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Purchases of newly built single-family houses, which account for a small share of overall U.S. home sales, increased 5.2% from October to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 592,000 last month, the Commerce Department said Friday. That was the largest one-month gain and the highest level for sales since July. ”The housing market remains healthy,” Barclays economist Rob Martin said in a note to clients.
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New home sales also have been healthy, recording a 5.2% jump in November. Sales of new homes represent about 10% of the total market but help set the course of housing starts, a driver of construction employment and economic growth.