US Existing Home Sales Stall in February

US Existing Home Sales | Feb 2016

ESA Great Graphs | The quick math of February’s “icy” housing market: Continued upward pricing momentum + “unshakably” low inventory levels = soft U.S. existing-home sales.

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January Home Sales Continue Upward

Existing-Home Sales | January 2016

ESA Great Graphs | Existing-Home Sales continued trending upward in January, while average prices notched their 47th consecutive monthly year-over-year increase.

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Clicks vs Bricks: The Inventory-to-Sales Ratio

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ESA Great Graphs | What the inventory-to-sales ratio means for local retailers, and how it’s an indicator of the clicks vs. bricks share of consumer spending.

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Strong Finish to 2015 US Existing-Home Sales

December 2015 Existing Home Sales

ESA Great Graphs | US Existing-Home Sales finished 2015 with a bang, making it the strongest year of EHS since 2006. All regions of the US were up significantly, and median prices rose for the 46th consecutive month.

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October EHS Pace Cools Down

Existing Home Sales, October 2015  |  Realtor.org

Great Graphs | October Existing Home Sales delivered the 13th consecutive year-over-year gain in volume, and prices were up. The EHS SAAR of 5.36M did cool off a bit from September’s 5.55M.

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Existing Home Sales Rebound in September

Existing-Home Sales  |  September 2015

ESA Great Graphs | US Existing Home Sales recorded their 12th straight month of year-over-year increases. September’s 5.55M pace was the 2nd highest recorded since February 2007’s 5.79M.

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August Existing-Home Sales Drop

August 2015 Existing Home Sales

ESA Great Graphs | August’s Existing Home Sales fell 4.8% from July to a 5.31M SAAR pace. This pace still provided the housing market with its 11th straight year-over-year gain.

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Bullish on Holiday Retail Season?

Strong Retail Holiday Season Ahead?

ESA Great Graphs | Bullish outlook for the 2015 Holiday Retail Season, as projections are revised upwards to an expected 5.7% gain over 2014.

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July 2015 Existing-Home Sales Up

Existing Home Sales Up Again in July 2015

ESA Great Graphs | July 2015 marked ten straight months of year-over-year gains in US Existing-Home Sales, a key driver for retail activity in local markets.

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Another Positive EHS Report for June

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Existing home sales continue to point upward in June, and pricing follows suit. This marks the sixth straight month of year-over-year gains for EHS.

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