US new-home sales rise in sign of housing market health


WASHINGTON/February 24, 2017 (AP)(STLRealEstate.News) — Americans bought more new homes in January after a steep fall-off the previous month, a sign the housing market is healthy despite higher mortgage rates. New home sales rose 3.7 percent to a seasonally-adjusted 555,000, the Commerce Department said Friday. That is 5.5 percent higher than a year ago. Solid [ ] The post US new-home sales rise in sign of housing market health appeared first on STL Real Estate News.
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