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NAR: Dec. pending home sales down but still on uptrend

A smaller supply of homes for sale, notably those costing less than $100,000, make it tougher to get a contract signed, says NAR

NAR: January pending home sales up in all regions

Index increased 4.5% to 105.9 in Jan. from 101.3 in Dec.; it's up 9.5% year-to-year and highest since 2010. In Southeast, which

Pending home sales slip on constrained inventory

At 104.8, Feb.'s Pending Home Sales Index is down 0.4% from Jan., but 8.4% higher than year ago. Contract activity has been abov

NAR: Pending home sales edge up in April

NAR: Pending home sales rose slightly, 0.3%, month-to-month and 10.3% year-to-year, marking the highest level of home contract a

NAR: Pending home sales surge to six-year high

The number of signed contracts in May increased 6.7% in one month and 12.1% year-to-year. The rise in mortgage rates may have nu

Pending home sales slip slightly in June

That may be good, however. Rising interest rates deterred a few buyers, and an increase in sellers could be the start of a comfo

July pending home sales slip a bit

NAR's Pending Home Sales Index declined 1.3% to 109.5 in July from 110.9 in June. However, pending sales were 6.7% higher year-t

National pending home sales decline in August

NAR: Tight inventory, restrictive mortgage credit, and higher interest rates and home prices led to a 1.6% month-to-month drop i

Pending home sales continue slide in Sept.

It's the first time in 29 months that pending sales fell below a year-to-year comparison. NAR economist blames higher interest r

NAR: Dec. pending home sales down 8.7%

Higher home prices and interest rates caused many buyers to pause, but an unusually severe winter also impacted Dec.'s number of

NAR: Pending home sales increase in March

It's the first upward bump in nine months and a sign that analysts may have been right: Severe winter weather caused the recent