Economic Reports Housing Starts


  • The health of the U.S. housing sector

    Shari Olefson, director at The Carnegie Group, explains what factors are affecting the U.S. housing market.

  • UK housing market sustainable: Bovis Homes CEO

    David Ritchie, chief executive of Bovis Homes, says the housing market is "solid" and the rise in house prices is sustainable.

  • Robert Shiller: Housing market fragile

    Low interest rates have been driving the fragile market, says Robert Shiller, Case-Shiller Index co-founder and Yale University professor of economics, discusses continued sluggishness in home prices and if home sales will accelerate in 2015.

  • November existing home sales drop 6.1%

    CNBC's Hampton Pearson breaks down the unexpected drop in existing home sales for the month of November.

  • Low gas boosts home purchase power

    CNBC's Diana Olick reports from Rockville, Maryland, where home builders are seeing a boost to consumer confidence from lower oil prices.

  • How oil's decline caused a Texas housing boom

    CNBC's Diana Olick discusses how the fall in oil prices is impacting the housing market in Texas.

  • Pulte's 2015 housing strategy

    CNBC's Diana Olick speaks to Richard Dugas, Pulte Group CEO, about the state of the housing market and Pulte's big bet on active adult communities.

  • Zandi's 2015 forecast... very good year for jobs

    Mark Zandi, Moody's Analytics, discusses his outlook for next year. And CNBC's Michelle Caruso-Cabrera and the CME's Jim Iuorio, weigh in on Russia's currency crisis and its impact on the Fed and markets.

  • Russia has resources to stabilizer ruble: Zandi

    CNBC's Steve Liesman, and Mark Zandi, Moody's Analytics, discuss whether Russia's economic woes will likely trigger a global financial crisis and the positive impact of lower oil prices.

  • Housing starts down 1.6%

    CNBC's Rick Santelli runs through the latest housing data.

  • NAHB housing market index 57

    CNBC's Diana Olick reports the latest home builder sentiment data.

  • Check on homebuilder earnings

    CNBC's Diana Olick takes a look at the quarterly results of home builders Toll Brothers and Hovnanian Enterprises.

  • Los Angeles County firefighters battle a fire at an apartment building under construction next to the Harbor CA-110 Freeway in Los Angeles, early Monday, Dec. 8, 2014.

    Hundreds of firefighters battled a huge fire at an under-construction apartment complex in Los Angeles early Monday, NBC News reports.

  • Future of home prices

    Where are home prices heading in 2015? CNBC's Diana Olick discusses the housing outlook and where home builders are looking to build.

  • Housing data details

    CNBC's Steve Liesman digs deep into today's disappointing housing data.

  • Key October housing data

    CNBC's Rick Santelli reports October new home sales rises 0.7%, and Diana Olick reports the October pending home sales disappoint and fall 1.1% from September.

  • Bill Pulte expects housing starts to increase

    Bill Pulte, Pulte Capital Partners, outlines the pipeline for housing going into 2015.

  • Realty check: Office space, retail & more

    Related Companies Chairman Stephen Ross, discusses home prices, the demand for certain apartments and the changes happening in office space.

  • Hot housing trends: CEO

    Dottie Herman, Douglas Elliman CEO, shares her thoughts on the current state of housing, including the global attraction of New York City.

  • October housing starts down 2.8%

    Breaking down the latest housing numbers from October, with CNBC's Rick Santelli.