US Home Sales Up 2.6 Percent in June

In this July 10, 2014 photo, a mailman delivers mail to a house for sale in Quincy, Mass. The National Association of Realtors reported existing-home sales rose 2.6 percent in June. (AP Photo/Michael Dwyer)
In this July 10, 2014 photo, a mailman delivers mail to a house for sale in Quincy, Mass. The National Association of Realtors reported existing-home sales rose 2.6 percent in June. (AP Photo/Michael Dwyer)

WASHINGTON—Sales of previously owned homes rose for a third straight month in June, pushing activity to the highest level in eight months and providing evidence...


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