CNBC's Diana Olick reports on the disappointing numbers and how the low rate of first-time buyers is hurting the market.» Read More
The latest S&P/Case Shiller index for January shows prices up just 8 percent year-over-year in the nation's top 20 markets, reports CNBC's Diana Olick; and Dolly Lenz, Prudential Douglas Elliman and CNBC's Robert Frank, provide perspective on the recovery and New York City's real estate revival.
Return of home equity and appreciation is juicing consumer confidence in housing, reports CNBC's Diana Olick. More Americans believe a home is a better long-term investment than stocks, according to the All-America Economic survey.
The housing comeback is showing signs of accelerating more rapidly than most anybody had thought at this point, David Stevens, president and CEO of Mortgage Bankers Association, told CNBC.
One metric could be exposing weakness in the housing recovery, David Rosenberg says.
For the first time in over six months, the supply of homes for sale is beginning to rise.
Despite evidence to the contrary, housing is "not going to gain momentum" this year, the NAHB's economist told CNBC.
CNBC's Diana Olick reports the latest numbers on housing.
David Crowe, National Association of Home Builders, sifts through the data and explains why the housing market may not be as healthy as it appears, and why he believes there will be no real momentum in the sector for the remainder of the year.
CNBC's Rick Santelli and Diana Olick break down the numbers on housing and weigh in on what it indicates about the health of the U.S. economy.
CNBC's Rick Santelli and Diana Olick report on the latest economic data from the Philadelphia Fed Survey, Leading Indicators, and housing.
Housing will not be an "exciting market" over the next five years, Yale's Prof. Robert Shiller told CNBC.
Barclays downgraded several home builders, including Toll Brothers and KB Home. CNBC's Diana Olick has the details.
Home prices jumped in December, but home builders aren't feeling the same high. Stephen Kim, Barclays homebuilding analyst, offers insight.
Home prices are up over 8 percent in December from 1 year ago, reports CNBC's Diana Olick.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
CNBC's Diana Olick reports the U.S. has not seen this few homes for sale in over a decade.