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01 Jul 2010 11:00


Biz: Previously-owned home sales follow new home sales to the crapper

  • 23% rise in pending home sales between January and April
  • 30% decline in pending home sales IN MAY ALONE source

24 May 2010 11:21


Biz: Home sales: A big leap to take advantage of a big credit

  • 7.6% boost in previously-owned home sales in April source
  • » Why the leap? Simply put, there was a homebuyer tax credit that was about to expire at the end of April, and it led to a leap in sales to their highest levels since November. Now if only those sales were happening without, you know, big tax credits.

23 Nov 2009 11:16


Biz: Give people a tax credit and they’ll buy a home with it

  • 10% boost in existing home sales in October source