June 20, 2013, 11:52 a.m. EDT
By Ruth Mantell, MarketWatch
Existing-home sales in May were up 12.9% from the same period in the prior year — the largest growth since October 2011. Meanwhile, year-over-year median prices rose 15.4% in May, the largest growth since 2005.
WASHINGTON (MarketWatch) — Existing-home sales rose in May to the highest pace since November 2009, when buyers were rushing to make a tax-credit deadline, pointing to a continuing rec... read more