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
Don't judge this economy by the willingness of investors to buy a hot stock, say Former Federal Reserve Governor Kevin Warsh, sharing his thoughts on the markets, U.S. economy and Fed policy.
Former Federal Reserve Governor Kevin Warsh, explains how Federal Reserve policy is preventing the U.S. economy from exiting the two percent growth trap.
The Bank of England has issued two recommendations to limit risk of household indebtedness with regards to the U.K. housing market says Mark Carney, governor at the Bank of England.
Bill O'Neill, head of CIO wealth management research U.K. at UBS, discusses the macro measures the Bank of England could unveil in an effort to cool down the U.K. housing market.
Richard Woolhouse, chief economist at BBA, says the U.K. housing market is cooling down, adding that the Bank of England is likely to hike rates this year.
Simon Wells, chief U.K. economist at HSBC, says the Bank of England faces a "historic" moment as it decides how to take the heat out of the U.K.'s housing market.
Joshua Han Miller, CEO of OKAY.com, says its business model is more efficient than traditional agents and will provide property buyers in Hong Kong with more options.
Despite signs of a recovery, the Fed remains concerned about weak sectors like housing, says Steven Wieting, Global Chief Investment Strategist at Citi Private Bank.
CNBC's Scott Cohn takes a look at the biggest movers in this year's ranking of America's top states for business.
After a dive in volume two weeks ago, applications for mortgage refinances and home purchase loans were little changed last week, data show.
If you call one of these 10 states home, your home has plenty of room for improvement, from crime to health care and the environment.
Goldman Sachs chief economist Jan Hatzius, discusses the possibility the Fed will raise rates sooner than expected due to an improving economy. Hatzius says while growth pace is sustainable we are still a long ways before we should tighten monetary policy.
New homes were up 18.6 percent month-to-month in May. CNBC contributor Joseph LaVorgna, shares his economic outlook.
CNBC's Diana Olick reports new home sales data is some of the most volatile released. Sales of newly built homes were up 18.6 percent month-to-month in May.
Sales of newly built homes were up 18.6 percent month-to-month in May, reports CNBC's Diana Olick. New home sales are 64 percent below their peak in 2005.
Home sales are returning close to pre-winter numbers, but nowhere near where they should be for a full recovery, says market analyst Peter Boockvar.
CNBC's Diana Olick reports on an 18.6 percent jump in new home sales in May. Rebecca Patterson, Bessemer Trust CIO, provides perspective.
Zillow CEO Spencer Rascoff, discusses what's driving the "noisy" housing market and when the "boomerang generation" will really start to impact homeownership.
CNBC's Rick Santelli speaks to Mark Hanson, M Hanson Advisors housing & mortgage strategist, about today's new home sales data and the destruction of housing demand.
Sales of new U.S. single-family homes jumped to a six-year high in May, the latest indication the housing market was starting to dig out of a recent soft patch.
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