Strongest March for O.C. homebuying since ’07

Strongest March for O.C. homebuying since ’07 Orange County’s spring house shopping season got off to a fine start with the best March for sales since 2007. DataQuick reports that 2,856 residences sold last month — a 9.2% improvement vs. a year ago and the best March since 3,130 sold in 2007. Still, the rising …

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Precursor to Existing-Home Sales Heads Higher

Pending sales of existing homes rose again in March, according to data released Thursday by the National Association of Realtors (NAR). The trade group’s monthly reading of contract signings – which is a forward-looking indicator of where sales of previously owned homes will likely be within one to two months – rose 5.1 percent in …

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Pending home sales rise again in March

Video is from www.Realtor.org. Pending home sales increased again in March, affirming that a surge of home sales is unfolding for the spring home buying season, according to the National Association of Realtors®. The Pending Home Sales Index,* a forward-looking indicator based on contracts signed in March, rose 5.3 percent to 102.9 from 97.7 in …

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Things to do in Newport Beach for March

March Calendar of Events March 1-7: Toshiba Classic, PGA Tour of Champions. Located at Newport Beach Country Club. More information at www.toshibaclassic.com March 21: Newport Beach Spirit Run! More information at www.nbspiritrun.com March 26 & 27: Distinguished Speakers Lecture Series. Frances Mayes, Author, “Under the Tuscan Sun” – Located at Newport Beach Central Library. www.nbplfoundation.org …

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