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The Hill
Overnight Finance: Fed steady on rates; Dems rally behind retirement rulein plenty of areas, contract activity was fairly strong in a majority of market
Overnight Finance: Fed steady on rates; Dems rally behind retirement rule
The Hill / Posted 8 days ago
in plenty of areas, contract activity was fairly strong in a majority of markets in March," said NAR chief economist Lawrence Yun: http://bit.ly/21fCugG. HIGH PRAISE FOR STOCK OWNERSHIP PLANS: Lawmakers and current and former small-business... Read more
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Finance and Commerce
Pending home sales at highest level since Maya month or two after a contract is signed. Last month’s uptick came despite a
Pending home sales at highest level since May
Finance and Commerce / Posted 8 days ago
a month or two after a contract is signed. Last month’s uptick came despite a limited supply of homes on the market, said Lawrence Yun, chief economist for the Realtors. The housing market has been helped by low mortgage rates. The 30-year fixed... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
US pending home sales rise in Marchsupply deficiencies in plenty of areas, contract activity was fairly strong in
US pending home sales rise in March
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 8 days ago
supply deficiencies in plenty of areas, contract activity was fairly strong in a majority of markets in March," said Lawrence Yun, NAR chief economist, in a statement. "This spring's surprisingly low mortgage rates are easing some of the... Read more
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The Hill
Contract signings rose 1.4 percent in Marchsupply deficiencies in plenty of areas, contract activity was fairly strong in
Contract signings rose 1.4 percent in March
The Hill / Posted 9 days ago
supply deficiencies in plenty of areas, contract activity was fairly strong in a majority of markets in March,” said Lawrence Yun, NAR chief economist. “This spring’s surprisingly low mortgage rates are easing some of the affordability... Read more
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9d
Stamford Advocate
Pending home sales jump to their highest level in almost a yearsupply deficiencies in plenty of areas, contract activity was fairly strong in
Pending home sales jump to their highest level in almost a year
Stamford Advocate / Posted 9 days ago
supply deficiencies in plenty of areas, contract activity was fairly strong in a majority of markets in March,” Lawrence Yun, NAR chief economist said, adding that March's pending sales increase suggests a "solid beginning to the spring... Read more
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9d
Silicon Valley
Number of contracts to buy homes at highest level since May 2015a month or two after a contract is signed. Last month's uptick came despite a
Number of contracts to buy homes at highest level since May 2015
Silicon Valley / Posted 9 days ago
a month or two after a contract is signed. Last month's uptick came despite a limited supply of homes on the market, said Lawrence Yun, chief economist for the Realtors. The housing market has been helped by low mortgage rates. The 30-year fixed... Read more
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9d
Connecticut Post
Pending home sales jump to their highest level in almost a yearsupply deficiencies in plenty of areas, contract activity was fairly strong in
Pending home sales jump to their highest level in almost a year
Connecticut Post / Posted 9 days ago
supply deficiencies in plenty of areas, contract activity was fairly strong in a majority of markets in March,” Lawrence Yun, NAR chief economist said, adding that March's pending sales increase suggests a "solid beginning to the spring... Read more
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9d
San Francisco Chronicle
Pending home sales jump to their highest level in almost a yearsupply deficiencies in plenty of areas, contract activity was fairly strong in
Pending home sales jump to their highest level in almost a year
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 9 days ago
supply deficiencies in plenty of areas, contract activity was fairly strong in a majority of markets in March,” Lawrence Yun, NAR chief economist said, adding that March's pending sales increase suggests a "solid beginning to the spring... Read more
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9d
Providence Business News
Pending sales of existing homes in U.S. rise more than forecastsupply deficiencies in plenty of areas, contract activity was fairly strong in
Pending sales of existing homes in U.S. rise more than forecast
Providence Business News / Posted 9 days ago
supply deficiencies in plenty of areas, contract activity was fairly strong in a majority of markets,” NAR chief economist Lawrence Yun said in a statement. “This spring’s surprisingly low mortgage rates are easing some of the affordability... Read more
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The Mercury News
Number of contracts to buy homes at highest level since May 2015a month or two after a contract is signed. Last month's uptick came despite a
Number of contracts to buy homes at highest level since May 2015
The Mercury News / Posted 9 days ago
a month or two after a contract is signed. Last month's uptick came despite a limited supply of homes on the market, said Lawrence Yun, chief economist for the Realtors. The housing market has been helped by low mortgage rates. The 30-year fixed... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
Number of contracts to buy homes at highest level since Maya month or two after a contract is signed. Last month's uptick came despite a
Number of contracts to buy homes at highest level since May
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 9 days ago
a month or two after a contract is signed. Last month's uptick came despite a limited supply of homes on the market, said Lawrence Yun, chief economist for the Realtors. The housing market has been helped by low mortgage rates. The 30-year fixed... Read more
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9d
Chattanooga Times Free Press
Number of contracts to buy homes at highest level since Maya month or two after a contract is signed. Last month's uptick came despite a
Number of contracts to buy homes at highest level since May
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 9 days ago
a month or two after a contract is signed. Last month's uptick came despite a limited supply of homes on the market, said Lawrence Yun, chief economist for the Realtors. The housing market has been helped by low mortgage rates. The 30-year fixed... Read more
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Your Hometown Lima Stations
Number of contracts to buy homes at highest level since Maya month or two after a contract is signed. Last month's uptick came despite a
Number of contracts to buy homes at highest level since May
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted 9 days ago
a month or two after a contract is signed. Last month's uptick came despite a limited supply of homes on the market, said Lawrence Yun, chief economist for the Realtors. The housing market has been helped by low mortgage rates. The 30-year fixed... Read more
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The Columbus Dispatch
Pending home sales in U.S. at highest level in nearly a yeara month or two after a contract is signed. Last month’s uptick came despite a
Pending home sales in U.S. at highest level in nearly a year
The Columbus Dispatch / Posted 9 days ago
a month or two after a contract is signed. Last month’s uptick came despite a limited supply of homes on the market, said Lawrence Yun, chief economist for the Realtors. The housing market has been helped by low mortgage rates. The 30-year fixed... Read more
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9d
Market Watch
Pending home sales rise 1.4% to 10-month high in Marchpreviously-owned homes, combined with slow building activity, are constraining
Pending home sales rise 1.4% to 10-month high in March
Market Watch / Posted 9 days ago
previously-owned homes, combined with slow building activity, are constraining the housing market, said NAR Chief Economist Lawrence Yun in a statement. “Demand is starting to weaken in some areas, particularly in the West, where the median home... Read more
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9d
Market Watch
Here’s what’s behind America’s renewed mania for home renovationsix months of inventory. The main reason for the shortage, according to Nation
Here’s what’s behind America’s renewed mania for home renovation
Market Watch / Posted 9 days ago
six months of inventory. The main reason for the shortage, according to National Association of Realtors chief economist Lawrence Yun, is that there hasn’t been enough new-home inventory added over the past decade: Homebuilding contracted after... Read more
9d
Island Packet
Number of contracts to buy homes at highest level since Maya month or two after a contract is signed. Last month's uptick came despite a
Number of contracts to buy homes at highest level since May
Island Packet / Posted 9 days ago
a month or two after a contract is signed. Last month's uptick came despite a limited supply of homes on the market, said Lawrence Yun, chief economist for the Realtors. The housing market has been helped by low mortgage rates. The 30-year fixed... Read more
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9d
ABC News
Number of Contracts to Buy Homes at Highest Level Since Maya month or two after a contract is signed. Last month's uptick came despite a
Number of Contracts to Buy Homes at Highest Level Since May
ABC News / Posted 9 days ago
a month or two after a contract is signed. Last month's uptick came despite a limited supply of homes on the market, said Lawrence Yun, chief economist for the Realtors. The housing market has been helped by low mortgage rates. The 30-year fixed... Read more
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9d
FOX Business
March Pending Home Sales Hit Highest Level in Almost a Yearsupply deficiencies in plenty of areas, contract activity was fairly strong in
March Pending Home Sales Hit Highest Level in Almost a Year
FOX Business / Posted 9 days ago
supply deficiencies in plenty of areas, contract activity was fairly strong in a majority of markets in March," Lawrence Yun, the NAR's chief economist, said in a statement. "This spring's surprisingly low mortgage rates are easing some... Read more
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9d
FOX Business
March Pending Home Sales Hit Highest Level in Almost a Yearsupply deficiencies in plenty of areas, contract activity was fairly strong in
March Pending Home Sales Hit Highest Level in Almost a Year
FOX Business / Posted 9 days ago
supply deficiencies in plenty of areas, contract activity was fairly strong in a majority of markets in March," Lawrence Yun, the NAR's chief economist, said in a statement. "This spring's surprisingly low mortgage rates are easing some... Read more
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9d
The Globe and Mail
Presidential election spurs Canadian snowbirds to sell U.S. homeson top of that, we have a presidential election that might lead to restrictions
Presidential election spurs Canadian snowbirds to sell U.S. homes
The Globe and Mail / Posted 9 days ago
on top of that, we have a presidential election that might lead to restrictions in economic commerce in the future,” said Lawrence Yun, the group’s chief economist. “So Canadians are looking ahead and want to make the decision this year rather... Read more
10d
TheStreet.com
Short-term homebuyers fuel house-flipping frenzysales are still 2.2% higher than they were at the same time last year, National
Short-term homebuyers fuel house-flipping frenzy
TheStreet.com / Posted 10 days ago
sales are still 2.2% higher than they were at the same time last year, National Association of Realtors chief economist Lawrence Yun noted that weakness in the market wasn't due solely to bad weather on the East Coast, but to “a supply and... Read more
10d
The Hill
Sales of new homes slip in Marchin the rate of new listings coming onto the market to replace what is, for the
Sales of new homes slip in March
The Hill / Posted 10 days ago
in the rate of new listings coming onto the market to replace what is, for the most part, being sold rather quickly,” said Lawrence Yun, NAR chief economist. In another Commerce report last week, housing starts fell 8.8 percent to a seasonally... Read more
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13d
Philly.com
Consumer demand is high, but new single-family homes in short supplya larger home within close proximity to the jobs and entertainment an urban are
Consumer demand is high, but new single-family homes in short supply
Philly.com / Posted 13 days ago
a larger home within close proximity to the jobs and entertainment an urban area provides," said Realtors' chief economist Lawrence Yun. Although few developers in the city of Philadelphia are building homes with so little square footage, the... Read more
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Naples Daily News
National economist predicts slowdown in Naples’ home price growthBoard of Realtors annual Economic Summit on Thursday at the Hilton Naples. "Sa
National economist predicts slowdown in Naples’ home price growth
Naples Daily News / Posted 14 days ago
Board of Realtors annual Economic Summit on Thursday at the Hilton Naples. "Sales begin to buckle before prices," said Lawrence Yun, chief economist of the National Association of Realtors, adding that he expects Naples to see softening prices... Read more
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15d
TheStreet.com
3 indicators there is no housing bubble and building stocks are a good investmentfor average homebuyers. "We are not in a housing market bubble in terms of an
3 indicators there is no housing bubble and building stocks are a good investment
TheStreet.com / Posted 15 days ago
for average homebuyers. "We are not in a housing market bubble in terms of an inevitable impending home-price crash," said Lawrence Yun, chief economist for the National Association of Realtors (NAR). "Rather, we are facing an above-normal... Read more
15d
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
February home sales in state log 11% gainin the Northeast and Midwest -- overcame depressed inventory levels and steady
February home sales in state log 11% gain
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 15 days ago
in the Northeast and Midwest -- overcame depressed inventory levels and steady price growth to close on a home," said Lawrence Yun, chief economist for the National Association of Realtors. "Buyer demand remains sturdy in most areas this... Read more
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The Signal
M. Dean Vincent: Survey Finds Deep Need for More Homesa single-family home, while only 15 percent of homeowners and 21 percent of ren
M. Dean Vincent: Survey Finds Deep Need for More Homes
The Signal / Posted 15 days ago
a single-family home, while only 15 percent of homeowners and 21 percent of renters said that would buy in an urban area. Lawrence Yun, NAR chief economist, said the survey findings call attention to the glaring need for more supply of... Read more
15d
New Zealand's National Business Review
S&P 500 hits 5-month high– mostly in the Northeast and Midwest – overcame depressed inventory levels and
S&P 500 hits 5-month high
New Zealand's National Business Review / Posted 15 days ago
– mostly in the Northeast and Midwest – overcame depressed inventory levels and steady price growth to close on a home," Lawrence Yun, NAR chief economist, said in a statement. “Buyer demand remains sturdy in most areas this spring and the... Read more
15d
Denver Post
Colorado has more people on the move than any other statedemographer. Other states whose migrants have the lowest income included Maine,
Colorado has more people on the move than any other state
Denver Post / Posted 15 days ago
demographer. Other states whose migrants have the lowest income included Maine, Mississippi, Vermont and South Dakota. Lawrence Yun, chief economist with the National Association of Realtors, said that high living costs in California's Bay Area... Read more
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KTHV Little Rock
Existing Home sales bounced back in Marchmostly in the Northeast and Midwest – overcame depressed inventory levels and s
Existing Home sales bounced back in March
KTHV Little Rock / Posted 16 days ago
mostly in the Northeast and Midwest – overcame depressed inventory levels and steady price growth to close on a home,” says Lawrence Yun, chief economist of the realtors group. He added that demand is solid and mid-priced homes are moving briskly... Read more
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WWL-TV, Channel 4 New Orleans
Existing Home sales bounced back in Marchmostly in the Northeast and Midwest – overcame depressed inventory levels and s
Existing Home sales bounced back in March
WWL-TV, Channel 4 New Orleans / Posted 16 days ago
mostly in the Northeast and Midwest – overcame depressed inventory levels and steady price growth to close on a home,” says Lawrence Yun, chief economist of the realtors group. He added that demand is solid and mid-priced homes are moving briskly... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Existing home sales rebound more than forecastand Midwest – overcame depressed inventory levels and steady price growth to cl
Existing home sales rebound more than forecast
Stamford Advocate / Posted 16 days ago
and Midwest – overcame depressed inventory levels and steady price growth to close on a home," said NAR chief economist Lawrence Yun. MORE BUSINESS INSIDER "Buyer demand remains sturdy in most areas this spring and the mid-priced market is... Read more
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16d
Connecticut Post
Existing home sales rebound more than forecastand Midwest – overcame depressed inventory levels and steady price growth to cl
Existing home sales rebound more than forecast
Connecticut Post / Posted 16 days ago
and Midwest – overcame depressed inventory levels and steady price growth to close on a home," said NAR chief economist Lawrence Yun. MORE BUSINESS INSIDER "Buyer demand remains sturdy in most areas this spring and the mid-priced market is... Read more
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16d
USA Today
Existing home sales bounced back in Marchmostly in the Northeast and Midwest – overcame depressed inventory levels and s
Existing home sales bounced back in March
USA Today / Posted 16 days ago
mostly in the Northeast and Midwest – overcame depressed inventory levels and steady price growth to close on a home,” says Lawrence Yun, chief economist of the realtors group. He added that demand is solid and mid-priced homes are moving briskly... Read more
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WZZM 13 Grand Rapids
Existing Home sales bounced back in Marchmostly in the Northeast and Midwest – overcame depressed inventory levels and s
Existing Home sales bounced back in March
WZZM 13 Grand Rapids / Posted 16 days ago
mostly in the Northeast and Midwest – overcame depressed inventory levels and steady price growth to close on a home,” says Lawrence Yun, chief economist of the realtors group. He added that demand is solid and mid-priced homes are moving briskly... Read more
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NorthWest Cable News
Existing Home sales bounced back in Marchmostly in the Northeast and Midwest – overcame depressed inventory levels and s
Existing Home sales bounced back in March
NorthWest Cable News / Posted 16 days ago
mostly in the Northeast and Midwest – overcame depressed inventory levels and steady price growth to close on a home,” says Lawrence Yun, chief economist of the realtors group. He added that demand is solid and mid-priced homes are moving briskly... Read more
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KING5 Seattle
Existing Home sales bounced back in Marchmostly in the Northeast and Midwest – overcame depressed inventory levels and s
Existing Home sales bounced back in March
KING5 Seattle / Posted 16 days ago
mostly in the Northeast and Midwest – overcame depressed inventory levels and steady price growth to close on a home,” says Lawrence Yun, chief economist of the realtors group. He added that demand is solid and mid-priced homes are moving briskly... Read more
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First Coast News
Existing Home sales bounced back in Marchmostly in the Northeast and Midwest – overcame depressed inventory levels and s
Existing Home sales bounced back in March
First Coast News / Posted 16 days ago
mostly in the Northeast and Midwest – overcame depressed inventory levels and steady price growth to close on a home,” says Lawrence Yun, chief economist of the realtors group. He added that demand is solid and mid-priced homes are moving briskly... Read more
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KTVB Boise
Existing Home sales bounced back in Marchmostly in the Northeast and Midwest – overcame depressed inventory levels and s
Existing Home sales bounced back in March
KTVB Boise / Posted 16 days ago
mostly in the Northeast and Midwest – overcame depressed inventory levels and steady price growth to close on a home,” says Lawrence Yun, chief economist of the realtors group. He added that demand is solid and mid-priced homes are moving briskly... Read more
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KENS 5 San Antonio
Existing Home sales bounced back in Marchmostly in the Northeast and Midwest – overcame depressed inventory levels and s
Existing Home sales bounced back in March
KENS 5 San Antonio / Posted 16 days ago
mostly in the Northeast and Midwest – overcame depressed inventory levels and steady price growth to close on a home,” says Lawrence Yun, chief economist of the realtors group. He added that demand is solid and mid-priced homes are moving briskly... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Existing home sales rebound more than forecastand Midwest – overcame depressed inventory levels and steady price growth to cl
Existing home sales rebound more than forecast
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 16 days ago
and Midwest – overcame depressed inventory levels and steady price growth to close on a home," said NAR chief economist Lawrence Yun. More from Business Insider Most Popular "Buyer demand remains sturdy in most areas this spring and the... Read more
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Providence Business News
Purchases of U.S. previously owned homes rebounded in Marchbuyers accounted for 30 percent of all purchases, which remains a historically
Purchases of U.S. previously owned homes rebounded in March
Providence Business News / Posted 16 days ago
buyers accounted for 30 percent of all purchases, which remains a historically low share, according to Lawrence Yun, NAR chief economist. “Homes sales are very steady with some volatility,” Yun said in a news conference as the... Read more
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WFAA Dallas-Fort Worth
Existing Home sales bounced back in Marchmostly in the Northeast and Midwest – overcame depressed inventory levels and s
Existing Home sales bounced back in March
WFAA Dallas-Fort Worth / Posted 16 days ago
mostly in the Northeast and Midwest – overcame depressed inventory levels and steady price growth to close on a home,” says Lawrence Yun, chief economist of the realtors group. He added that demand is solid and mid-priced homes are moving briskly... Read more
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5KSDK St. Louis
Existing Home sales bounced back in Marchmostly in the Northeast and Midwest – overcame depressed inventory levels and s
Existing Home sales bounced back in March
5KSDK St. Louis / Posted 16 days ago
mostly in the Northeast and Midwest – overcame depressed inventory levels and steady price growth to close on a home,” said Lawrence Yun, chief economist of the realtors group. He added that demand is solid and mid-priced homes are moving briskly... Read more
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WGRZ-TV Buffalo
Existing Home sales bounced back in Marchmostly in the Northeast and Midwest – overcame depressed inventory levels and s
Existing Home sales bounced back in March
WGRZ-TV Buffalo / Posted 16 days ago
mostly in the Northeast and Midwest – overcame depressed inventory levels and steady price growth to close on a home,” says Lawrence Yun, chief economist of the realtors group. He added that demand is solid and mid-priced homes are moving briskly... Read more
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KREM.com Spokane
Existing Home sales bounced back in Marchmostly in the Northeast and Midwest – overcame depressed inventory levels and s
Existing Home sales bounced back in March
KREM.com Spokane / Posted 16 days ago
mostly in the Northeast and Midwest – overcame depressed inventory levels and steady price growth to close on a home,” says Lawrence Yun, chief economist of the realtors group. He added that demand is solid and mid-priced homes are moving briskly... Read more
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KVUE-TV Austin
Existing Home sales bounced back in Marchmostly in the Northeast and Midwest – overcame depressed inventory levels and s
Existing Home sales bounced back in March
KVUE-TV Austin / Posted 16 days ago
mostly in the Northeast and Midwest – overcame depressed inventory levels and steady price growth to close on a home,” says Lawrence Yun, chief economist of the realtors group. He added that demand is solid and mid-priced homes are moving briskly... Read more
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WCSH 6 Portland
Existing Home sales bounced back in Marchmostly in the Northeast and Midwest – overcame depressed inventory levels and s
Existing Home sales bounced back in March
WCSH 6 Portland / Posted 16 days ago
mostly in the Northeast and Midwest – overcame depressed inventory levels and steady price growth to close on a home,” said Lawrence Yun, chief economist of the realtors group. He added that demand is solid and mid-priced homes are moving briskly... Read more
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WCNC Charlotte
Existing Home sales bounced back in Marchmostly in the Northeast and Midwest – overcame depressed inventory levels and s
Existing Home sales bounced back in March
WCNC Charlotte / Posted 16 days ago
mostly in the Northeast and Midwest – overcame depressed inventory levels and steady price growth to close on a home,” said Lawrence Yun, chief economist of the realtors group. He added that demand is solid and mid-priced homes are moving briskly... Read more
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