New home sales dip slightly in September, but remain strong going into fall
MarketWatch Published: Oct. 27, 2020 at 10:15 a.m. ET
The numbers: Sales of new single-family homes fell in September, but the housing market remains poised to buck seasonal trends nonetheless.
New home sales occurred at a seasonally-adjusted, annual rate of 959,000, the U.S. Census Bureau reported Monday. That represents a 3.5% drop from an downwardly-revised pace of 994,000 homes in August. Compared with last year, new home sales are up 32%...click here to read more.