U.S. home sales rise 15.7 percent: report

National home sales rose 15.7 percent year-over-year in November, the second-highest annual increase in 2012, according to a new report from RE/MAX. That followed a 17.8 percent year-over-year increase in October. In the same period, home prices rose 6.9 percent compared to November 2011. The average number of homes for sale is now 29.1 percent […]