Pending home sales hit two-year high: NAR

Pending home sales climb to two-year high in May. Pending home sales climbed 5.9% in May, with an index reaching 101.1, the National Association of Realtors said Wednesday.. the Commerce.

Pending Home Sales Hit 5-Year High – wallstreetinsanity.com – In a sign of a strengthening economy, contracts on new home construction reached a 5-year high in October, according to a Thursday report from the National Association of Realtors. The NAR’s pending home sale index increased by 5.2 percent to reach 104.8 last month. The last time the index hit such a level was March 2007, and is now 13.2.

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Section 1031 Like-Kind Exchanges: An Update Pending Home Sales Jump to Two-Year High – 24/7 Wall St. – The National Association of Realtors (NAR) this morning released its data on pending home sales in July. The index rose from 99.3 in June to a two-year high of 101.7. Compared with July of 2011.

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Compared with a year earlier, sales in January were down 4.8%, the. The drop was surprising given that pending home sales increased slightly over the past two months, which typically predicts an uptick in existing home sales.. Realtor. com under license from the National Association of Realtors.

March home sales down; Avg. price hits 10-year high; Q1 sales, prices increase. March home sales. Pending home sales increase for second straight month.

2017 HW Vanguard: Tawn Kelley Foreclosure mess scares off homebuyers: Campbell/Inside Mortgage Finance If you read reports from Real Estate Economy Watch and Campbell/Inside Mortgage Finance, it seems first-time homebuyers make up less of the market today. In fact, Campbell/Inside Mortgage Finance said its housingpulse tracking survey shows the share of first-time homebuyer purchases now at 34.7%, down from 37.1% in June and the lowest.

CoreLogic – California home sales slowest for a march in five years as price growth. CoreLogic – January home prices increased by 4.4 percent year over year · The. NAR – pending home sales see 0.7% drop in November · NAHB – builder. hits highest level since 2007 despite continued headwinds from tight lending.

Existing-home sales last year hit their highest level since 2006 as the housing market. NAR Chief Economist Lawrence Yun said the housing market has experienced a healthy recovery over the past two years.. NAR reported that pending home sales, a forward-looking indicator based on sales under.

US pending home sales hit 2-1/2 year high in November. Contracts to buy previously owned US homes rose in November to their highest level in 2-1/2 years, an industry group said on Friday, further.

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Contracts to buy previously owned homes rose to an eight-month high in March, the National Association of Realtors said on Tuesday. The NAR’s pending home sales index increased to a reading of 105.8, up 3.8 percent from the prior month and the highest since July. February’s index was unrevised at 101.9.