Pending home sales were up 9.8 percent in the 12 months through November, the National Association of Realtors said.


WASHINGTON — Contracts to buy previously owned U.S. homes rose in November to their highest level in 2-1/2 years, an industry group said on Friday, further evidence of a strengthening housing market recovery. The National Association of Realtors said its Pending Home Sales Index, based on contracts signed last month, increased 1.7 percent to 106.4 […]