Existing Home Sales Archive

Latest Home Price Data

In each Economic Update, the Research staff analyzes recently released economic indicators and addresses what these indicators mean for REALTORS® and their clients. Today’s update discusses home price measures....

Mortgage Rates

In each Economic Update, the Research staff analyzes recently released economic indicators and addresses what these indicators mean for REALTORS® and their clients. Today’s update discusses mortgage rates and affordability....

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...

Roughly 40% of existing homes sold in the US are sold in the South

April home sales data show that about 40 percent of all existing homes in the US are sold in the South.  At the current seasonally adjusted sales rate, that’s more than 2 million a year. For decades, the South...

Cash Sales: 27 Percent of Residential Sales

Approximately 27 percent of REALTORS® reported making cash sales in August, unchanged from July’s figure, according to the latest REALTORS® Confidence Index survey. The percentage of cash payments fluctuates from month to month. The high preponderance of all-cash sales...