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Basic Info

US Existing Home Sales reflects the total unit sales of US homes that are already built. This is a lagging indicator tracking the US housing market, which is impacted by a change in mortgage rates. Historically, US Existing Home Sales declined to a trough of 3.77 million units sold in November 2008 as foreclosures increased and home values fell during the US Housing Crisis.

US Existing Home Sales is at a current level of 6.76M, up from 6.71M last month and up from 5.53M one year ago. This is a change of 0.75% from last month and 22.24% from one year ago.

Stats

Last Value 6.76M
Latest Period Dec 2020
Last Updated Jan 22 2021, 10:33 EST
Next Release Feb 19 2021, 10:00 EST
Average Growth Rate 2.30%
Value from 1 Year Ago 5.53M
Change from 1 Year Ago 22.24%
Frequency Monthly
Adjustment Seasonally Adjusted Annual Rate
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Notes Seasonally adjusted annual rate of U.S. existing home sales.

Historical Data

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Date Value
December 31, 2020 6.76M
November 30, 2020 6.71M
October 31, 2020 6.86M
September 30, 2020 6.57M
August 31, 2020 5.98M
July 31, 2020 5.86M
June 30, 2020 4.70M
May 31, 2020 3.91M
April 30, 2020 4.33M
March 31, 2020 5.27M
February 29, 2020 5.76M
January 31, 2020 5.42M
December 31, 2019 5.53M
November 30, 2019 5.32M
October 31, 2019 5.41M
September 30, 2019 5.41M
August 31, 2019 5.43M
July 31, 2019 5.39M
June 30, 2019 5.32M
May 31, 2019 5.33M
April 30, 2019 5.23M
March 31, 2019 5.23M
February 28, 2019 5.38M
January 31, 2019 4.98M
December 31, 2018 5.00M
Date Value
November 30, 2018 5.21M
October 31, 2018 5.22M
September 30, 2018 5.18M
August 31, 2018 5.35M
July 31, 2018 5.39M
June 30, 2018 5.39M
May 31, 2018 5.40M
April 30, 2018 5.43M
March 31, 2018 5.51M
February 28, 2018 5.61M
January 31, 2018 5.40M
December 31, 2017 5.56M
November 30, 2017 5.72M
October 31, 2017 5.50M
September 30, 2017 5.37M
August 31, 2017 5.42M
July 31, 2017 5.42M
June 30, 2017 5.50M
May 31, 2017 5.60M
April 30, 2017 5.54M
March 31, 2017 5.67M
February 28, 2017 5.47M
January 31, 2017 5.69M
December 31, 2016 5.51M
November 30, 2016 5.60M

Basic Info

US Existing Home Sales reflects the total unit sales of US homes that are already built. This is a lagging indicator tracking the US housing market, which is impacted by a change in mortgage rates. Historically, US Existing Home Sales declined to a trough of 3.77 million units sold in November 2008 as foreclosures increased and home values fell during the US Housing Crisis.

US Existing Home Sales is at a current level of 6.76M, up from 6.71M last month and up from 5.53M one year ago. This is a change of 0.75% from last month and 22.24% from one year ago.

Stats

Last Value 6.76M
Latest Period Dec 2020
Last Updated Jan 22 2021, 10:33 EST
Next Release Feb 19 2021, 10:00 EST
Average Growth Rate 2.30%
Value from 1 Year Ago 5.53M
Change from 1 Year Ago 22.24%
Frequency Monthly
Adjustment Seasonally Adjusted Annual Rate
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Notes Seasonally adjusted annual rate of U.S. existing home sales.