December 30, 2010 Those are home sales where a deal has been signed, but not yet closed. Since hitting a low in June, they've risen over the past five months — but remain 5 percent below the level of November 2009.
December 22, 2010 Sales of single-family homes, townhouses, condominiums and co-ops rose 5.6 percent from October, to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 4.68 million, the National Association of Realtors says.
November 24, 2010 The annual rate: 283,000, down 8.1% from September and near August's 275,000 (which is the lowest since records started being kept in 1963).
November 23, 2010 But those sales slipped, the National Association of Realtors' chief economist believes the bottom has been reached and steady improvement should be ahead.
August 25, 2010 New homes sales hit a record low in July, taking durable goods orders with them.
July 22, 2010 Existing-home sales fell 5.1% in June according to the National Association of Realtors.