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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.
Discussing the recent improvement in housing data and how it compares with the state of the U.S. economy, with David Rosenberg, Gluskin Sheff chief economist.
CNBC's Rick Santelli reports the latest May new home sales data. Diana Olick provides insight on the strong number.
Robert Shiller, Case-Shiller Index co-founder and Yale University professor of economics, discusses the latest housing data and home prices. Shiller says the market is going up faster than people perceive it and expectations are not very high for home price increases.
A key gauge of home price gains decelerated in April, but edged above analysts' expectations, a new report showed Tuesday.
Robert Dietz, economist at the National Association of Homebuilders, says that after a few months of good jobs growth, first-time buyers should turn to the U.S. housing market.
The number of days on the market for a Dallas metro listing was down 12 percent in April from a year earlier.