What is it?
The number of new single-family houses sold. A house is considered sold when either a sales contract has been signed or a deposit accepted. Included in these estimates are houses for which a sales contract is signed or deposit accepted before construction has actually started. The estimates include houses sold while under any stage of construction, even those sold before the building permit has been issued. number is seasonally adjusted.
Who is interested?
Analysts, Industry Professionals, Contractors, CFO’s
What does it tell me?
It tells you home many homes in the U.S. were contractually sold during a given month.
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