U.S. single family homes sales were up 11.0% in June 2009. Sales of new single-family houses were at a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 384,000 in June 2009 according to government statistics, compared to the revised May rate of 346,000, but is still 21.3% below the June 2008 estimate of 488,000.
The median sales price of new houses sold in June 2009 was $206,200; the average sales price was $276,900. The seasonally adjusted estimate of new houses for sale at the end of June was 281,000. This represents a supply of 8.8 months at the current sales rate.
Source: U.S. Census Bureau and the Department of Housing and Urban Development