US existing-home sales fall to 4.9M pace, 3rd straight decline and weakest in nearly a year

  • by: JOSH BOAK , Associated Press
  • Updated: December 19, 2013 - 10:10 AM

WASHINGTON — The number of people who bought existing U.S. homes in November declined for the third straight month. Higher mortgage rates have made home-buying more expensive, while the lingering effect of the October government shutdown might have deterred some sales.

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