California home sales and price gains temper in May as buyers confront housing affordability constraints and low inventory

    LOS ANGELES – June 17, 2014 – (RealEstateRama) — California home sales eased slightly in May as a shortage of homes and housing affordability concerns held back would-be home buyers, the CALIFORNIA ASSOCIATION OF REALTORS® (C.A.R.) said today.  Meanwhile, the median home price posted higher from both the previous month and year for the third consecutive month and remained at its highest level since December 2007

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    Leading the way...® in California real estate for more than 100 years, the CALIFORNIA ASSOCIATION OF REALTORS® (C.A.R.) is one of the largest state trade organizations in the United States, with nearly 155,000 members dedicated to the advancement of professionalism in real estate. C.A.R. is headquartered in Los Angeles.

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    Los Angeles, CA 90020-1403
    Phone: (213) 739-8200
    Fax: (213) 480-7724

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    Mark Giberson
    Phone: (213) 739-8304.

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