· July sales of existing homes in the Chicago region posted the first year-over-year gain in at least two years, a sign that the local housing market may have, from a sales volume standpoint.

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WASHINGTON – Existing-home sales rebounded in May, recording an increase in sales for the first time in two months, according to the National Association of Realtors. Each of the four major U.S. regions saw a growth in sales, with the Northeast experiencing the biggest surge last month. Total existing-home sales, completed transactions that include single-family [.]

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Sales of existing homes increase to a 11-month high, given declining mortgage rates and a higher inventory level. Existing Home Sales Rebound in February, Hit 11-Month High Home

Existing Home Sales Rebound with Falling Mortgage Rates in Early 2019 Since peaking in late November 2018, mortgage rates in the United States have fallen sharply, dropping by more than a percentage point from a peak of an average of 4.87% to 3.83% in June 2019.

 · The Pending Home Sales Index (PHSI), reported by the National Association of Realtors (NAR), is a forward-looking indicator based on signed contracts. The PHSI rose 1.1% from 104.3 in April to 105.4 in May, but was still 0.7% below the level one year ago, marking the seventeenth straight month of declines on an annualized basis.

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 · Existing-home sales account for 90 percent of the market and are calculated when a contract closes. New home sales, considered a timelier indicator though their share is.

Existing-Home Sales data release for July 2019 is scheduled for Wednesday, August 21, 2019. NAR Media Communications issues a news release on or near the 25th of each month with the latest existing-home sales figures.

The National Association of Realtors said sales of existing single-family homes sold at a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 3.40 million units in June, up from May’s rate of 3.21 million units. It was the first increase in sales since December 1988 and the largest increase since December 1986, when sales jumped 6.6 percent.

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Total existing-home sales, including single-family homes, townhomes, condominiums and co-ops, rose 2.5% from April to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 5.34 million in May, the National Association of Realtors reported. Total sales are down 1.1% from a year ago (5.40 million in May 2018), however.