Existing Home Sales Archive

March Existing Home Sales

NAR released a summary of existing home sales data showing that March’s existing home sales rose from last month and a year ago, as better weather and release of pent up demand helped to close homes. March’s sales are...

Raw Count of Home Sales (March 2015)

Existing home sales rose 6.1 percent in March from one month prior while new home sales fell 11.4 percent.  These headline figures are seasonally adjusted figures and are reported in the news.  However, for everyday practitioners, simple raw counts...

Latest New Home Sales (March 2015)

Contract signings to buy a newly constructed home fell in March from the prior month.  The likely reason is the lack of construction rather than the lack of demand.  The single-family housing starts had been lower in February and...

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...