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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.
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.
Applications to purchase a home fell 3 percent week to week even though mortgage rates are at their lowest levels since November.
David Stevens, Mortgage Bankers Association CEO, breaks down the latest numbers on housing.
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.
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.
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.
CNBC's Courtney Reagan reports Home Depot is blaming its lackluster quarterly numbers on weather.
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.
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.
Affordable homes are still drowning disproportionately. They are three times more likely to be underwater than expensive home, says Zillow.
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.
Middle-class seniors want to stay in their homes and communities as they grow old, but escalating costs have them looking at cohabitation.
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.
In this edition of Million Dollar Homes, CNBC's Jane Wells and Dominic Chu compare two spectacular summer homes. Super broker Dolly Lenz shares her top pick.
Thomas McInerney, Genworth Financial president and CEO, gives his take on the housing recovery and assesses the mortgage market. The mortgage market is driven by employment and there has been slower employment growth than we like, McInerney said.
Discussing today's quiet trading session and the future of U.S. housing, with Jeff Taylor, Digital Risk; Ben Willis, Princeton Securities; and CNBC's Rick Santelli.
In this edition of Million Dollar Homes, CNBC's Dominic Chu and Diana Olick compare two spectacular summer homes. Super broker Dolly Lenz shares her top pick.
CNBC's Diana Olick reports on single family and multi-family home starts, and why many dismiss the multi-family number.
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