CNBC's Diana Olick and Kayla Tausche tour two $1 million homes. Super broker Dolly Lenz explains why the home in Amesbury, Massachusetts is a better value.» Read More
Smaller home builders are struggling right now. CNBC's Diana Olick and Robbie Whelan, The Wall Street Journal, offer insight.
Do home builders care about rising mortgage rates? CNBC's Diana Olick reports home builder sentiment jumped 6 points in July to 57.
CNBC's Kate Kelly provides a preview of CNBC's "Delivering Alpha" conference tomorrow in New York City. Today, a look at why hedge fund billionaire John Paulson is getting bullish on housing.
Rising mortgage rates may soon lead potential homebuyers to think twice before signing contracts. But rushing to sell midsummer may be tricky.
Even with demand coming back, home builder sentiment at a seven-year high and real estate agents reporting bidding wars, there is not a bubble risk, according to CoreLogic.
Confidence among the nation's home builders in July jumped to the highest level since January of 2006, according to a monthly index from the National Association of Home Builders.
Robert Wood, chief U.K. economist at Berenberg, talks about the U.K., its recovery, employment "success" and how the price of housing is a "big problem".
$1 million listings are back, reports CNBC's Robert Frank. One home on Martha's Vineyard, with a wine cellar that holds 12,000 bottles, is listed for $118 million.
The Greenwich, Connecticut estate which was built in 1898, includes twelve bedrooms, seven baths and almost a mile of shoreline, reports CNBC's Andrew Ross Sorkin.
Bob Doll, Nuveen Asset Management, and Robert Albertson, Sandler O'Neill Partners, discuss the outlook on big banks and where the "long-term growth" will come from.
Matthew McCormick, vice president and portfolio manager at Bahl & Gaynor Investment Counsel, says JPMorgan will issue a cautious guidance due to the expected impact of the rise in interest rates.
Scott Bauer, senior market strategist at trading Advantage, says the Wells Fargo earnings and guidance are particularly interesting due to its leadership in lending.
Richard Staite, U.S. banks analyst at Atlantic Equities, discusses JPMorgan and Wells Fargo ahead of quarterly results and explains why he prefers JPMorgan.
Kristy Campbell, Senior Equity Analyst at Macquarie Private Portfolio Management says investors should continue to invest in Australian companies that are exposed to the U.S. recovery. She says Brambles is one of the best-placed businesses for this.
Digging into Denver's real estate market, with Larry Hotz, broker associate for The Kentwood Company. Today's "Power House" listing is going for $995,000.
New foreclosures are falling, reports CNBC's Diana Olick, and bank repossessions are down 35 percent from a year ago.
Gasoline touches a 3-month high, and the "Futures Now" gang breaks down move.
CNBC's Mary Thompson reports on today's action in the home builders' space after dovish comments from Bernanke. And the Fast Money team has the trade on Microsoft's restructuring plans, Walgreen's dividend increase, and AMD's upgrade.
Rising rates are a worry: 30-year fixed rate mortgages have gone from 3.5 percent to about 4.5 percent in the past month. However, concerns that the housing recovery may be choked off by this is a bit premature.
David Bloom, Global Head of Foreign Exchange Strategy at HSBC says the markets will keep the taper tantrum alive, despite Ben Bernanke's supportive comments overnight.