*U.S. crude falls back near $55/ barrel. NEW YORK/ LONDON, Dec 22- Gold dropped more than 1 percent and silver slid 3 percent on Monday, triggering automatic sell orders in thin pre-holiday dealings after U.S. existing home sales fell to a six-month low, and as oil prices eased back toward $55 per barrel. Spot gold was down 1.3 percent at $1,180.05 an ounce at 12:21 p.m....» Read More
What does it take to sell a home that needs some fixing up? CNBC's Diana Olick takes a look at how virtual designs are being used to sell houses.
Dick Bove is calling for a second mortgage crisis, but Mark Roberts of Deutsche Asset and Wealth Management, doesn't see it.
Douglas Yearley, Toll Brothers CEO, discusses the company's earnings results and the state of the housing recovery. Yearley says the industry is frustrated housing demand has not rebounded as expected. The "Fast Money" crew trade the home builders.
CNBC's Diana Olick takes a close at mortgage applications and disappointing earnings from Toll Brothers.
Historically the fall season is not the hottest for housing. CNBC's Diana Olick explains why this year could be different.
CNBC's Diana Olick reports the latest pending home sales data for the month of July.
CNBC's Diana Olick spoke to Doug Duncan, Fannie Mae chief economist, who cut his housing forecasts for next year.
Tim Rood, The Collingwood Group, discusses how much the housing market depends on low interest rates and the struggles of the first time buyer.
CNBC's Diana Olick breaks down the disappointing new home sales data in the month of July.
CNBC's Rick Santelli reports the latest July new home sales data. Diana Olick provides insight on the disappointing number.
Existing home sales hit a 10-month high. CNBC's Diana Olick explains what's driving the increase, and takes a looks at mortgage rates.
WASHINGTON, Aug 21- Americans resold their homes in July at the fastest pace in almost a year, a sign the housing market was gaining steam again after a year-long slump. The National Association of Realtors said on Thursday existing home sales increased 2.4 percent to an annual rate of 5.15 million units.
CNBC's Rick Santelli reports the latest read on August Philly Fed data.
CNBC's Diana Olick breaks down the story behind housing starts. Olick shows what areas of the U.S. saw the biggest jump in construction.
CNBC's Diana Olick breaks down the surprising home builder confidence data for August.
CNBC's Diana Olick reports all regions saw gains in home builder sentiment for August.
Cynthia Silver, Century 21 Martinez & Associates; Patricia Delinois, Century 21 Premier Elite Realty; and Jo Gipson, Atlanta Intown Real Estate, discuss if the slowdown in housing is a bad thing or if it could spur sales.
Robert Shiller, Case-Shiller Index co-founder and Yale University professor of economics, discusses today's key housing data that showed U.S. home price gains are weakening. Shiller also weighs in on the economic headwinds developing from real estate.
CNBC's Steve Liesman takes a look at the week ahead for the economy with GDP, jobs and a Fed decision all coming in the next few days.
CNBC's Rick Santelli reports the latest pending home sales data.