new home sales

Government, Business, Logistics

New-Home Sales in June Surge to Highest in Almost 13 Years

A "Sold" sign is displayed outside a home under construction in Illinois. A "Sold" sign is displayed outside a home under construction in Illinois. (Daniel Acker/Bloomberg News)

New-home sales in the U.S. increased to an almost 13-year high in June, fueled by record-low borrowing costs and adding to evidence that residential real estate is a bright spot for the economy.

July 24, 2020
Government, Business

New-Home Sales Climbed 7.9% in January

house under construction Charles Krupa/AP

WASHINGTON — U.S. sales of new homes jumped 7.9% in January to the fastest pace in more than 12 years, a positive sign for economic growth.

Josh Boak | The Associated Press
February 26, 2020
Government, Business

New Home Sales Climbed a Healthy 7.1% in August

New Homes Steven Senne/Associated Press

U.S. new home sales jumped 7.1% in August, as low mortgage rates pull buyers into the housing market. The Commerce Department said Sept. 25 that new homes sales increased to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 713,000, up from a revised 666,000 in July.

Bani Sapra | Associated Press
September 25, 2019
Government, Business

New-Home Sales Fall in October, Missing Projections

New home construction Laura Buckman/Bloomberg News

Sales of new U.S. homes fell in October to the weakest pace since March 2016 as rising borrowing costs and elevated prices keep buyers out of the market.

Katia Dmitrieva | Bloomberg News
November 28, 2018
Business

Sales of New Homes Retreated in August From Nine-Year High

Luke Sharrett/Bloomberg News

Purchases of new U.S. homes dropped in August after surging a month earlier to the fastest pace since 2007, representing a pause in momentum within residential real estate.

Sho Chandra | Bloomberg News
September 26, 2016
Business

Sales of New Homes Rise to Highest Level in Seven Years

Luke Sharrett/Bloomberg News

Purchases of new homes in the United States rose in May to the highest level in seven years, signaling the industry is gaining momentum heading toward the second half of the year.

Michelle Jamrisko | Bloomberg News
June 23, 2015
Business

Sales of New Homes Rise to Highest Level in Six Years

Mike Kane/Bloomberg News

Purchases of new homes in the U.S. jumped in December to the highest level in more than six years, a sign the industry is poised to keep expanding in 2015.

Shobhana Chandra | Bloomberg News
January 27, 2015
Business

New-Home Sales Plunge to Eight-Month Low

Daniel Acker/Bloomberg News

Sales of new homes plunged 14.5% in March to a 384,000 annualized pace, the lowest level in eight months, the Commerce Department reported April 23.

April 23, 2014
Business

Sales of New Homes Fall to Five-Month Low

Purchases of new homes in the United States fell in February to the lowest level in five months, a sign the industry may take time to pick up after inclement weather damped demand earlier in the year.

March 25, 2014
Business

New Home Sales Drop 13.4% in July

New home sales fell 13.4% in July the Commerce Department reported Friday.

August 23, 2013

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