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New Home Sales Fell 1.7 percent in July

New single-family home sales decreased to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 627,000 in July, according to the U.S. Census Bureau and the Department of Housing and Urban Development. The July level was 1.7 percent below the revised June rate of 638,000 but 12.8 percent above the July 2017 estimate. Sales decreased 52.3 percent in the Northeast and 3.3 percent ...

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New Home Sales Rose 6.7 percent in May

New single-family home sales increased to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 689,000 in May, according to the U.S. Census Bureau and the Department of Housing and Urban Development. The May level was 6.7 percent above the upwardly revised April rate of 646,000 and 14.1 percent above the May 2017 estimate. Sales increased 17.9 percent in the South, while the ...

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New Home Sales Slipped 1.5% in April

New single-family home sales increased to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 662,000 in April, according to the U.S. Census Bureau and the Department of Housing and Urban Development. The April level was 1.5% below the downwardly revised March rate of 672,000 and 11.6% above the April 2017 estimate. Sales increased in two of the four regions, led by the ...

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New Home Sales Rose Four Percent in March

New single-family home sales increased to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 694,000 in March, according to the U.S. Census Bureau and the Department of Housing and Urban Development. The March level was 4.0% above the upwardly revised February rate of 667,000 and 8.8% below the March 2017 estimate. Sales declined in two of the four regions, led by the ...

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New Home Sales Slow in February

New single-family home sales decreased to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 618,000 in February, according to the U.S. Census Bureau and the Department of Housing and Urban Development. The February level was 0.6% below the upwardly revised January rate of 622,000 and 0.5% below the February 2017 estimate. Sales declined in two of the four regions, led by the ...

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New Home Sales Tumbled 7.8% in January

New single-family home sales decreased to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 593,000 in January, according to the U.S. Census Bureau and the Department of Housing and Urban Development. The January level was 7.8% below the upwardly revised December rate of 643,000 and 1.0% below the January 2016 estimate. It was the lowest level since August. Higher borrowing costs and ...

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New Home Sales Tumbled 9.3% in December

New single-family home sales decreased to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 625,000 in December, according to the U.S. Census Bureau and the Department of Housing and Urban Development. The December level was 9.3% below the downwardly revised November rate of 689,000 but 14.1% above the December 2016 estimate. It was the largest monthly percentage decrease since August 2016. A ...

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New Home Sales Surged 17.5% in November

New single-family home sales increased to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 733,000 in November, according to the U.S. Census Bureau and the Department of Housing and Urban Development. The November level was 17.5% above the downwardly revised October rate of 624,000 and 26.6% above the November 2016 estimate. November’s sales were the strongest figure since November 2007. Sales grew ...

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New Home Sales Increase to Highest Level in a Decade

New single-family home sales increased to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 685,000 in October, according to the U.S. Census Bureau and the Department of Housing and Urban Development. The October level was 6.2% above the downwardly revised September rate of 645,000 and 18.7% above the October 2016 estimate. October’s sales were the strongest figure since October 2007. Sales grew ...

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