America New Home Sales Near New Low Facebook Twitter Flipboard Email November 24, 201010:12 AM ET Mark Memmott Twitter The pace of new home sales fell to a near-record low in October, the Census Bureau just reported. Is said just 283,000 units (that's an annualized rate) were sold, down 8.1% from September. The all-time low since Census started keeping such records in 1963: The 275,000 rate in August. Earlier, we passed along word on the day's other economic data. Economy Home sales Facebook Twitter Flipboard Email Wednesday, June 19th, 2019 Listen · 13:24 13:24 Toggle more options Download Embed Embed <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/733958273/733966770" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player"> Up First NPR's Up First is the news you need to start your day. The biggest stories and ideas — from politics to pop culture — in 10 minutes.