March New Home Sales Jump 13.8%

McConnell, Alison L.
April 2006
Bond Buyer;4/27/2006, Vol. 356 Issue 32369, p2
Trade Publication
The article reports on the U.S. economic performance for March 2006 in new home sales industry as reported by U.S. Department of Commerce. Sales of new single-family homes in particular, increased by 13.8 percent to the 1.213 million annually adjusted rate. But according to the Commerce Department the new home sales is still below by 7.2 percent compared to March 2005.


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