Pending home sales drop | Cross River Real Estate

Contracts to buy previously owned homes in the United States shrank 4.1 percent year-on-year in February of 2018, following an upwardly revised 4 percent drop in January. It is the biggest decline since June of 2014 as contracts fell in all main regions: Northeast (-5.1 percent), Midwest (-9.5 percent), South (-1.5 percent) and the West (-2.2 percent). Compared to the previous month, pending home sales increased 3.1 percent, rebounding from an upwardly revised 5 percent fall in January and beating forecasts of a 2.1 percent gain. Pending Home Sales in the United States averaged 1.03 percent from 2002 until 2018, reaching an all time high of 30.90 percent in October of 2009 and a record low of -24.30 percent in April of 2011.


2018-01-3103:00 PMPending Home Sales YoY0.5%0.8%-0.2%-0.3%
2018-02-2803:00 PMPending Home Sales YoY-3.8%0.4%0.4%
2018-03-2802:00 PMPending Home Sales YoY-4.1%-4%-0.2%0.5%
2018-04-3002:00 PMPending Home Sales YoY-4.1%-2.11%
2018-05-3102:00 PMPending Home Sales YoY-1.60%
2018-06-2702:00 PMPending Home Sales YoY-1.35%


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