House resales rose in April to the highest level in nearly 3 1/2 years, according to the National Association of Realtors, Reuters reported. The Realtors group said today that sales of existing houses advanced 0.6 percent to an annual rate of 4.97 million units, the highest level since November 2009. Compared with April 2012, resales were up 9.7 percent. Read more.