House sales indicators contain figures relating to sales of homes as well as home ownership rates. These indicators provide information on the housing sector of the economy.

Last Updated: Jan 23 2023, 14:43 EST Next Release: Feb 21 2023, 10:00 EST

The Existing-Home Sales data measures sales and prices of existing single-family homes for the nation overall, and gives breakdowns for the West, Midwest, South, and Northeast regions of the country. These figures include condos and co-ops, in addition to single-family homes.

Major Existing-Home Sales Indicators

Indicator Period Value % CHG PREV
Midwestern US Existing Home Sales Dec 2022 1.01M -0.98%
Northeastern US Existing Home Sales Dec 2022 520000.0 -1.89%
Southern US Existing Home Sales Dec 2022 1.80M -2.17%
US Existing Home Inventory Dec 2022 970000.0 -13.39%
US Existing Home Sales Dec 2022 4.02M -1.47%
US Existing Home Sales MoM Dec 2022 -1.47% --
Western US Existing Home Sales Dec 2022 690000.0 0.00%
Last Updated: Jan 31 2023, 10:00 EST Next Release: Mar 15 2023, 10:00 EDT

The Housing Vacancies and Homeownership provides current information on the rental and homeowner vacancy rates, and characteristics of units available for occupancy. These data are used extensively by public and private sector organizations to evaluate the need for new housing programs and initiatives.

Major Housing Vacancies and Homeownership Indicators

Indicator Period Value % CHG PREV
US Black Home Ownership Rate Q4 2022 44.90% -0.66%
US Hispanic Home Ownership Rates Q4 2022 48.50% -0.41%
US Home Ownership Rate Q4 2022 65.90% -0.15%
US Home Vacancy Rate Q4 2022 0.80% -11.11%
US Non-Hispanic White Home Ownership Rate Q4 2022 74.50% -0.13%
US Other Races Home Ownership Rate Q4 2022 58.70% 0.34%
US Rental Vacancy Rate Q4 2022 5.80% -3.33%
Last Updated: Jan 26 2023, 10:04 EST Next Release: Feb 24 2023, 10:00 EST

New Residential Sales provides current-month estimates and revisions for previous months, for new houses sold and for sale at the national level and by Census Region, and for average and median sales prices at the national level. More detailed data on sales prices and construction price indexes are included quarterly. Construction price indexes are included monthly and quarterly.

Major New Residential Sales Indicators

Last Updated: Jan 27 2023, 10:00 EST Next Release: Feb 27 2023, 10:00 EST

The Pending Home Sales Index, a leading indicator of housing activity, measures housing contract activity, and is based on signed real estate contracts for existing single-family homes, condos, and co-ops. Because a home goes under contract a month or two before it is sold, the Pending Home Sales Index generally leads Existing-Home Sales by a month or two.

Major Pending Home Sales Index Indicators

Indicator Period Value % CHG PREV
Midwestern US Pending Home Sales Index Dec 2022 77.60 -0.26%
Midwestern US Pending Home Sales Index Dec 2022 47.80 -22.40%
Northeastern US Pending Home Sales Index Dec 2022 64.70 -6.50%
Northeastern US Pending Home Sales Index Dec 2022 35.90 -34.73%
Southern US Pending Home Sales Index Dec 2022 94.10 6.09%
Southern US Pending Home Sales Index Dec 2022 63.30 -10.97%
US Pending Home Sales Index Dec 2022 76.90 2.53%
US Pending Home Sales Index Dec 2022 49.40 -18.21%
US Pending Home Sales MoM Dec 2022 2.53% --
US Pending Home Sales YoY Dec 2022 -33.76% --
Western US Pending Home Sales Index Dec 2022 58.60 6.35%
Western US Pending Home Sales Index Dec 2022 39.60 -14.84%
Last Updated: Jan 15 2023, 10:01 EST Next Release: --

The NMHC Quarterly Survey of Apartment Market Conditions provides a snapshot of the state of the apartment market, sales, equity financing and debt financing

Major Survey of Apartment Market Conditions Indicators

Indicator Period Value % CHG PREV
US Apartment Market Debt Financing Q3 2022 5.00 66.67%
US Apartment Market Equity Financing Q3 2022 12.00 -33.33%
US Apartment Market Sales Volume Q3 2022 6.00 -40.00%
US Apartment Market Tightness Q3 2022 20.00 -60.78%
Last Updated: Oct 6 2022, 15:20 EDT Next Release: --

Major US Mortgage Originations Indicators

Indicator Period Value % CHG PREV
US Mortgage Originations Q2 2022 677.96B USD -1.60%
US Mortgage Originations, Purchases Q2 2022 476.96B USD 25.19%
US Mortgage Originations, Refinance Share Q2 2022 29.65% -33.68%
US Mortgage Originations, Refinancing Q2 2022 201.00B USD -34.74%

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