U.S. Silver Eagle Sales Hit Mid-Year RecordSubmitted by Smaulgld.com on Fri, 06/28/2013 - 09:38
The U.S. Mint has reported over 25 million silver eagles have been sold through June.
The price of silver is declining while real estate values are climbing.
Sales of U.S. Silver Eagles are at a record pace. Sales of new homes are at relative historic lows.
Silver at $18.79 an ounce today is trading below its 1980 high of $50 an ounce. The median new home price is at an all time high.
Click for charts showing silver eagles sold in the first half of the year from 2006-2013 and for median home prices and new homes sold from 2006-2013: