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News Headlines - pending home sales index

Hurricanes contribute to drop in pending sales in August
August marked the fifth time in the past six months that pending sales have been slower than the previous month, and the fourth time in five months that the rate has fallen from the previous year. The Pending Home Sales Index for August stood at 106.3 ...

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Home-contract signings tumble to near 2-year low, hit by hurricanes and tight supply
Americans signed fewer contracts to buy homes in August, the fifth month of declines in the last six, prompting the Realtor industry group to slash its forecast for sales in 2017. The National Association of Realtors' pending home sales index fell 2.6 ...

California pending home sales sputter for second straight month in August, CAR reports
Markets Insider
Based on signed contracts, year-over-year statewide pending home sales fell in August on a seasonally adjusted basis, with the Pending Home Sales Index (PHSI)* declining 3.5 percent from 121.3 in August 2016 to 117.0 in August 2017. California pending ...

Chicago Agent magazine (press release) (blog)

Pending home sales continue to fall - Chicago Agent Magazine
Chicago Agent magazine (press release) (blog)
Pending home sales fell in August, according to NAR, and Hurricane Harvey and Irma are expected to put existing sales below 2016's pace.
MultiBrief: Housing can't shake summer slumpMultiBriefs Exclusive (blog)

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Pending home sales fall 2.6 percent in August - News - The Walton ...
Walton Sun
Pending home sales sank in August for the fifth time in six months, and slower activity in the areas hit hard by hurricanes Harvey and Irma will likely pull existing ...

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Orange, San Bernardino county housing markets remain strong amid softening elsewhere in state, region
The association's “pending home sales index” shows the number of Orange County homes going into escrow increased 1.8 percent in August from the same month last year, while in San Bernardino County, escrows were up 2.8 percent. That runs counter to ...

What is Ailing the Housing Industry? 3 Factors at Play
A report issued by the National Association of Realtors ("NAR") in late September showed a sharp decline in pending home sales in the United States in the month of August. A sale is listed as pending when the contract has been signed but the deal is ...

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