Category Archives: Home sales

Fall in pending home sales for a second consecutive month

Pending home sales edged down in July, falling 1.8% to a Pending Home Sales Index (PHSI) of 110.7, according to the National Association of Realtors (NAR) Pending Home Sales Report. The drop marks the second consecutive month that PHSI has declined. The only region that did not decline month over month was the West. Contract […]

Baldwin County home sales fell 2% year-on-year in July

Sales: According to Baldwin’s real estate agents, July residential sales were down 2.4% year-on-year (Y / Y), from 895 to 874 closed deals. Contrary to seasonal trends, sales were down 17.8% from June. Sales are now up 27.9% year-to-date. Two other resources to consult: Quarterly report and Annual Report. For all housing data for Baldwin […]

July home sales drop in Wisconsin, but that doesn’t mean the market has softened

A 14.2 percent drop in home sales may seem worrisome at first glance, but there is more to be said. There were about 8,510 sales of existing homes in the state last month, according to the last report from the Association of Wisconsin Realtors. This is a decrease from the 9,915 sales reported in July […]

NAFCU expects home sales to remain stable

Source: Shutterstock. NAFCU chief economist Curt Long said Monday he expects existing home sales to remain stable this year, mostly limited by supply. His comments came after the National Association of Realtors (NAR) reported that existing home sales rose 2% from June through July to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 5.99 million homes. “Sales […]

How Capital Gains Taxes Affect Home Sales and How to Avoid Them

Homeowners in the Greater Phoenix have seen their property value rise rapidly over the past two years. S&P CoreLogic Case-Shiller Index data shows that in May 2021, Phoenix saw a 25.9% year-over-year increase in house prices, leading the country for the 24th.e consecutive month. The impressive growth has led some to sell and capture the […]

Palm Beach Area Luxury Home Sales Spike 213 percent in mid-2021

E-mail Sign up for our free weekly newsletter Cash sales represented 52.3% of all transactions closed in Palm Beach in Q2 The Miami Real Estate Association reports that Palm Beach County continued its upward trend in total home sales in the second quarter of 2021 as pent-up demand as more US individuals and businesses relocate […]

Houston Million Dollar Home Sales Continue to Set Records – Check out the 11 most expensive homes sold in July

VScontinuing an ascent that gained somewhat inexplicably during the pandemic, Houston homes priced at $ 750,000 and above led the way in sales volume in July with an increase of 36.7 % year over year, according to the Houston Association of Realtors. These are Houston’s most expensive home sales as of July (latest figures for […]