WASHINGTON, Sept. 28, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Ongoing supply and affordability challenges and Hurricane Harvey's impact on sales activity in the Houston area led to a decline in existing-home sales and contract signings in August.
Visit https://www.nar.realtor/videos/housing-minute to watch a 53-second, animated video from the National Association of Realtors® summarizing how the housing market performed in August, as well as a look at the key findings from NAR and American Student Assistance's joint study on millennial student debt and homeownership.
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