer-focused articles about the homebuying and selling process, home improvement, tenant rights and the state of the.