Housing Starts


  • Tight Inventory Is Holding Back Housing: Pro     Tuesday, 21 May 2013 | 5:30 AM ET

    Jed Kolko, chief economist at Trulia, tells CNBC that the housing starts tumble is likely to be a blip and should recover next month.

  • Markets Are Strong Because Economy Is Weak     Tuesday, 21 May 2013 | 12:45 AM ET

    Roger Nightingale, Economist at RDN Associates says the global economy is in a deceleration phase but markets are being supported by the liquidity. Richard Martin, Managing Director of IMA Asia joins in the conversation.

  • Initial Jobless Claims Up 32,000 to 360,000     Thursday, 16 May 2013 | 8:31 AM ET

    CNBC's Rick Santelli breaks down the latest unemployment, housing and CPI numbers, with CNBC's Steve Liesman.

  • Sold! Zillow Raises Its Revenue Forecast Tuesday, 7 May 2013 | 6:16 PM ET

    Zillow delivered revenue that beat expectations, helped by the US housing-market recovery, and raised its full-year forecast.

  • Housing in 'Early Stages' of Recovery: Trulia CEO Wednesday, 1 May 2013 | 1:45 PM ET

    The housing industry is set for an uptrend over the next several years, said Pete Flint, co-founder and CEO of Trulia.

  • Rep. Watt to Head FHFA?     Wednesday, 1 May 2013 | 1:33 PM ET

    On the home front, a new guy is expected to head the government regulator overseeing Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac, reports CNBC's Diana Olick.

  • Cramer: These Are Great Plays in 'Housing Gold Rush' Wednesday, 1 May 2013 | 10:04 AM ET

    "Social housing" companies like Zillow and Trulia will deliver growth to investors as secondary plays on the hot housing market, said CNBC's Jim Cramer.

  • Inside the S&P Case-Shiller Report     Tuesday, 30 Apr 2013 | 9:16 AM ET

    David Blitzer, S&P 500 Index Committee chairman, breaks down the key data on housing.

  • US Housing Recovery Half-Way Through: Pro     Monday, 29 Apr 2013 | 5:30 AM ET

    David Crowe, chief economist at the National Association of Home Builders, discusses the issues slowing the U.S. housing recovery, and explains why the renting sector is faring better.

  • CNBC's Rick Santelli breaks down the data on food and energy last month and takes a look at the housing market, with Joe Kinahan, TD Ameritrade, and Robert Brusca, FAO Economics.

  • Home Construction Will Feed Job Growth: CEO Wednesday, 10 Apr 2013 | 12:01 PM ET
    Construction workers build a Toll Brothers Inc. home in the Azura community in Boca Raton, Florida.

    The construction sector is poised for strong growth and will become a leading job creator, said Sheryl Palmer, CEO of homebuilder Taylor Morrison.

  • Housing Boom Gone Bust?     Wednesday, 3 Apr 2013 | 2:53 PM ET

    Housing starts have come way off their lows of late 2009, but today's ADP jobs report shows no job gains in construction. Michelle Meyer, BofA Merrill Lynch, explains why she sees more home building ahead.

  • Housing Check: Signs of Improvement     Tuesday, 26 Mar 2013 | 4:36 PM ET

    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.

  • Confidence Returns to Housing     Tuesday, 26 Mar 2013 | 1:17 PM ET

    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.

  • New Home Sales Drop 4.6% in February     Tuesday, 26 Mar 2013 | 10:01 AM ET

    Breaking down the latest housing data, with CNBC's Diana Olick.

  • Home Prices Up, Best Yearly Increase Since 2006 Tuesday, 26 Mar 2013 | 9:51 AM ET

    Single-family home prices rose in January, starting the year with the biggest annual increase in six-and-a-half years in a fresh sign the housing market recovery remains on track, a closely watched survey showed on Tuesday.

  • Home Prices Soaring as Inventories Dwindle     Thursday, 21 Mar 2013 | 4:43 PM ET

    Digesting more good news on the housing front and debating whether another bubble is forming, with Christopher Thornberg, Beacon Economics; Daniel Indiviglio, Reuters BreakingViews; and CNBC's Diana Olick.

  • Housing Market in Dallas, TX     Thursday, 21 Mar 2013 | 1:40 PM ET

    Getting the real pulse on housing from real estate brokers on the ground, with Cindy O'Gorman, realtor.

  • Health of Housing in America     Thursday, 21 Mar 2013 | 1:17 PM ET

    Sales of existing homes are now at their highest level in more than three years, reports CNBC's Diana Olick.

  • Traders to Pick Over Data, With Fed in Mind Wednesday, 20 Mar 2013 | 8:25 PM ET
    Construction workers are seen on the job at a new housing development in San Mateo, California.

    Housing and jobs data will get a close look from traders Thursday, as they continue to dissect the latest comments from the Fed.