Judy Everett

Realm Real Estate Professionals, LLC

8627 Westbrook Forest Dr
Sugar Land, TX 77479


Cell: 2817996282   
Phone: 2817996282 
Fax: 281 690-5811

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August 2017

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Existing-Home Sales Retreat 1.8 Percent in June

WASHINGTON (July 24, 2017) — Existing-home sales slipped in June as low supply kept homes selling at a near record pace but ultimately ended up muting overall activity, according to the National Association of Realtors®. Only the Midwest saw an increase in sales last month.




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National housing indicators

Existing home sales (June)

5.52 millions units*

Existing home median price (June)

$263,800

Housing Starts (June)

1.215 millions units*

New home sales (May)

0.610 millions units*

*Seasonally adjusted annual rate. Source: NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF REALTORS®.

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Home ownership

2nd Quarter 2017

63.7%

1st Quarter 2017

63.6%

The homeownership rate of 63.7 percent was 0.8 percentage points higher than the rate in the second quarter 2016 (62.9 percent) and not statistically different from the rate in the first quarter 2017 (63.6 percent).

New home sales

May 2017

+2.9%

June 2017

+0.8%

Sales of new single-family houses in June 2017 were at a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 610,000, according to estimates released jointly today by the U.S. Census Bureau and the Department of Housing and Urban Development. This is 0.8 percent (±12.1 percent)* above the revised May rate of 605,000 and is 9.1 percent (±14.4 percent)* above the June 2016 estimate of 559,000.

Source: U.S. CENSUS BUREAU

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Judy Everett

Home Ownership matters…to people, to communities, and to America. Why? • For every two homes sold, one job is created in the U.S. • Each purchase generates as much as $60,000 in economic activity over time. Read more

Buying is now cheaper than renting in 74 percent of the nation’s largest cities. Low home prices and “rock-bottom” interest rates as well as tax advantages of homeownership are the reasons why it’s now cheaper to BUY a 2-bdrm home than to rent one. Check out this CNN Money article with the details. Read more

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