home sales

US home sales up 3 percent in February

Sales of existing U.S. homes increased by 3 percent in February after dipping the previous two months, The Associated Press reported.

Home sales were down almost 8 percent in January

The number of U.S. homes for sale in January dropped by more than 14 percent from a year ago as the shortage of houses on the market continues to frustrate potential buyers.Last month's inventory decline was the largest in more…

Inventory conundrum: Housing prices up, sales down

Sales of existing homes in the U.S. dropped 1.8 percent in June as prospective buyers continued to struggle in a housing market with record high prices and an acute shortage of supply.The number of houses for sale last month fell…