The US National Association of Realtors reported that in November, the secondary housing market in the country showed sales growth of 1.9% regarding October. In total, 5 million 320 thousand homes were sold, which exceeded analysts' forecast of 5 million 200 thousand homes. The average price of a house was $257,700, an increase of 4.2% compared with November last year. At the same time last month there was a decrease in the supply of homes by 5.9% to 1 million 740 thousand. Single-family homes were sold in November 1.9% more than in October, while sales of apartment buildings increased by 1.7%.