The Commerce Department reports on sales of new homes in October.
Maine home sales dipped 9.85 percent in November while the median sales price dropped 1.43 percent.
Major stock indexes edged mostly higher Monday but the gains were held back by discouraging data on U.S. home sales and a deepening slide in oil prices.
The National Association of Realtors reports on sales of existing homes in November.
Global markets were mostly higher Monday after the Federal Reserve's pledge not to rush to raise interest rates prompted investors to add risky assets ahead of the year-end holiday.