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U.S. home sales fell more than expected in March, pointing to continued weakness in the housing market despite declining mortgage rates and slowing house price gains.Existing home sales dropped 4.9 percent to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 5.21 million units last month. February's sales pace was revised down to 5.48 million units from the previously reported 5.51 million units.Existing home sales, which make up about 90 percent of U.S. home sales, declined 5.4 percent from a year ago.Houses typically stayed on the market for 36 days in March, down from 44 days in February but up from 30 days a year ago.
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