- 5.250% Notes issued by PulteGroup, Inc. due 1/15/2014 - $188.0 million currently outstanding
- 5.700% Notes issued by Centex Corp. due 5/15/2014 - $210.9 million currently outstanding
Existing-home sales dropped 3.2% in July to an annual rate of 5.39 million units, with the median price rising 5.3% from a year ago to $244,100.
Is this the time to get contrarian? Housing starts grew respectably in July, but the rate is slowing, says Ralph McLaughlin, chief economist at real-estate listing site Trulia.com.