Sales of existing homes in the U.S. in February fell by 9.6% - to 4.88 million homes at an annual rate, according to the National Association of Realtors, reported IA Finmarket.
According to revised data, in January, sales grew by 3,4% compared to December - up to 5.4 million homes. Previously reported to increase by 2,7??% - to 5.36 million homes.
Analysts polled by Bloomberg, predicted to reduce sales by 4,5% - to 5.12 million homes, compared with the original data.