Existing Home Sales Archive

Charts on April Existing Home Sales

Total existing-home sales, which are completed transactions that include single-family homes, townhomes, condominiums and co-ops, increased 3.4 percent to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 4.62 million in April from a downwardly revised 4.47 million in March, and are...

Charts on March Existing Home Sales

Existing home sales (single-family plus condos), which measure actual closings, decreased 2.6 percent in March to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 4.48 million units pace. Even with the decrease, the first quarter average of 4.57 million is the...

February Existing Home Sales in Graphs

The spikes in sales in late-2009 and mid-2010 were due to the home buyer tax credit deadlines.  Outside of these spike periods, the past two months of sales are at the highest levels in 5 years. Inventory has been...

FYI: Existing Home Sales Data by State

NAR’s existing-home sales series is provided for the four major regions and for the nation. Most state and local associations of Realtors® provide data for their service areas.  This information is typically raw counts of sales from local multiple...

Home Sales and Confidence

Naturally, more jobs should mean more home sales.  However, that relationship does not always hold up if mortgage availability or consumer confidence move in a less favorable direction.  In the past few years, jobs have been added and rates...