existing home price Archive

A Deeper Look at the Latest Existing Home Sales Data

NAR released a summary of existing home sales data showing that overall existing home sales for 2013 reached a 7 year high of 5.09 million. December showed a slight decrease of 0.6% from a year ago. Existing home sales...

October Existing-Home Sales Cool but Low Inventory Drives Prices Higher

Today NAR released a summary of existing home sales data showing that overall existing home sales fell by 3.2 percent from September to October 2013 but are 6 percent higher than October 2012. The national median existing-home price for...

Existing Home Sales by Price Category

Did You Know: More than 11% of homes sold had a sales price over $500,000, and sales growth was highest among homes in above-median-priced categories. In spite of the price variation by region, when summed to the regional level...

More than 10% of Homes Sold had a Sales Price over $500,000

Data based on May’s existing home sales release, covering April figures. For more information, check out the “supplemental market data” file on the EHS data page. Sales growth was largest among homes in above-median-priced categories in April, and more...

Gap Between New and Existing Home Price

New homes should carry a premium because everything is new: carpets, appliances, paint, etc. Moreover, the new home tends to be larger. However, new homes may not necessarily be built in the best of neighborhoods simply because all the...