Monthly Archives: March 2011

Existing Home Sales | Existing Home Sales Dropped In February

WASHINGTON, March 21 (UPI) — Existing-home sales fell 9.6 percent in February after three months of increases, the National Association of Realtors said Monday.Total sales of single-family homes, townhomes, condominiums and co-ops fell to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 4.88 million in February, down from 5.36 million units a month ago, NAR said in a release.Sales were 2.8 percent below the    .. more …

Existing Home Sales | A Closer Look At February Existing-Home Sales Following Sustained Gains

RISMEDIA, March 23, 2011″Existing-home sales fell in February following three straight monthly increases, according to the National Association of Realtors. Existing-home sales”completed transactions that include single-family, townhomes, condominiums and co-ops “dropped 9.6 percent to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 4.88 million in February from an upwardly revised 5.40 million in January,    .. more …

New Home Sales | New Home Sales Growth Weakens

New home sales rose slightly in February but growth remained weak, as the pace of the housing market slowed. The Housing Industry Association – JELD-WEN new home sales report rose 0.6 per cent in February, following a 2.5 per cent rise in February. House sales rose 1.5 per cent in the month, while apartment, units and townhouse dropped by 7.6 per cent in the month.”New home sales are running at    .. more …