Previously (ETSLTOTL) owned U.S. home sales declined for the third consecutive month in November to the lowest level of the year as rising mortgage rates and a limited supply of properties discouraged buyers.
Facebook's headquarters during the company's 2012 initial public offering. Zef Nikolla/Facebook, via European Pressphoto Agency Facebook's headquarters during the company's 2012 initial public offering.
Average mortgage interest rates inched up slightly this week, but remain under 4.5 percent for the most popular mortgage loan, Freddie Mac said Thursday.
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Home resales hit a near one-year low in November and new filings for unemployment benefits unexpectedly rose last week, putting a wrinkle in an otherwise brightening economic picture.
U.S. stocks edged lower one day after the Federal Reserve's pledge to keep its easy-money support in place for the long haul spurred a global rally.