Are buyers finally resisting unrelenting price increases in the California home market? Or, is it just that time of year for sluggish home sales?
- California's housing market showing signs of slowing, which could be seasonal, or buyer's resistance to ever-climbing prices.
- October sales fell 2.9 percent to 35,182 from a revised 36,232 in September. Year-over-year, sales were down 1 percent from 35,541 in October 2014.
- Price appreciation, also strong in the first half of the year and lagging of late, remains in the most affluent counties.