TITLE

Home Sales Best Since '09

AUTHOR(S)
Investor's Business Daily
PUB. DATE
June 2015
SOURCE
Investors Business Daily;6/23/2015, pA01
SOURCE TYPE
Newspaper
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
3 May's existing-home sales rose 5.1% from April to their best pace in 5-1/2 years, NAR said. All regions improved. Sales grew 9.2% from a year ago, the 8th straight month of yearly gains. The 1st-time-buyer share leapt to 32%, the strongest in nearly 3 years. Inventory grew, but supply remains tight and should push up prices.
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103373166

 

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