NAR Says Home Sales Up – Do We Believe It?

The National Association of Realtors stands accused of preparing bad data. This month they say home sales are up. This time Econintersect agrees and believes Jan 2011 sales are up. Occasionally those who abuse data can be correct.

Case Shiller Says Home Prices Decline Again: Will this Decline End Soon?

Econintersect is using the Case-Shiller data release to overview the home price situation as of December 2010. All home price indexes are trending down.

January Existing Home Sales Outlook: Terrible, Based on December Pending Home Sales

Analysis by Econintersect point to a third year of terrible home sales, at least at the start, based on the pending home sales data released by the National Association of Realtors.