Housing Starts


  • 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.

  • Teflon Market?     Tuesday, 19 Mar 2013 | 2:00 PM ET

    Rounding up the latest from the Fed and the housing market, and what it says about the economy, with Joseph LaVorgna, Deutsche Bank; and CNBC's Steve Liesman and Diana Olick.

  • Housing Starts Up 0.8% in February     Tuesday, 19 Mar 2013 | 1:23 PM ET

    The housing recovery is chugging away, with CNBC's Diana Olick. New permits for construction rose to the highest level since 2008, and housing starts are up from last month.

  • Miami Condos: The Foreign Invasion     Tuesday, 19 Mar 2013 | 11:44 AM ET

    Building has begun again in Miami, but is the demand for real? And, who stands to profit most? CNBC's Diana Olick takes a look at some of the red flags.

  • Time to Buy Home Builder Stocks?     Tuesday, 19 Mar 2013 | 10:45 AM ET

    Robert Wetenhall, RBC Capital Markets analyst, has the play on housing after recent data show signs the sector is regaining its footing.

  • Housing Starts Up 0.8% in February     Tuesday, 19 Mar 2013 | 8:30 AM ET

    CNBC's Rick Santelli breaks down the latest data on housing, and discusses what it indicates about the economy and markets, with CNBC's Steve Liesman.