Existing Home Sales


  • Zillow's best housing markets   Friday, 21 Mar 2014 | 12:45 PM ET
    Zillow ranks best housing markets

    Home sales remain weak and are running at an 18-month low. CNBC's Diana Olick reports from Washington DC provides an update on the best markets for sellers and buyers as the spring housing season gets going.

  • 3 reasons THIS spring could save chilled housing Thursday, 20 Mar 2014 | 10:54 AM ET
    House for sale existing home sales

    While the housing recovery has been suffering from a winter cold, Realogy CEO Richard Smith says all that could change this spring.

  • February existing home sales decline 0.4%   Thursday, 20 Mar 2014 | 10:00 AM ET
    February existing home sales decline 0.4%

    CNBC's Rick Santelli reports the latest Philly Fed data, and Diana Olick reports February existing home sales drop 0.4%.

  • Why baby boomers are turning to reverse mortgages Monday, 17 Mar 2014 | 3:36 PM ET

    U.S. baby boomers, desperate for retirement income, are increasingly turning back to reverse mortgages, but big banks stay away.

  • Can't increase prices 'fast enough': Mohawk CEO Wednesday, 12 Mar 2014 | 10:24 AM ET

    Construction material costs have been rising so fast it's hard to keep pace, Mohawk CEO Jeffrey Lorberbaum tells CNBC.

  • West sees biggest drop in home sales   Friday, 28 Feb 2014 | 1:07 PM ET
    More borrowers have home equity

    While Realtors blame rough winter weather on flat home sales in many part of the U.S., that theory doesn't support the sharp drop in the West. CNBC's Diana Olick digs deeper into the data.

  • Very bullish on housing: LaVorgna   Friday, 28 Feb 2014 | 10:01 AM ET
    Very bullish on housing: LaVorgna

    Discussing his strong position on housing and the overall U.S. economy, is Joseph LaVorgna, Deutsche Bank chief U.S. economist. CNBC's Diana Olick provides insight.

  • January pending home sales up 0.1%   Friday, 28 Feb 2014 | 10:00 AM ET
    January pending home sales up 0.1%

    CNBC's Diana Olick reports the latest January pending home sales data. Olick says realtors are blaming the "disruptive weather patterns."

  • January new home sales hits 9.6%   Wednesday, 26 Feb 2014 | 10:00 AM ET
    January new home sales hits 9.6%

    CNBC's Rick Santelli reports the January new home sales data. Diana Olick provides insight to the number.

  • Housing at critical juncture: Strategist   Tuesday, 25 Feb 2014 | 11:34 AM ET
    Housing at critical juncture: Strategist

    "We're going from an investor led housing market to an end-user led housing market," says Mark Hanson, M Hanson Advisors housing & mortgage strategist, discussing the U.S. housing marketplace. CNBC's Rick Santelli provides insight.

  • Realogy CEO on state of housing   Tuesday, 25 Feb 2014 | 10:08 AM ET
    Realogy CEO on state of housing

    Richard Smith, Realogy president & CEO, discusses U.S. home prices and the state of the housing market. CNBC's Diana Olick provides insight.

  • Shiller: Signs housing is weakening   Tuesday, 25 Feb 2014 | 9:10 AM ET
    Shiller: Signs housing is weakening

    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.

  • Housing market now 'underperforming'   Friday, 21 Feb 2014 | 2:48 PM ET
    Housing market now 'underperforming'

    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.

  • Dolly Lenz: Murdoch's NYC apartment 'spectacular'

    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.

  • Existing home sales fall   Friday, 21 Feb 2014 | 1:34 PM ET
    Existing home sales fall

    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.

  • January existing home sales down 5.1%   Friday, 21 Feb 2014 | 10:00 AM ET
    January existing home sales down 5.1%

    CNBC's Diana Olick reports the latest homes sales data, including the decline in existing January home sales.

  • The next disappointing report: Existing home sales Thursday, 20 Feb 2014 | 5:44 PM ET
    Traders on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange.

    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.

  • Cold winter's economic tale   Tuesday, 18 Feb 2014 | 1:08 PM ET
    Cold winter's economic tale

    CNBC's Steve Liesman breaks down the economic data of the sectors hardest hit by the harsh winter weather.

  • No UK housing bubble, just a London one: EY Monday, 3 Feb 2014 | 4:56 AM ET

    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.

  • Home sales slowed at end of 2013   Thursday, 23 Jan 2014 | 1:07 PM ET
    Home sales slowed at end of 2013

    CNBC's Diana Olick provides insight on weakening home sales data at the end of last year.