existing home sales

Existing Home Sales Plunged 16.7% in December

The nearly year-long, positive trend in the U.S. housing sector ended 2009 on a sour note, the National Association of Realtors says. Inventories also went in the wrong direction, as existing homes rose to a 7.2-month supply at the current sales pace, up from 6.5 months in November.

Existing-Home Sales Surge in November

The upward trend in U.S. home sales continued as existing home sales jumped to a greater than expected seasonally-adjusted annual rate of 6.54 million units, aided by attractive prices and the federal home-buyers tax credit.

Existing homes sales dip unexpectedly

Existing homes sales unexpectedly fell 2.7 percent in August to a seasonally adjusted 5.10-million unit annual rate, the National Association of...