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The Obama Administration is taking new steps to revive the slumping housing market. Shaun Donovan, HUD Secretary, discusses how likely it is the President's plan will pass.
Discussing the government's role in the housing problem, and what needs to be done to turn the market around, with CNBC's Diana Olick and Steve Liesman
Top policymakers did not seriously consider the idea that problems in the housing market would bring a recession, newly released transcripts show. The New York Times reports.
Housing starts have hit their low point and will gradually pick up this year, Goldman Sachs chief economist Jan Hatzius told CNBC Wednesday.
The economy has been producing upside surprises lately - and that could be bad news for the buck.
'There has been a massive short position in the euro as of late,' says CNBC's Sue Herera and CNBC's Diana Olick reports on the current state of the housing market.
CNBC's Diana Olick reports good news for the rental market and has the latest data released from the Commerce Department.
The Fast Money Halftime Report traders discuss strong housing starts hitting the highest level in a year.
November housing starts rate is the highest since April 2010. Does that signal improvement for the housing market? Oliver Chang, Morgan Stanley head of U.S. housing strategy, says he's bullish on the single and multi-family rentals market, and "cautiously optimistic" on the distressed housing market.
CNBC's Diana Olick reports home builders are seeing inquiry traffic increase for the third consecutive month.
Shares of Schnitzer Steel are getting slammed today after the company reported they expect Q1 results to be lower than outlook. Also, gold is hurting to hold onto early gains and US homebuilders confidence rose for the third consecutive month today. CNBC's Fast Money traders and Dan Dicker, Merblock president weigh in.
Vadim Zlotnikov, AllianceBernstein, explains why he sees stabilization in housing and substantial pent-up demand for capital equipment, infrastructure and durable goods in the new year.
CNBC's Diana Olick has the latest data on the state of home prices across the U.S. as well as a look behind the numbers, with Kyle Lundstedt, LPS Applied Analystics.
Stephen Meister, Meister, Seelig & Fein, and Susan Wachter, Wharton Business School, discuss whether renting has become the new reality for may people, and the impact on the economy and accumulating wealth.
Has the American dream been completely upended? Don Peebles, The Peebles Corp., discusses that and a string of big economic data coming out this week, including housing starts, building permits, manufacturing and inflation.
Housing starts fell a steeper than expected 5% last month but speculation building appears to be making a comeback, with CNBC's Diana Olick.
CNBC's Diana Olick reports on a decline in housing starts and an upgrade for PulteGroup.
A decade later, the financial shock can be seen as one of a half-dozen financial dominoes to befall the U.S. economy in a long boom-and-bust period, but with one key difference — the wound was not self inflicted.
CNBC's Diana Olick has the details on housing starts and home builder confidence.
There's a lot going on in this volatile market, but Cramer thinks it's important to monitor the following things in particular.