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I think there are pitfalls ahead and this momentum will dissipate, says Robert Shiller, co-founder Case-Shiller Index, discussing the latest home sales data and providing his outlook on the housing market. Shiller also weighs in on the Fed's influence on housing.
Existing home sales fell more than 5 percent in January and home builder confidence continues to wane. CNBC's Diana Olick reports on the "dismal" housing data.
Media mogul Rupert Murdoch is buying a 4-floor penthouse in Manhattan for $57 million. Dolly Lenz of Dolly Lenz Real Estate represented Murdoch on the sale.
Home sales were down the most in the the western states, which points directly to weak affordability and a lack of supply, reports CNBC's Diana Olick. Dolly Lenz, weighs in.
CNBC's Diana Olick reports the latest homes sales data, including the decline in existing January home sales.
January's existing home sales are expected to show a decline of 3.5 percent to 4.7 million, and nobody will be surprised if it is worse.
CNBC's Steve Liesman breaks down the economic data of the sectors hardest hit by the harsh winter weather.
London is at risk of a housing bubble but the rest of the U.K. looks set to escape wild gyrations in the property market, a report argues.
CNBC's Diana Olick provides insight on weakening home sales data at the end of last year.
The year's first foreclosure auction took place yesterday in Atlanta. CNBC's Diana Olick looks at the properties that sold and how easy it is to break into foreclosed homes bought sight unseen.
The U.S. housing market could be in the early stages of yet another bubble, warned Robert Shiller, co-founder of the Case-Shiller index.
CNBC's Diana Olick reports on the disappointing numbers and how the low rate of first-time buyers is hurting the market.
CNBC's Rick Santelli and Diana Olick report the latest economic data. Existing home sales are down 3.2 percent in October.
Nick Colas, ConvergEx Group, and Diane Swonk, Mesirow Financial, discuss the impact of falling existing home sales on the overall markets. It's a real problem for first time buyers with overhang of student debt" says Swonk.
CNBC's Diana Olick reports September existing home sales slipped lower than expected, as the annual pace slows.
Young people shunning the suburbs in favor of city life are leading the charge in the "reurbanization of America," real estate mogul Sam Zell says.
Existing home prices in the nation's top 10 and 20 cities rose 12.3 and 12.4 percent in July. CNBC's Diana Olick reports 15 of the 20 cities showed gains slowing.
Homebuying has remained "pretty strong" despite higher mortgage rates, but refinancing has dropped "quite a bit," Bank of America CEO Brian Moynihan told CNBC.
No matter what decision the Fed makes on tapering, it "can't change housing demographics," Toll Brothers CEO Douglas Yearley says.
CNBC's Diana Olick reports contracts to buy existing homes fell in July, as higher interest rates hit the housing market. And David Crowe, NAHB chief economist, and Jed Kolko, Trulia chief economist, provide insight on buying versus renting in this