Existing home sales fall, but up 11% from last year

 · With the added help from a growing store base, the chain aims for total revenue growth of between 8% and 12%, and its 11% rate from last year put it right within that aggressive goal.

. had forecast existing home sales would fall 3.8 per cent to a rate of 5.30 million units last month. Existing home sales, which make up about 90 per cent of US home sales, declined 5.4 per cent.

Orange County saw 3,313 existing and new residences sell vs. 3,526 a year earlier, a decline of 6% in a year. Prices rose in 44 out of 83 Orange County ZIPs; sales were up in 40 out of 83 ZIPs.

 · Existing-home sales decreased 0.6% in June to a level 2.2% below a year ago, and sales have now decreased year-over-year for three consecutive months. The first-time buyer share of 31% was unchanged from last month, but down from 32% a year ago.

The Existing-Home Sales data measures sales and prices of existing single-family homes for the nation overall, and gives breakdowns for the West, Midwest, South, and Northeast regions of the country. These figures include condos and co-ops, in addition to single-family homes.

The Reno/Sparks Association of REALTORS (RSAR) today. decrease from May 2018 and a 4 percent increase from April 2019.. Our inventory is up 11% from April and that's good news for buyers wanting more options.”.

Mobile Area residential sales year-to-date through September are up 3.6% from 2011. September residential sales in Mobile experienced an .7 percent slip when compared to September 2011.

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Based on my regional tracking, I estimate that existing home sales as measured by the National Association of Realtors ran at a seasonally adjusted annual rate of about 4.86 million in October, down 1.0% from September’s pace, and up 11% from last October’s pace. Compared to a year ago sales showed little growth (or actual declines) in a number of northeast and mid-Atlantic areas.

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New home sales fell in December, but sales for 2012 were the strongest since 2009. New-home sales slipped last month. homes was down slightly from the prior month, but up 12.8% from the prior year..

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