New-home sales unexpectedly jump to highest level since 2007

Homebuilder sentiment rises to seven-month high in May U.S. Homebuilder sentiment unexpectedly rises With Solid Demand; October’s pickup in sentiment across the three sub-indexes and all four regions indicates the market for newly-built homes may be regaining steam after a broad cooling in housing in recent months.

 · June 14 2007: 12:46 PM EDT NEW YORK ( — Mortgage rates made their largest upward movement in nearly 4 years, and the 30-year fixed-rate.

A new home in east Boise. The U.S. Commerce Department says sales of new U.S. homes jumped in September to their highest level since October 2007. Hurricane damage in September might have inflated the data. Photo by Anne Wallace Allen. Sales of new U.S. homes jumped in September to the highest level since October 2007, a sign that Americans – unable to find existing homes – are turning to.

As new home sales have continued to decline, homebuilders have struggled.. The high rate of mortgage foreclosures is creating personal, in the fourth quarter of 2007 and the first quarter of 2008, likely jumped. as the unexpected shutdown of some production in the Gulf of Mexico during the spring.

US New Home Sales Fall Unexpectedly to 5-Month Low Sales of. US New Home Sales Jump to Near 1-1/2-Year High Sales of. New home sales were at the lowest level since March 2016. Published on.. Considering full 2016, new home sales went up 12.2 percent to 563,000, the highest since 2007.

 · WASHINGTON (AP) Sales of new U.S. homes jumped last month to the highest level since October 2007, a sign that Americans – unable to find.

Purchases of previously owned U.S. homes unexpectedly rose in July to the highest level since February 2007. home sales, tabulated when a purchase contract closes, account for more than 90 percent.

Sales of previously owned U.S. homes unexpectedly increased in November to the strongest level since early 2007, ahead of a jump in borrowing costs. of skilled labor and available lots in the.

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Sales of U.S. single-family homes unexpectedly rose in October, reaching a new milestone and offering a boost to the housing market. New Home Sales Just Hit Their Highest Level in a Decade Subscribe

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