Day: May 24, 2022

Newsfeed: US New Home Sales Collapse In April

Newsfeed: US New Home Sales Collapse In April

Following the unexpectedly large decline in existing home sales (directionally not unexpected given the surge in mortgage rates, plunge in mortgage apps, slump in homebuilder sentiment, drop in building permits, and weakening in labor market signals that are emerging), analysts expected new home sales to slide 1.8% MoM in April.