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August 2019 brought 5.49 million in sales, a median sales price of $278,200, and 4.1 months of inventory. The median sales price is up 2.6% year over year, and inventory is down 0.2 months from August 2018.
All states had job gains, with the strongest gains in Utah (3.6%), Nevada (3.3%), Washington (3.1%), Idaho (3.0%), Florida (2.9%), South Dakota (2.8%), Arizona (2.8%), Texas (2.7%), New Mexico (2.6%), and Oregon (2.3%).
In July 2019, pending home sales were down 0.3% year-over-year.
Home showings remained flat in July despite lower mortgage rates, as potential buyers appeared to have become more cautious given current economic conditions.
This infographic shares highlights of the results of the 2019 survey of home buyers whose households include children under the age of 18.