Existing Home Sales Archive

February 2015 EHS Vs Ten Year February Average

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 explained in comparison to the same month a...

February Pending Home Sales

NAR released a summary of pending home sales data showing that February’s pending home sales index is up 3.1% from last month and improved 12.0% from a year ago which is a good start for the spring months. Pending...

Latest New Home Sales (February 2015)

Contracts to buy a newly constructed home soared in February, portending a solid demand going into the spring home buying season. One reason is due to builders bringing less-expensive homes onto the market. Diving into the numbers, new home...

February Existing Home Sales

NAR released a summary of existing home sales data showing that February’s existing home sales improved from last month and a year ago, while fewer homes on the market drive price growth. February’s sales show a fifth consecutive month...

Existing Home Sales Trends: A Two Graph Summary

Every month a variety of press commentary discusses NAR’s Existing Home Sales market data.  Can commentary about the housing outlook be summarized in a visually compelling graph?  The answer is “Yes”. Home sales on a 6/12-month rolling basis–i.e., total...