Existing Home Sales Archive

Raw Count of Home Sales (October 2017)

Existing home sales rose 2.0 percent in October from one month prior while new home sales increased 6.2 percent.  These headline figures are seasonally adjusted figures and are reported in the news.  However, for everyday practitioners, simple raw counts...

October 2017 Existing Home Sales

NAR released a summary of existing-home sales data showing that housing market activity this September inclined 2.0 percent from last month but fell modestly 0.9 percent from last year. October’s existing home sales reached 5.48 million seasonally adjusted annual...

September 2017 EHS Over Ten Years

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...

September 2017 Pending Home Sales

NAR released a summary of pending home sales data showing that September’s pending home sales pace was flat with no gain from last month and down 3.5 percent from a year ago. Pending sales represent homes that have a...

Homebuying Demand Continues to Outpace Supply in Many States in September 2017

In a monthly survey of REALTORS®, respondents are asked “Compared to the same month last year, how would you rate the past month’s traffic in neighborhood(s) or area(s) where you make most of your sales?” Respondents rate buyer traffic...