The number of outstanding transactions on sale of housing in the U.S. increased by 6,1%

The index, which reflects the volume of outstanding transactions on sale of housing in the U.S., rose in September at 6.1%. The growth rate has continued for the eighth consecutive month.
According to the National Association of Realtors USA, compared to the same period last year, the number of outstanding transactions increased by 19,8%.
Buyers tend to have time to draw real estate transactions prior to the expiration of the federal program under which home buyers are granted tax breaks of $ 8 thousand dollars. Usually, housing sales falling in the autumn.