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New Residential Sales

This page provides national and regional data on the number of new single-family houses sold and for sale. It also provides national data on median and average prices, the number of houses sold and for sale by stage of construction, and other statistics. The data are from the Survey of Construction (SOC), which is partially funded by the Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD).

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9/24/21 - Statement Regarding Natural Disasters: For information on the impact of natural disasters, including hurricanes, on the compilation of this report, please see the Natural Disaster FAQs.

8/5/21 - The U.S. Census Bureau is pleased to announce a new look for our Economic Briefing Room! Check out the new mobile-friendly format. For each principal economic indicator, find a card with a data summary, the percent change from the prior month and prior year, the date of the most recent release and the next release, and links to more information.

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