Pending Home Sales Plunge In June As Demand Is Weighed Down By Surging Mortgage Rates

Topline Pending home sales—a leading indicator for housing market activity—plunged by a more than expected 20% in June compared to a year ago, according to new data from the National Association of Realtors on Wednesday, with experts warning that higher mortgage rates will continue to negatively impact demand. A surge in borrowing costs has continued … Read more