All posts tagged "home sales"
Puerto Rico housing market on upswing despite obstacles
Estudios Técnicos study reveals challenges and opportunities
- Posted June 13, 2019
US pending home sales slip for 3rd straight month
Would-be buyers are facing higher prices and fewer options
- Posted June 28, 2017
US home prices rise in December at fastest pace in a year
WASHINGTON — U.S. home prices rose in December from a year earlier at the fastest pace in 11 months, as prospective buyers bid against each other for a limited supply of available property. The Standard & Poor’s...
- Posted February 28, 2017
US new-home sales rise in sign of housing market health
WASHINGTON — Americans bought more new homes in January after a steep fall-off the previous month, a sign the housing market is healthy despite higher mortgage rates. New home sales rose 3.7 percent to a seasonally-adjusted 555,000,...
- Posted February 24, 2017
US home sales reach strongest pace in nearly a decade
WASHINGTON – Americans bought homes in October at the fastest pace in nearly decade, helped out by low mortgage rates that have since started to climb following the presidential election of Donald Trump. The National Association of...
- Posted November 22, 2016
US New-Home Sales Climb to Best Level Since Late 2007
WASHINGTON – Americans stepped up their purchases of new homes in July to the fastest pace in nearly nine years, as low mortgage rates and a steady job market are fueling a real estate surge. New-home sales...
- Posted August 23, 2016
US New-Home Sales Climbed in June to More than 8-Year High
WASHINGTON – Americans bought new homes in June at the fastest pace in more than eight years, a sign that a solid job market and low mortgage rates are bolstering the broader U.S. economy. The Commerce Department...
- Posted July 26, 2016
US New-Home Sales Tumble in January, Big Decline in West
WASHINGTON — Americans stepped back from buying new homes in January, as purchases plunged sharply in western states where prices are typically higher. The Commerce Department said Wednesday that new-home sales fell 9.2 percent last month to...
- Posted February 24, 2016
US Stocks Rise as Oil Prices Jumps Again; Tech Climbs
NEW YORK – U.S. stocks rose Thursday as the price of oil climbed for the third day in a row while key oil-producing nations discussed cuts in production. Tech and consumer stocks traded higher, led by Amazon...
- Posted January 28, 2016
US Pending Home Sales Inch Up in December
WASHINGTON – The number of people signing contracts to purchase homes managed to inch up last month, thanks to unseasonably warm weather in the Northeast. The National Association of Realtors said Thursday that its seasonally adjusted pending...
- Posted January 28, 2016