More Buyers Than Usual Enter Spring Market
- South: Contract signings rose 4 percent in March and are 12.4 percent above year-ago levels.
- West: Contract signings increased 1.7 percent in March and are 15.6 percent higher than March 2014.
- Northeast: Contract signings fell 1.5 percent for the fourth consecutive month but remain 0.6 percent above a year ago.
- Midwest: Contract signings decreased 2.5 percent in March but are 11.3 percent above year-ago levels.