Measure of signed contracts to buy US homes reaches 6-year high as housing recovery continues

  • by: CHRISTOPHER S. RUGABER , AP Economics Writer
  • Updated: June 27, 2013 - 11:55 AM

WASHINGTON — The number of people who signed contracts to buy U.S. homes jumped in May to the highest level in more than six years, a sign home sales will probably rise in the months ahead.

ADVERTISEMENT

question of the day

Poll: What's your favorite way to eat blueberries?

Weekly Question

ADVERTISEMENT

ADVERTISEMENT

ADVERTISEMENT

ADVERTISEMENT

Connect with twitterConnect with facebookConnect with Google+Connect with PinterestConnect with PinterestConnect with RssfeedConnect with email newsletters

ADVERTISEMENT

ADVERTISEMENT