Housing Starts


  • Bond Yields Jump May Herald End of 'Risk-Off' Monday, 28 Jan 2013 | 2:28 PM ET

    As the yield on the Treasury 10-year note rose to 2 percent for the first time since April 2012, the "Futures Now" traders debated whether the bond rally was over.

  • Fan Gang, former advisor to the People¿s Bank of China and Yale University economist, Robert Shiller, discuss the economic outlook for China and the United States.

  • CNBC's Rick Santelli breaks down the numbers on unemployment and weighs in on December's housing picture. Also, a look at the latest details on the debt ceiling debate, with CNBC's Steve Liesman.

  • Mortgage Applications Rebound in Latest Week: Survey Wednesday, 9 Jan 2013 | 7:13 AM ET

    Applications for U.S. home mortgages rebounded last week after three straight weeks of declines, even as interest rates jumped, data from an industry group showed on Wednesday.

  • Pro: What to Do With 'Fiscal' Rally     Wednesday, 2 Jan 2013 | 10:31 AM ET

    John Stoltzfus, Oppenheimer chief investment strategist, offers investment strategies on today's market run.

  • Latest Numbers Show Strength in Housing     Wednesday, 26 Dec 2012 | 10:44 AM ET

    Cameron Findlay, Discover Home Loans chief economist, provides an outlook on housing in 2013.

  • Is the upside to offering mortgages to Wal-Mart customers greater than the risks associated with it? David Strasser, Janney Montgomery Scott, and Victor Anthony, Topeka Capital Markets, discuss.

  • Rising Home Prices Bad for Housing     Friday, 30 Nov 2012 | 1:08 PM ET

    Home prices are back on the rise, reports CNBC's Diana Olick.

  • Santelli Takes on GSEs     Thursday, 29 Nov 2012 | 11:23 AM ET

    CNBC's Rick Santelli discusses the changing landscape in the real estate market as well as the need for reform, with Anthony Sanders, George Mason University professor.

  • What Empty Nest? Weak Economy Means Living at Home Thursday, 29 Nov 2012 | 10:56 AM ET

    The recession and weak recovery appears to be keeping many adult children from getting a home of their own, and that could have implications for the housing industry’s recovery.

  • Mortgage 'Attack' Could Mark Sea Change: Shiller Tuesday, 27 Nov 2012 | 4:08 PM ET
    Professor Robert Shiller

    Limited or no mortgage interest deductions in the U.S. tax code could prompt a sea change from buying to renting, influential economist Robert Shiller told CNBC’s “Futures Now” on Tuesday.

  • Housing Boom Winners & Losers     Tuesday, 20 Nov 2012 | 2:55 PM ET

    Robert Wetenhall, RBC Capital Markets, and Craig Robins, Dacra president & CEO, discuss more evidence of the recovery in housing. "If we take away the mortgage tax reduction, it would do significant harm to the housing recovery," says Wetenhall.

  • Busch: Trading FX Over the Holidays Tuesday, 20 Nov 2012 | 11:23 AM ET

    Expect a risk rally over the next few days, but next week could be another story. Here's how to trade the shifting winds.

  • Real Estate Roundup     Thursday, 15 Nov 2012 | 7:15 AM ET

    Fernando DeLeon, CEO of Leon Capital Group, reveals where to find the best real estate opportunities in lending, commercial and residential properties.

  • Hovnanian Expects Job Growth as Housing Rebounds Tuesday, 13 Nov 2012 | 4:51 PM ET

    The housing rebound could cause the unemployment rate to drop significantly in the next few years, said Ara Hovnanian, CEO of Hovnanian Enterprises, one of the nation's largest builders of single-family homes.

  • September New Home Sales Up 5.7 Percent     Wednesday, 24 Oct 2012 | 10:00 AM ET

    CNBC's Rick Santelli, reports the latest numbers on housing, and reaction to the sales numbers, with CNBC's Diana Olick.

  • After QE3, Can the Fed Excite Markets This Week? Tuesday, 23 Oct 2012 | 12:40 AM ET

    Just because last month’s Federal Reserve meeting came with some punch with the announcement of aggressive stimulus measures to boost the U.S. economy, does not mean this month’s meeting is any less important, Fed watchers say.

  • High-Profile Earnings Misses Keep Investors Skeptical Thursday, 18 Oct 2012 | 7:34 PM ET

    Some high-profile earnings misses soured sentiment ahead of Friday’s reports from two big Dow stocks — McDonald’s and General Electric.

  • Yen Slips, Chinese Data Cheers Investors Thursday, 18 Oct 2012 | 8:14 AM ET

    Chinese data gives a lift and Germany's Merkel dampens hopes — it's time for your FX Fix.

  • Jeremy Siegel, Wharton School professor of finance, explains why he is very bullish on the U.S. markets, and is keeping a close eye on improving housing data.