Builder confidence is at a 9-year high, but housing starts fell by 14 percent in August. CNBC's Diana Olick and Tim Rood, Collingwood Group provide perspective into the housing conundrum.» Read More
Mark Hanson, Hanson Advisors, breaks down the latest data on housing with CNBC's Rick Santelli.
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."
Jed Kolko, Trulia, and Patrick Newport, IHS Global Insight, discuss if we should be worried about the dip in the housing market.
Rising mortgage rates are threatening the housing recovery, CNBC's Diana Olick breaks down this housing plunge.
Rising interest rates are threatening the housing recovery, reports CNBC's Diana Olick.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
There have been concerns over the pace of the housing recovery--and a related field, home improvement--following the rise in rates.
Multi-family starts were up 25.5 percent month-to-month, reports CNBC's Diana Olick. The builders are not meeting the demand.
In today's top 3 trades, Jos. A. Bank is trading lower after reporting disappointing revenue, Pandora touches its highest level since its IPO, and Nordstrom is down after 2013 guidance. Also the play on the home builders space, with the FMHR crew.
U.S. housing starts and permits for future home construction rose less than expected in July, while nonfarm productivity rose in the second quarter more than expected.
A break down on the latest housing and productivity numbers, with CNBC's Rick Santelli, and Steve Liesman. And Stephanie Link, TheStreet; Zachary Karabell, River Twice Research, and Jason Trennert, Strategas Research Partners, discuss what it indicates about the economy and its impact on the markets.
Canada's overheated housing market continues to defy a U.S. style real estate crash, but even the most optimistic of investors are now bracing for pain.
CNBC's Steve Liesman takes a look at what investors can expect from this week's slew of economic numbers.
The near-completion of the Shanghai Tower and the beginning of work on the world's tallest building in Changsha could be clear signs that the Chinese economy is heading for a fall.
CNBC's Diana Olick explains why investing in a second home is beneficial. It is a flippers market and CNBC contributor Dolly Lenz says "we got a frenzy going on right now." Home flipping is up 19 percent year-to-date.
John Paulson created quite a buzz in the housing market yesterday at the Delivering Alpha conference. CNBC's Diana Olick digs into the latest housing data for your best investment.