Sales were mixed across regions, rising 10.4% in the Midwest and 10.9% in the West, but falling 5.6% in the Northeast and 0.3% in the South.
The median price of a new home was $306,700, up 6.2% from May. The average price was $358,200, up 1.9% from the previous month.
At the end of June, there was an estimated supply of 4.9 months at the current sales rate, down from a 5.9 month supply in May.
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