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The delivery rate & MBS Pricing for 1-month



LATEST PRE-OWNED HOME SALES:

August’s Sales Pace 5.05 million homes sold (Down 1.8% from July 5.14 MM pace & Down 5.3% versus August 2013 pace of 5.38 MM)

NE Region 670,000 unit pace (Up 4.7% from July & Down 4.3% from August 2013’s pace)

Midwest Region 1.24 MM unit pace (Up 2.5% from July 1.21 MM & Down 3.9%from August 2013’s pace)

South Region 2.03 MM unit pace (Down 4.2% from July 2.12 MM & Down 3.8% from August 2013’s pace)

West Region 1.11 MM unit pace (Down 5.1% from July pace of 1.17 MM & Down 9.8% from August 2013’s pace)

Release Date 9-22-14


LATEST NEW HOME SALES:

August’s Sales Pace 504,000 homes sold (Up 18.0% from July 427,000 pace & Up 12.3% versus August 2013 pace of 379,000)

NE Region 31,000 unit pace (Up 29.3% from July & Down 3.2% from August 2013’s pace)

Midwest Region 58,000 unit pace (Unchanged from July & Unchanged from August 2013’s pace)

South Region 262,000 unit pace (Up 7.8% from July & Up 27.2% from August 2013’s pace)

West Region 153,000 unit pace (Up 50% from July & Up 84.3% from August 2013’s pace)

Release Date 9-29-14





LATEST NEW HOUSING STARTS
September’s Annualized Starts: 1,017,000 units
(up 6.3% from the revised 957,000 for August
and Up 17.8% from the 863,000 for September 2013)
Release date 10/17/14



NEW BUILDING PERMITS for September were 1,018,000
Up 1.5% from the revised 1,003,000 for August
and Up 2.5% from the
1,003,000 for September, 2013
Release date 10/17
/14

NAHB HOME BUILDERS' INDEX:

October 2014 Overall index = 54 (Down 5)
- Present Sales = 57 (Down 6)
- Plans to Buy in 6 Mos = 64 (Down3 )
- Buyer Traffic = 41 (Down6 )
Release date 10/16/14


Home Loan Interest Rates WEEKLY CLOSING LEVEL: (as defined by the Fannie Mae & /or Freddie Mac delivery rates.)

Week Ending 10/17/14 = 3.45%; Down 6 BP
from 3.51% for the week ending 10/10/14

 

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