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Pending Home Sales Index Higher For First Time In 11 Months

The National Association of Realtors Pending Home Sales Index inched up a nominal 0.3 percent from August to September and is now running 1.0 percent higher on a year-over-year basis, the first year-over-year gain for the index in eleven months. At the same time, the Pending Home Sales index for the West fell 0.8 percent Read More »

Pending U.S. Home Sales Slip, Investor Activity Slowing Down

At a time of the year when seasonality should be giving it a boost, the National Association of Realtors Pending Home Sales Index slipped 1.0 percent from July to August and is running 2.2 percent lower on a year-over-year basis.  The inventory of listed homes for sale is currently running 1.1 percent lower, year-over-year. And Read More »

Pending U.S. Home Sales Tick Up, But Remain Lower Than Last Year

While the National Association of Realtors Pending Home Sales Index ticked up 3.3 percent from June to July, it’s still running 2.1 percent lower on a year-over-year basis while the inventory of homes for sale across the country is at its highest level in two years. The Pending Home Sales index for the West rose 4.0 Read More »

Inventory Ticks Up, Loan Applications Drop, Pending Home Sales Lag

The inventory of homes for sale across the country increased 8.7 percent from May to June and is within 1 percent of the level at the same time last year, versus 5.8 percent lower on a year-over-year basis in May. At the same time, mortgage application activity for home purchases across the county fell 2 Read More »

Pending U.S. Home Sales Slip, Year-Over-Year Gap Widens

The National Association of Realtors Pending Home Sales Index dropped 1.1 percent from May to June and is running 7.3 percent lower on a year-over-year basis versus 5.2 percent lower, year-over-year, in May. With respect to inventory, the number of homes for sale across the U.S. slipped 0.4 percent from April to May and was Read More »

Pending Home Sales Surge But Remain Lower Than Last Year

While the National Association of Realtors Pending Home Sales Index surged 6.1 percent from April to May, the largest month-over-month gain since April of 2010, the index remains 5.2 percent lower on a year-over-year basis. At the same time, the inventory level of homes for sale across the U.S. increased 8.6 percent and is running Read More »

Pending Home Sales Barely Budge Despite Increase In Inventory

While the National Association of Realtors Pending Home Sales Index inched up a nominal 0.4 percent from March to April, it’s now running 9.2 percent lower on a year-over-year basis versus 8.0 percent lower last month. At the same time, the inventory level of homes for sale across the U.S. increased 8.6 percent and is Read More »

Pending Home Sales Tick Up, But Remain Below 2013 Levels

The National Association of Realtors Pending Homes Sales Index ticked up 3.4 percent from February to March, the first month-over-month gain in nine months. That being said, the forward-looking indicator remains nearly 8 percent lower on a year-over-year basis while the inventory of homes for sale is 9.5 percent higher – and moving 23 percent Read More »