Housing Starts


  • Tracking strength in housing  Thursday, 21 Aug 2014 | 3:28 PM ET

    Existing home sales hit a 10-month high. CNBC's Diana Olick explains what's driving the increase, and takes a looks at mortgage rates.

  • Philly Fed index 28.0  Thursday, 21 Aug 2014 | 10:00 AM ET

    CNBC's Rick Santelli reports the latest read on August Philly Fed data.

  • Dubai property market relies on 'speculation': Pro  Thursday, 21 Aug 2014 | 2:30 AM ET

    Nick Maclean, managing director of CBRE Middle East, says the Dubai property market relies on speculation but the government is introducing policies to control this.

  • U.S. seeing a good recovery story: Economist  Tuesday, 19 Aug 2014 | 7:18 PM ET

    Markus Schomer, Chief Economist at PineBridge Investments, says the pick up in July's housing starts is in line with other economic data, indicating a good recovery picture in the U.S..

  • Strong housing data signaling strong economy?  Tuesday, 19 Aug 2014 | 4:17 PM ET

    With housing starts permits soaring in July, Shari Olefson, "Foreclosure Nation" author, discusses the strength of the overall market.

  • Positive housing data gooses stocks  Tuesday, 19 Aug 2014 | 4:15 PM ET

    Housing starts jumped almost 16 percent in July and Home Depot reported better than expected earnings. CNBC's Diana Olick breaks out the numbers.

  • Home Depot's Blake total package: Greenberg  Tuesday, 19 Aug 2014 | 2:06 PM ET

    Why Home Depot's Frank Blake is a great CEO, with CNBC contributor Herb Greenberg.

  • Where to buy a home  Tuesday, 19 Aug 2014 | 2:03 PM ET

    Brad Hunter, Metrostudy chief economist, outlines Texas, Atlanta, and Denver as housing hot spots in the U.S.

  • Housing starts soar in July  Tuesday, 19 Aug 2014 | 2:01 PM ET

    Housing starts jumped up 15.7 percent in July. CNBC's Diana Olick provides details from the report.

  • US housing starts, permits surge in July Tuesday, 19 Aug 2014 | 8:30 AM ET
    A contractor operates a nail gun while working at the PulteGroup Inc. Sage housing development under construction in San Jose, California.

    U.S. housing starts rebounded strongly in July, suggesting the housing recovery was back on track after stalling in the second half of last year.

  • July CPI up 0.1%; July housing starts up 15.7%  Tuesday, 19 Aug 2014 | 8:30 AM ET

    CNBC's Rick Santelli reports on July CPI, as well as housing starts.

  • Time to short China housing stocks?  Tuesday, 19 Aug 2014 | 3:45 AM ET

    Simon Colvin, research analyst at Markit, discusses Chinese housing stocks and how to make money out of the market.

  • 'Worst is over' for China housing market: Pro  Tuesday, 19 Aug 2014 | 2:30 AM ET

    Jinsong Du, head of Asia property research at Credit Suisse, says house prices in the second half of the year will not go down as fast as the first half.

  • Housing crash would be 'profound' for China: Pro  Tuesday, 19 Aug 2014 | 1:15 AM ET

    Miranda Carr, head of China research at NSBO, says a housing market crash in China would have a "profound" impact on the overall economy.

  • Home builder sentiment jumps to 55  Monday, 18 Aug 2014 | 9:49 AM ET

    CNBC's Diana Olick reports all regions saw gains in home builder sentiment for August.

  • London houses 'unaffordable': UK lawmaker  Monday, 18 Aug 2014 | 3:45 AM ET

    "London is becoming completely unaffordable for people on average wages," according to long-standing British Labour MP Diane Abbott, amid rising property prices in the U.K.'s capital.

  • London's housing boom to spread to rest of UK?  Monday, 18 Aug 2014 | 3:30 AM ET

    Robin Carr, fund manager at Aerium, says there will be "significant growth" in prices for property outside of central London.

  • What property can you buy for $500,000 in London?  Monday, 18 Aug 2014 | 2:45 AM ET

    CNBC's Catherine Boyle looks at what real estate you can buy for $500,000 in London as property prices continue to soar.

  • Want a house abroad? You can buy it online  Friday, 8 Aug 2014 | 2:15 AM ET

    Paul Philipp-Hermann, co-founder of Lamudi, discusses how his online real estate business allows users to buy property in emerging markets.

  • UK housing will cool, but no correction: S&P  Thursday, 7 Aug 2014 | 6:00 AM ET

    Jean-Michel Six, managing director and chief European economist at Standard & Poor's, says that U.K. house prices will cool but there will be no correction in the market.