August 2013 Existing Home Sales Soft But Remains In Strong Growth Trend Lines

Written by Steven Hansen The headlines for existing home sales say that sales growth improved in August month-over-month. Our analysis shows sales were soft compared to last month, but overall growth remains strong and in line with 2013 growth trends.

July 2013 Existing Home Sales “Spiked”

Written by Steven Hansen The headlines for existing home sales say that sales growth “spiked” in July month-over-month. Our analysis shows sales were very strong, and this month’s data is so strong that it may be signalling a spurt in the rate-of-growth trends.

June 2013 Existing Home Sales Are a Little Weak

Written by Steven Hansen The headlines for existing home sales say that sales growth declined slightly in June month-over-month. Our analysis shows sales were down, but the significant difference in our analysis is much lower year-over-year sales growth rate. Prices are up, but the trend growth rate is now marginally decelerating.

May 2013 Existing Home Sales Above Average Growth – Home Price Increasing too Rapidly

Written by Steven Hansen The headlines for existing home sales say that sales improved in May. Our analysis shows sales (based on comparing year-over-year growth) is a little above average for the growth evidenced over the last 12 months. This month again looks good analytically. Econintersect Analysis: Sales up 1.7% month-over-month, Up 15.2% year-over-year – …

April 2013 Existing Home Sales Show Above Average Growth

Written by Steven Hansen The headlines for existing home sales say that sales improved in April . Our analysis shows sales (based on comparing year-over-year growth) is a little above average for the growth evidenced over the last 12 months. This month looks good analytically. Econintersect Analysis: Sales up 6.0% month-over-month, Up 13.5% year-over-year – …