• U.S. contracts to buy homes sets January record

    1 month ago - By Finance Commerce

    The number of Americans who signed contracts to buy homes declined again with the number of properties for sale not matching the surging demand in the U.S.
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  • Pending Home Sales Kick Off 2021 With a 2.8% Dip in January

    Pending Home Sales Kick Off 2021 With a 2.8% Dip in January

    1 month ago - By RIS Media

    Inventory constraints appear to have played a part in pending home sales dwindling in January, according to the latest report from the National Association of REALTORS® .
    NAR's Pending Home Sales Index , a forward-looking indicator of home sales based on contract signings, showed a decline of 2.8% last month, coming in at 122.8-an all-time high for January. Year-over-year contract signings saw a 13.0% increase with all regions seeing sales gains.
    The South was the only region that saw a slight gain from the month prior, while the other three major U.S. regions experienced month-over-month...
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