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WASHINGTON, Jan 22- U.S. home resales unexpectedly fell in December as fewer people put their properties on the market, although not by enough to derail the boost housing will likely provide to the economy this year.
Cameron Findlay, Discover Home Loans chief economist, provides an outlook on housing in 2013.
S&P's David Blitzer sees encouraging signs in the latest Case-Shiller home price data. (3:59)
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.
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.
WASHINGTON, Dec 20- U.S. home resales rose sharply in November to their fastest pace in three years, a sign the recovery in the housing market is gaining steam. The National Association of Realtors said on Thursday that existing home sales climbed 5.9 percent last month to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 5.04 million units.
An introduction to eBay's real estate section.
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.
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.
A&E Networks' "Flipping Boston" stars Dave Seymour and Peter Souhleris, discuss flipping home strategies and the housing recovery.
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?
The stakes in the upcoming election are not as disturbing as the link people are making between politics and finance.
Breaking down the data on housing, with David Blitzer, S&P 500 Index Committee chairman. "Overall the housing industry has come back," he says.
CNBC's Diana Olick breaks down the numbers on last month's home sales, and discusses whether a housing recovery is underway, with Patrick Newport, IHS Global Insight, and David Crowe, National Association of Homebuilders.
"Whether QE3 is effective or not depends on whether it has lower interest rates on the high end," explains Chip Case, S&P/Case Shiller Index co-founder, providing an outlook on housing.
Stock sectors that could do well if Democrats win in November have been outpacing those that might be in favor if Republicans get control of the White House and Senate, according to an index created by LPL Financial.
Stocks rallied 2% this week after the Fed's QE3 move and could keep going. But there are some trouble spots that could trip up the bulls.
Analysts are hailing the beginnings of a recovery in the nation’s housing market. But to beleaguered homeowners, it will not feel like much of one for many months to come, the New York Times reports.
Discussing the recent growth in home sales and whether it's likely to last, with Patrick Newport, IHS Global Insight, and Lawrence Yun, National Association of Realtors.
Oliver Chang, Sylvan Road Capital co-founder, discusses his plans to invest $1 billion to acquire and rent single family homes nationwide, with CNBC's Diana Olick.