Data appearing as a "0" does not actually represent "0" units sold. Do to rounding issues "0" refers to less than 500 units sold.
Source: US. Bureau of the Census
US. Bureau of the Census, New Houses Sold by Sales Price, Total, in Midwest Census Region [NHSSPMWT], retrieved from FRED, Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis https://research.stlouisfed.org/fred2/series/NHSSPMWT, May 28, 2016.