May pending home sales are at the highest level in nine years, reports CNBC's Diana Olick.» Read More
Christopher Whalen, senior managing director at Kroll Bond Rating Agency, says the Fed's policy of near-zero interest rates created substantial bubbles in sectors such as housing.
CNBC's Diana Olick reports on the latest data in existing home sales.
Nela Richardson, Redfin chief economist, weighs in on the housing market and gives insight as to why certain regions were booming in the housing market.
WASHINGTON, June 22- U.S. home resales surged to a 5-1/ 2- year high in May as first-time buyers stepped into the market, the latest indication that housing and overall economic activity were gathering steam in the second quarter. The National Association of Realtors said on Monday existing home sales increased 5.1 percent to an annual rate of 5.35 million units,...
NEW YORK, June 22- U.S. Treasuries prices tumbled on Monday on optimism Greece would reach a last-minute deal with creditors and after stronger-than-expected U.S. existing home sales data supported expectations of a September Federal Reserve rate hike. "The general theme is obviously more optimistic that Greece will be able to get a near-term deal," said Edward...
Existing home sales are higher in May, and median home prices are up 7.9 percent year-over-year, reports CNBC's Diana Olick.
U.S. home resales surged to the highest level since November 2009, National Association of Realtors reported.
WASHINGTON, June 22- U.S. home resales surged to a 5-1/ 2- year high in May as first-time buyers piled into the market, the latest indication that housing and overall economic activity were gathering steam in the second quarter. The National Association of Realtors said on Monday existing home sales increased 5.1 percent to an annual rate of 5.35 million units, the...
WASHINGTON— The National Association of Realtors reports on May sales of existing homes Monday at 10 a.m. Eastern. STRONGER SALES: Economists expect that sales rose 4.8 percent to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 5.28 million homes, according to a survey by the data firm FactSet. The Realtors' seasonally adjusted pending home sales index climbed 3.4 percent...
On Monday, the National Association of Realtors is expected to report strong growth in existing home sales for May. On Wednesday, Lennar, the No. 2 U.S. homebuilder is expected to report that it had a strong second quarter. Construction materials supplier Vulcan Materials has risen 35.8 percent so far this year and home improvement and building products firm...
One point five million buyers who lost their homes and credit during the housing crash could re-enter the market. CNBC's Diana Olick reports on the impact these boomerang buyers will have on the housing market.
Neil Dutta, Renaissance Macro head of U.S. economics research, and Chad Morganlander, Stifel Nicolaus portfolio manager, discuss speculation of the Fed raising interest rates and economic growth in the United States.
CNBC's Diana Olick reports on MBA purchase applications and how interest rates play into the housing market.
CNBC's Diana Olick takes a closer look behind the housing data including single family housing starts and
CNBC's Diana Olick reports on the homebuilders sentiment data being up 5 points to 59 and expectations to future sales.
CNBC's Diana Olick reports on what tech has done for Silicon Valley real estate and home price appreciation.
CNBC's Diana Olick reports on home owners that are deep underwater and 52% of underwater borrowers owe more on loans than the value of their home.
CNBC's Diana Olick reports on the steep climb in mortgage rates and what it means for homebuilders and housing.
Edward Berenbaum of Century 21 Redwood Realty, discusses some D.C. market stats and listings.
James Grosfeld, former Pulte Home Chairman & CEO, and Bill Pulte, Pulte Capital Partners CEO, analyze the housing sector and interest rates.