Why did residential sales decline for fourth month straight?

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Existing home sales dipped in February, continuing a three-month-long run of declining sales activity, according to the National Association of Realtors (NAR). Existing Home Sales Decline for.

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HJTeam June 2015 - Housing Market Update Retail Sales Decline For Second Straight Month As Real Earnings Stagnate. This is the biggest 2-month tumble in retail sales in over 2 years. The full breakdown shows the biggest declines in building materials and motor vehicles. This drop in sales should not be total surprise as real average weekly earnings has now failed to rise for 3 straight months.

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Automakers sold 17.24 million vehicles in 2017 — the fourth-best year on record, pending this month’s results. Going into 2018, few experts anticipated that sales would top 17 million units for a.

DETROIT – Ford Motor Co.’s U.S. sales fell 4.1 percent in May, extending the automaker’s streak of sales declines to four consecutive months, according to the automotive news data center.

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 · U.S. housing starts unexpectedly fall for second straight month.. with bullishness about current sales and over the next six. months.. family starts have declined for four straight months.

Its revenue fell 10% annually to $1.99 billion, missing estimates by $70 million and marking its fourth straight quarter of declining sales. Its organic sales fell 4%.

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Sales of existing homes declined for the third-straight month in June, falling to a five-month low and down 2.2% compared to a year ago. According to the National Association of Realtors (NAR), existing home sales ran at a 5.38 million seasonally-adjusted annual rate in June, down from May’s 5.41 million rate.

CoreLogic: Only half of today’s mortgage originations meet QM requirements A non-QM loan still needs to satisfy the ATR requirements. The non-QM market is expanding (up by 1 percentage point from 2017 to 2018) and represented about 4 percent of 2018 originations.

Home Business Kentucky real estate market sets record for third straight year. of the last four months in 2017. In the fourth quarter of the year, home sales saw an overall decline of 2.8.

Chipotle Mexican Grill’s quarterly sales tumbled for a fourth straight quarter as the once-hot restaurant chain still suffers in the wake of a poorly handled and prolonged food-safety crisis.

Of note, this marks the fourth straight quarter. on our North American sales now. So we had planned for some downside there. What we’re talking about on this call should – it has intensified a bit.