New Home Sales

New Home Sales Drop to Near 1-Year Low

New single-family home sales fell to near a one-year low in September after two straight months of gains, suggesting cooling in the market for new houses.

New Home Sales Hit 7-Year High in May

New single-family home sales rose in May to a more than seven-year high, further brightening the outlook for the housing market and the broader economy.

New Home Sales Collapse in March

Sales of new U.S. homes plummeted in March, as the spring buying season opened with sharp declines in the Northeast and South.

New Home Sales Rocket Higher in May

Sales of new single-family homes jumped to a six-year high in May, the latest indication the housing market was starting to dig out of a recent soft patch.

New Home Sales Fall to 5-Month Low

Sales of new U.S. single-family homes fell more than expected and hit a five-month low in February, pointing to continued weakness in the housing market.

New Home Sales Surge Nearly 10% in January

Sales of new U.S. single-family homes surged in January to a level not seen in more than 5 years, which could ease concerns of a sharp slowdown in the housing market.

New Home Sales Not So Merry in December

Sales of new U.S. single-family homes fell more than expected in December, but lean inventories and steady price gains suggested sufficient strength in the housing market.

U.S. New-Home Sales Jump to Highest in 4.5 Years

U.S. new-home sales jumped in January from the previous month to the highest level since July 2008, a sign that the housing recovery is accelerating. New-home sales rose nearly 16 percent in January to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 437,000, the largest percentage increase in nearly 20 years.