Pending home sales were up nationwide by 8.9 percent year over year nationwide during November, but were down by 1.8 percent in the West region of the US. According to the National Association of Realtors' pending home sales report released today, the West region was the only region to report declining year-over-year pending home sales. Pending home sales were up year over year by 14.5 percent, 15.5 percent and 12.6 percent in the Northeast, Midwest and South, respectively.
See here for NAR's report.
According to NAR's press release: