• Santelli Exchange: FHFA vs. Congress     Thursday, 22 May 2014 | 10:45 AM ET

    CNBC's Rick Santelli speaks to Senator David Vitter, (R-La.), about Mel Watt's plans for GSE reform.

  • Rent or buy? The math is changing Thursday, 22 May 2014 | 10:22 AM ET
    Jenna Dillon-Gasparino, her son, William, and Rocky the dog in their house, which is on the market for sharply more than the family bought it for, just four years ago, in the Venice neighborhood of Los Angeles, May 19, 2014. In some markets, buying a house again looks like a perilous investment.

    New analysis shows that renting may prove to be a better decision than buying in major markets as prices rise and bargains disappear. The NYT reports.

  • Cashin: Fed in 'puzzling place' with housing     Thursday, 22 May 2014 | 10:02 AM ET

    Diane Swonk, Mesirow Financial chief economist, and Art Cashin, UBS director of floor operations, break down today's existing home sales data and explain how the Fed is affecting the lack of churn in housing.

  • Existing home sales up 1.3%     Thursday, 22 May 2014 | 10:00 AM ET

    CNBC's Rick Santelli and Diana Olick break down the latest LEI and existing home sales data.

  • Do these 2 things to fix housing: Kovacevich     Thursday, 22 May 2014 | 8:16 AM ET

    Former Wells Fargo chairman and CEO Richard Kovacevich and current Trulia CFO Sean Aggarwal talk about the health of the housing recovery.

  • The subset of job growth that really matters within the housing economy is employment among young adults, says Sean Aggarwal, Trulia CFO, honing in on housing and employment issues, with Jan Siegmund, ADP CFO. I think we are going to see the unemployment rate continue to drop, predicts Siegmund.

  • What Fed said today     Wednesday, 21 May 2014 | 3:39 PM ET

    The FOMC minutes revealed the Fed discussed rate hikes, but have no intention of acting anytime soon. Gemma Godfrey, Brooks Macdonald Asset Management, and Torsten Slok, Deutsche Bank, discuss how the market is reacting to the minutes.

  • Lower rates don't boost mortgage apps to buy homes Wednesday, 21 May 2014 | 6:51 AM ET

    Applications to purchase a home fell 3 percent week to week even though mortgage rates are at their lowest levels since November.

  • Behind the mortgage numbers     Wednesday, 21 May 2014 | 6:51 AM ET

    David Stevens, Mortgage Bankers Association CEO, breaks down the latest numbers on housing.

  • Understanding negative equity     Tuesday, 20 May 2014 | 3:38 PM ET

    Discussing what's impeding a more robust recovery of the housing market, with Stan Humphries, Zillow.com chief economist, and CNBC's Diana Olick.

  • A new study by Zillow shows 9.7 million American households owe more than their home is worth, reports CNBC's Diana Olick.

  • Housing lock     Tuesday, 20 May 2014 | 1:07 PM ET

    Many home buyers are struggling to get in at an affordable price level because sellers are also struggling to sell their homes. Susan Wachter, UPenn professor of real estate says this is the "long lasting gift" of the housing boom and bust.

  • Underwater borrowers still drowning     Tuesday, 20 May 2014 | 1:03 PM ET

    CNBC's Diana Olick reports the housing market needs lower priced homes right now, however many owners are still underwater unable to sell the home.

  • Slow Spring hurts Home Depot     Tuesday, 20 May 2014 | 10:02 AM ET

    CNBC's Courtney Reagan reports Home Depot is blaming its lackluster quarterly numbers on weather.

  • Home Depot execution crisp: Pro     Tuesday, 20 May 2014 | 10:02 AM ET

    Budd Bugatch, Raymond James, discusses Home Depot's quarterly earnings results and if investors should buy Home Depot as a play on the housing recovery.

  • Hot engine growth drivers for 2H     Tuesday, 20 May 2014 | 8:36 AM ET

    Businesses are seeing the need to invest if they want to get a step ahead, says Gus Faucher PNC senior economist discussing which factors will likely drive the economy forward in the second half of the year. CNBC's Steve Liesman, weighs in.

  • The most sought-after homes still underwater Tuesday, 20 May 2014 | 7:00 AM ET

    Affordable homes are still drowning disproportionately. They are three times more likely to be underwater than expensive home, says Zillow.

  • UK: Concerns over housing imbalances remain     Tuesday, 20 May 2014 | 4:30 AM ET

    James Ashley, chief economist at RBC Capital Markets, says that inflation should stabilize and warns that there are "underlying structural fragilities" in the U.K economy such as the "imbalances" in the housing market.

  • Older Americans seek roomies to survive Monday, 19 May 2014 | 12:04 PM ET

    Middle-class seniors want to stay in their homes and communities as they grow old, but escalating costs have them looking at cohabitation.

  • Santelli Exchange: Housing finance reform     Monday, 19 May 2014 | 10:41 AM ET

    CNBC's Rick Santelli and Rep. Randy Neugebauer (R-Texas), discusses housing reform and the policy shift of Federal Housing Finance Agency director Mel Watt to overhaul housing finance.

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