Existing Home Sales


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

    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

    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'  Friday, 21 Feb 2014 | 1:39 PM ET

    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

    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

    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

    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

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

  • Investors break into foreclosed homes  Wednesday, 8 Jan 2014 | 10:17 AM ET

    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.

  • Housing could be facing another bubble: Shiller Tuesday, 31 Dec 2013 | 9:54 AM ET

    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.

  • Existing home sales drop to 3.2 percent  Wednesday, 20 Nov 2013 | 2:24 PM ET

    CNBC's Diana Olick reports on the disappointing numbers and how the low rate of first-time buyers is hurting the market.

  • October business inventories up 0.6%  Wednesday, 20 Nov 2013 | 10:00 AM ET

    CNBC's Rick Santelli and Diana Olick report the latest economic data. Existing home sales are down 3.2 percent in October.

  • Existing home sales: Issue for consumer?  Monday, 21 Oct 2013 | 10:04 AM ET

    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.

  • Existing home sales in Sept. down 1.9%  Monday, 21 Oct 2013 | 10:00 AM ET

    CNBC's Diana Olick reports September existing home sales slipped lower than expected, as the annual pace slows.

  • 'End of suburbia' may nearly be upon us: Sam Zell Tuesday, 8 Oct 2013 | 11:36 AM ET

    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 rise at slower pace  Tuesday, 24 Sep 2013 | 1:11 PM ET

    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.

  • Mortgage rise hits refis, not home sales: BofA CEO Friday, 20 Sep 2013 | 2:35 PM ET

    Homebuying has remained "pretty strong" despite higher mortgage rates, but refinancing has dropped "quite a bit," Bank of America CEO Brian Moynihan told CNBC.

  • Fed 'can't change' homebuyer demographics: Builder Wednesday, 18 Sep 2013 | 8:36 AM ET

    No matter what decision the Fed makes on tapering, it "can't change housing demographics," Toll Brothers CEO Douglas Yearley says.

  • July pending home sales down 1.3%  Wednesday, 28 Aug 2013 | 10:00 AM ET

    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