• Stuart Miller, CEO of Lennar Corp, provides perspective on the housing market as interest rates begin to trend up and the Fed begins to pare down its stimulus program. The economy is beginning to improve and jobs are coming back, Miller says.

  • Home owners invest in remodeling     Tuesday, 17 Dec 2013 | 3:35 PM ET

    CNBC's Diana Olick explains how the return of home equity and confidence in home values are leading home owners to invest in remodeling.

  • Building products are exciting: Pro     Tuesday, 17 Dec 2013 | 2:05 PM ET

    Discussing which housing-related stocks investors should be buying, and staying away from, with Mark Kiesel, PIMCO managing director. "The remodel cycle will kick in and grow at 8-10 percent over the next 2 years," he says.

  • Home builder confidence soars     Tuesday, 17 Dec 2013 | 2:01 PM ET

    Confidence among the nation's home builders jumped 4 points on the NAHB's monthly sentiment index. CNBC's Diana Olick provides insight.

  • Homes get makeovers as mortgages are back in black Tuesday, 17 Dec 2013 | 1:02 PM ET
    Carpenters renovating a home in Cohasset, Mass.

    Architects are busier than ever as more homeowners are sprucing up their houses after their mortgages return to positive equity.

  • Home builder confidence rises     Tuesday, 17 Dec 2013 | 10:04 AM ET

    CNBC's Diana Olick reports home owner sentiment beat expectations and jumped 4 points to 58 in December.

  • Big revision to 2014 housing outlook     Friday, 13 Dec 2013 | 1:01 PM ET

    CNBC's Diana Olick reports housing analyst Ivy Zelman has lowered her new home sales home estimates for 2014. Land, labor and financing influenced her decision.

  • Toll Bros CEO: Housing is long way from bubble     Tuesday, 10 Dec 2013 | 3:43 PM ET

    Has the housing market run too far too fast? Douglas Yearley, Toll Brothers CEO, discusses the state of the housing market and consumers fear that they are buying into another bubble.

  • Disconnect in October home sales reading     Wednesday, 4 Dec 2013 | 3:01 PM ET

    CNBC's Diana Olick breaks down the surge in new home sales for October and the skepticism surrounding the reading.

  • Get bullish on beat-up stocks: Larry McDonald Wednesday, 27 Nov 2013 | 1:28 PM ET
    Larry McDonald

    "We look for stressed sectors toward year end," Larry McDonald says.

  • Has housing momentum halted?     Tuesday, 26 Nov 2013 | 2:17 PM ET

    Discussing the U.S. housing momentum and if activity has peaked, with Anika Khan, Wells Fargo Securities senior economist & director, and Ken Rosen, Rosen Consulting Group. Khan says the underlying fundamentals remain positive.

  • Easy Fed policy     Wednesday, 20 Nov 2013 | 11:05 AM ET

    Fed Chairman Ben Bernanke emphasized that the Fed's monetary policy guidance provides thresholds, not triggers. Dino Kos, CLS Bank International, and Former Fed Gov. Mark Olson, provide perspective.

  • Upbeat retail data; Fed minutes ahead     Wednesday, 20 Nov 2013 | 10:08 AM ET

    October retail sales are up 0.4 percent. CNBC's Steve Liesman digs into this morning's economic data, including auto sales.

  • October business inventories up 0.6%     Wednesday, 20 Nov 2013 | 10:00 AM ET

    CNBC's Rick Santelli and Diana Olick report the latest economic data. Existing home sales are down 3.2 percent in October.

  • Consumers putting more money into homes: Pro     Tuesday, 19 Nov 2013 | 1:24 PM ET

    Debating whether Home Depot is a buy following an earnings beat, with Christopher Horvers, JPMorgan Retail-Hardlines analyst, and Laura Champine, Canaccord Genuity.

  • Home builders hit hard     Friday, 8 Nov 2013 | 7:44 PM ET

    CNBC's Seema Mody reports on a few major news headlines Friday night, including the hit to rate-sensitive home builder stocks like Pulte and Toll Brothers.

  • Tri Pointe Homes in $2.7bn Weyerhaeuser deal Monday, 4 Nov 2013 | 11:22 AM ET

    The deal will leave Weyerhaeuser shareholders in control of one of the 10-largest homebuilders in the United States.

  • Builder confidence down 2 points in October     Wednesday, 16 Oct 2013 | 10:02 AM ET

    Home builder sentiment slipped a larger-than-expected 2 points in October. CNBC's Diana Olick has the details.

  • Jumbo lenders slowed by shutdown     Monday, 7 Oct 2013 | 1:08 PM ET

    Two percent of the staff at the Federal Housing Administration staff is working, and many lenders are not moving ahead on jumbo mortgages. CNBC's Diana Olick reports

  • The rate debate     Wednesday, 25 Sep 2013 | 6:25 PM ET

    Is the housing industry really on track? Mad Money host Jim Cramer spoke with Lennar CEO Stuart Miller about the company's strong Q3. Cramer weighs in on whether rising rates impacted housing.

Contact Construction


    Get the best of CNBC in your inbox

    › Learn More