Existing Home Sales


  • 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
    Window Replacement

    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?

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  • S&P/Case-Shiller: Home Prices Rise Again     Tuesday, 25 Sep 2012 | 9:15 AM ET

    Breaking down the data on housing, with David Blitzer, S&P 500 Index Committee chairman. "Overall the housing industry has come back," he says.

  • August Existing Home Sales Jump 7.8%     Wednesday, 19 Sep 2012 | 10:00 AM ET

    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.

  • Will Fed's Effort Save Housing Market?     Wednesday, 19 Sep 2012 | 8:04 AM ET

    "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.

  • What Stock Market Is Saying About November Elections Monday, 17 Sep 2012 | 12:53 PM ET
    President Barack Obama and Mitt Romney

    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.

  • Fed Juices Stocks, but What Could Bring Out the Bears? Sunday, 16 Sep 2012 | 12:50 PM ET

    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.

  • Signs of Revival, Slight but Sure, for Home Sales Thursday, 23 Aug 2012 | 6:44 AM ET
    Home Sales

    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.

  • July Existing Home Sales Up 2.3%     Wednesday, 22 Aug 2012 | 2:05 PM ET

    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.