Existing Home Sales


  • Stocks Better Investment Than Homes: Shiller Monday, 11 Feb 2013 | 10:26 AM ET

    Housing will not be an "exciting market" over the next five years, Yale's Prof. Robert Shiller told CNBC.

  • Sell the Homebuilders?  Tuesday, 5 Feb 2013 | 3:22 PM ET

    Barclays downgraded several home builders, including Toll Brothers and KB Home. CNBC's Diana Olick has the details.

  • Homebuilders Take a Hit  Tuesday, 5 Feb 2013 | 2:52 PM ET

    Home prices jumped in December, but home builders aren't feeling the same high. Stephen Kim, Barclays homebuilding analyst, offers insight.

  • Housing Bubble Take 2?  Tuesday, 5 Feb 2013 | 1:38 PM ET

    Home prices are up over 8 percent in December from 1 year ago, reports CNBC's Diana Olick.

  • Big Money Betting on Housing  Monday, 4 Feb 2013 | 5:30 PM ET

    Shares of Facebook are off 13 percent over the past 5 sessions, with the Fast Money traders; and Tom Shapiro, GTIS, has invested over $2 billion in the housing sector, and offers insight on the industry's comeback.

  • Death of the Refi?  Wednesday, 30 Jan 2013 | 4:22 PM ET

    Refinances dropped 10 percent this week, reports CNBC's Diana Olick. Mortgage bankers said the rate on the 30-year fixed moved up from 3.62 percent to 3.67 percent.

  • S&P/Case-Shiller: US Home Prices Extend Gains  Tuesday, 29 Jan 2013 | 9:19 AM ET

    The latest S&P/Case-Shiller report shows U.S. home prices continued to rise through November of last year, with David Blitzer, S&P 500 Index Committee Chairman.

  • Hamptons Real Estate Boom  Thursday, 24 Jan 2013 | 2:55 PM ET

    According to Brown Harris, sales of homes in the Hamptons priced more than $2.5 million increased by 98 percent in Q4 compared to last year. CNBC's Robert Frank has the details.

  • Housing & the Economic Recovery  Tuesday, 22 Jan 2013 | 3:37 PM ET

    Existing home sales dropped 1 percent in December because there just aren't many homes to buy, reports CNBC's Diana Olick; and assessing the headwinds the housing market faces, with CNBC's Jeff Cox and John Makin, AEI Resident Scholar.

  • Existing Home Sales Fall on Supply Drop  Tuesday, 22 Jan 2013 | 1:11 PM ET

    CNBC's Diana Olick reports the U.S. has not seen this few homes for sale in over a decade.

  • December Existing Home Sales Down 1%  Tuesday, 22 Jan 2013 | 10:00 AM ET

    Existing home sales fell 1 percent in December, when the Street was expecting a 5 percent gain, reports CNBC's Diana Olick.

  • Latest Numbers Show Strength in Housing  Wednesday, 26 Dec 2012 | 10:44 AM ET

    Cameron Findlay, Discover Home Loans chief economist, provides an outlook on housing in 2013.

  • Case-Shiller: Home Prices Up 4.3% in October  Wednesday, 26 Dec 2012 | 9:16 AM ET

    S&P's David Blitzer sees encouraging signs in the latest Case-Shiller home price data. (3:59)

  • Higher-End Homes Finally Selling Again Thursday, 20 Dec 2012 | 11:36 AM ET

    Sales of existing homes beat expectations in November, with Realtors reporting a surprisingly modest effect in the Northeast from Superstorm Sandy. An even bigger surprise was a huge gain in activity among higher-end homes.

  • Existing Home Sales Up 5.9 % in November  Thursday, 20 Dec 2012 | 10:02 AM ET

    CNBC's Diana Olick breaks down the latest numbers on housing. Also, Richard Smith, President & CEO of Realogy, shares his views on current housing trends and mortgage rates.

  • Home Buying on eBay May Yield Virtual Bargain Wednesday, 5 Dec 2012 | 3:59 PM ET

    An introduction to eBay's real estate section.

  • Rebuilding Your Portfolio Amid Housing Strength  Thursday, 29 Nov 2012 | 6:25 PM ET

    There's no doubt housing is coming back with a vengeance, says Mad Money host Jim Cramer, and explains strategies to playing Trulia, Zillow and other housing stocks.

  • Congress 'Cliff' Talk a Hazard for Stocks Tuesday, 27 Nov 2012 | 8:16 PM ET

    Back from holidays for just a day, and Congress has already rattled the stock market, a trend that will continue until the “fiscal cliff” is resolved.

  • 'Flipping Boston' on Housing  Monday, 22 Oct 2012 | 2:43 PM ET

    A&E Networks' "Flipping Boston" stars Dave Seymour and Peter Souhleris, discuss flipping home strategies and the housing recovery.

  • Home Remodeling Resurgence Lifts Contractors' Sales Thursday, 4 Oct 2012 | 8:01 AM ET
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    Many contractors are seeing business improve as home sales slowly recover and homeowners are feeling better about the economy. Does this uptick have serious momentum?