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July Pending Home Sales

NAR released a summary of pending home sales data showing that July’s pending home sales index is up for the 11th consecutive month. July’s pending sales are up only 0.5% from last month but improved 7.4% from a year...

July 2015 Existing-Home Sales Over Ten Years

View the July 2015 EHS Vs Ten Year Average slides. Every month NAR produces existing-home sales, median sales prices, and inventory figures. The reporting of this data is always based on homes sold the previous month and the data is...

July Existing-Home Sales

NAR released a summary of existing-home sales data showing that July’s existing-home sales increased year-over-year for the 10th consecutive month, as sales reach the 5.59 million seasonal annual adjusted rate. July’s sales are the highest sales pace since February...

June Housing Affordability Index

At the national level, housing affordability is down from a year ago and for the month of June as rates inch up and modest income growth still struggles to keep pace with the growth of home prices. Housing affordability...

May 2015 Housing Affordability Index

At the national level, housing affordability is down from a year ago and for the month of May as fewer previously owned homes are available and prices continue to grow at an unhealthy pace relative to incomes, and lower...