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The numbers are slightly up from a strong December, which had a (downwardly revised) 12.1% jump over November, the largest monthly increase NAR has ever recorded. annual increase since last April.

U.S. existing home sales Unexpectedly Fall in April; The National Association of Realtors said on Tuesday existing home sales fell 0.4% to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 5.19 million units last month. March’s sales pace was unrevised at 5.21 million units.

Existing Home Sales Slightly Down in April By Fan-Yu Kuo on May 21, 2019 (). Following a sharp decline in March, existing home sales, released by the National Association of Realtors (NAR), continued to fell in April despite lower interest rates and a strong labor market. Total existing home sales, including single-family homes, townhomes, condominiums and co-ops, declined 0.4% to a.

NAR: Monthly existing home sales fall 0.4% in April In April, existing home sales fell slightly from the previous month, but growing inventory signaled improvement in the market, according to the latest report from the National Association of Realtors. Total existing home sales – completed transactions that include single-family homes, townhomes, condominiums and co-ops – retreated 0.4%.

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Voice for Real Estate 96: Ad campaign, Affordability, Firms, Scams Separately, the National Association of Realtors said existing home sales fell 0.3 percent to an annual rate of 5.75 million units in May, the fourth-fastest pace since the NAR started keeping track.

April’s pending home sales had been expected to build on the gains posted in two of the three previous months, but they retreated instead. The National Association of Realtors® (NAR. monthly.

Personal Income and Spending Personal income rose 0.4% in. pending home sales declined 1.3% in April during the all-important spring selling season. This was the second consecutive monthly decline.

This report reveals sales are 4.4% below April 2018’s rate. NAR Chief Economist Lawrence Yun said he is not overly concerned about the 0.4% dip in sales and expects moderate . . .

Existing home sales fell 0.4% to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 5.19 million units last month. March’s sales pace was unrevised at 5.21 million units. Economists polled by Reuters had forecast existing home sales rising 2.7% to a rate of 5.35 million units in April.