Housing Starts


  • Has housing momentum halted?   Tuesday, 26 Nov 2013 | 2:17 PM ET
    Has housing momentum halted?

    Discussing the U.S. housing momentum and if activity has peaked, with Anika Khan, Wells Fargo Securities senior economist & director, and Ken Rosen, Rosen Consulting Group. Khan says the underlying fundamentals remain positive.

  • 'For Sale' signs are displayed in front of new homes.

    Canada is careering towards a sharp fall in house prices with ultralow interest rates taking their toll on the property market, Goldman Sachs reports.

  • Pending home sales down 5.6%   Monday, 28 Oct 2013 | 10:00 AM ET
    Pending home sales down 5.6%

    CNBC's Diana Olick has the latest data on home sales.

  • New housing bubble?   Tuesday, 24 Sep 2013 | 2:18 PM ET
    New housing bubble?

    Housing prices climbed an annualized 12 percent and home builder Lennar had a blowout quarter. CNBC's Diana Olick reports. And Ken Rosen, Rosen Consulting Group, and Bob Wettenhall, RBC Capital Markets, discuss a housing bubble.

  • Multifamily sector drags on August housing starts Wednesday, 18 Sep 2013 | 8:37 AM ET
    Contractors raise a wall while working on a new home under construction at Taylor Morrison Home Corp.'s La Solara Community in Dublin, California.

    U.S. housing starts rose less than expected in August, but a surge in permits for single-family homes pointed to sustained strengthen in the housing market recovery.

  • August housing starts up 0.9%; building permits down 3.8%

    CNBC's Rick Santelli breaks down the latest numbers on housing.

  • Housing recovery slows   Wednesday, 28 Aug 2013 | 4:22 PM ET
    Housing recovery slows

    CNBC's Diana Olick discusses if potential changes to mortgage rules will cause lenders to pull back. With Casey Crawford of Movement Mortgage and David Lykken of Mortgage Banking Solutions.

  • Double dose of housing data   Wednesday, 28 Aug 2013 | 2:14 PM ET
    Double dose of housing data

    July pending home sales are down 1.3 percent this month while mortgage rates rose. CNBC's Diana Olick breaks down varying housing data. And Joel Naroff, Naroff Economic Advisors, discusses homes available for sale.

  • Is housing back in a bubble?   Tuesday, 27 Aug 2013 | 11:37 AM ET
    Is housing back in a bubble?

    Mark Hanson, Hanson Advisors, breaks down the latest data on housing with CNBC's Rick Santelli.

  • US rental market benefiting from mortgage rates?   Tuesday, 27 Aug 2013 | 5:30 AM ET
    US rental market benefiting from mortgage rates?

    Doug Culkin, president and CEO of the National Apartment Association, comments on U.S. housing where the buyers' market seems to be "where the pain is" as the rental market is "pretty strong."

  • Housing: Hot or not?   Monday, 26 Aug 2013 | 2:12 PM ET
    Housing: Hot or not?

    Jed Kolko, Trulia, and Patrick Newport, IHS Global Insight, discuss if we should be worried about the dip in the housing market.

  • Significant housing slowdown   Monday, 26 Aug 2013 | 2:02 PM ET
    Significant housing slowdown

    Rising mortgage rates are threatening the housing recovery, CNBC's Diana Olick breaks down this housing plunge.

  • Housing takes bearish turn   Monday, 26 Aug 2013 | 12:30 PM ET
    Housing takes bearish turn

    Rising interest rates are threatening the housing recovery, reports CNBC's Diana Olick.

  • What housing recovery?   Monday, 26 Aug 2013 | 10:22 AM ET
    What housing recovery?

    Shari Olefson, author of "Foreclosure Nation," and Tanya Marchiol, CEO of Team Investments, discuss the decline in recent housing data and what it indicates about the recovery.

  • Raining on housing's parade   Friday, 23 Aug 2013 | 2:16 PM ET
    Raining on housing's parade

    New home sales are down more than 13 percent in July. Is weather to blame? Anika Khan, Wells Fargo Securities, and Dan Greenhaus, BTIG, discuss housing.

  • Bright signs for the housing market?   Wednesday, 21 Aug 2013 | 4:39 PM ET
    Bright signs for the housing market?

    Robert Shiller of the Case-Shiller Index joins guest host Ken Langone, co-founder of Home Depot, to discuss what's motivating buyers. "Home-buying increases are a result of a holdover from Fed stimulus," Shiller said.

  • Pros explain how to play housing with rising rates Monday, 19 Aug 2013 | 11:38 AM ET

    The recent pullback in housing stocks has created opportunity for investors to buy on weakness and some individual names stand out from the pack, analysts told CNBC.

  • Rising rates hurting housing?   Friday, 16 Aug 2013 | 2:15 PM ET
    Rising rates hurting housing?

    Housing starts in July were up 5.9 percent, reports CNBC's Diana Olick; and digging into whether rising rates are to blame for sluggish starts is Diane Swonk, Mesirow Financial.

  • Home Depot and Lowe's: Is their bull run over? Friday, 16 Aug 2013 | 1:59 PM ET

    There have been concerns over the pace of the housing recovery--and a related field, home improvement--following the rise in rates.

  • Housing starts up 5.9% in July   Friday, 16 Aug 2013 | 1:08 PM ET
    Housing starts up 5.9% in July

    Multi-family starts were up 25.5 percent month-to-month, reports CNBC's Diana Olick. The builders are not meeting the demand.