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Any downturn in business spending will hurt prospects for stronger wage growth and dampen the central bank’s hopes a.

by Wolf Richter Feb 28, 2018. The new tax law also removes some or all of the tax benefits of homeownership for first-time buyers, as the near-doubling of the standard deduction puts renting and owning on the same tax level in most markets, and there’s one less reason to buy. January was the first month when higher mortgage rates,

Daniel Palmer. New home sales slumped in July, offsetting a sharp gain in June and strengthening calls that the cycle may have peaked. The latest Housing Industry Association new home sales report showed a lacklustre market to begin the new financial year as sales weakened 9.7 per cent, with the industry body warning the numbers pointed.

The report said new home sales plunged by 7.8 percent to an annual rate of 593,000 in January after slumping by 7.6 percent to an upwardly revised 643,000 in December. The continued decrease surprised economists, who had expected new home sales to jump by 3.2 percent to a rate of 645,000 from the 625,000 originally reported for the previous month.

Australian new home sales just fell heavily across the country. Again. According to Australia’s Housing Industry Association (HIA), housing sales slumped 4.4% in May in seasonally adjusted terms.

New home sales slump in February.. Harley Dale said the first stages of the downward cycle in new home building was likely to be moderate, with the pace of deterioration picking up.

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Home purchases have plunged this year and prices in 100 cities tracked by SouFun Holdings Ltd. have extended their declines. The easing of credit has yet to buoy the market. New-home sales dropped.

Data on Tuesday showed March new home prices quickened for the first time in months. But auto sales extended their decline in. to remain under stress if profits are slow to recover from their worst.

New-home sales began to rebound after the average 30-year mortgage rate fell from its recent peak of nearly 5% in November 2018.