New Home Sales Exceeded Forecasts in January
Purchases of new homes in the U.S. exceeded forecasts in January after climbing a month earlier to a one-year high, more evidence the housing market is stabilizing. Sales, tabulated when contracts are signed, fell 0.9 percent to a 321,000 annual pace from a 324,000 rate in December that was stronger than previously reported, figures from the Commerce Department showed today in Washington. The median estimate of 77 economists surveyed by Bloomberg News called for a rise to 315,000. The number of homes for sale dropped to a record low. Beazer Homes USA Inc. (BZ) and D.R. Horton Inc. (DHI) are among builders benefiting from job ... (full story)
- Wahhh.. Recentlly all the Title all sound very good... Errmm.. What will happen next??? Hw is QE? Hw is Euro, Greece??? Be pprrepared ursellf for any suurprise nnewss...
- Folks look at DJUSRE and IYR. The housing crisis in 2008 recouped all its losses in less than 4 yrs . Amazing!
- Posted: Feb 24, 2012 10:10am
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