Home Sales Rise to Highest Pace of the Year

August had a modest decline in existing-home sales, however, September saw the highest annual pace of the year.  In fact most major US regions experience gains in September, according to the National association of Realtors. NAR chief economist, Lawrence Yun says, “Low interest rates and price gains holding steady led to September’s healthy increase, even with investor activity remaining on par with last month’s marked decline”.