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
Heated competition for depleted inventory means shoppers must have all their financials lined up before they even hit an open house.
In an exclusive CNBC interview, David Faber talks with Fairholme Capitol CEO Bruce Berkowitz about their proposal to buy Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac for $52 billion. Berkowitz says housing finance is critical to the American dream.
Fewer U.S. homes are ending up in foreclosure and repossessed by banks. Here's why.
Tim Sloan, Wells Fargo CFO, comments on Obamacare and discusses the recovery in the housing industry. With CNBC's Bill Griffeth and Maria Bartiromo.
Jed Kolko, Trulia, and Nishu Sood, Deutsche Bank, discuss the best housing market stock plays and the difference between last decades bubble and today's market.
Pulte CEO Richard Dugas tells CNBC's Diana Olick the pause has been caused by rapidly rising rates and job growth will help the housing market in the long run.
Diana Olick talks with Richard Dugas, CEO of the Pulte Group, about concerns in the housing market and concessions home builders may have to make.
Applications for U.S. home loans slipped in the latest week, although a drop in the previous week was revised to a smaller fall than previously reported, data from an industry group showed on Wednesday.
CNBC's Helia Ebrahimi questions the Bank of England's governor, Mark Carney on mortgage approvals and the weight of the U.K.'s housing market on the economy.
D.R. Horton earnings results were along with expectations, but CNBC's Diana Olick reports some warning signs for housing.
Mortgage credit is still tight, but there are signs that the noose is loosening in response to lower mortgage volume.
"Fast Money" traders Simon Baker and Joe Terranova debate if DR Horton is a good buy. Baker thinks housing demand is still there, while Terranova is worried about demand for 2014.
Fewer U.S. homeowners are falling behind on their mortgage payments, aided by rising home values, low interest rates and stable job gains.
Carter Worth, chief market technician at Oppenheimer Asset Management, says that while earnings are expected to be good, U.S. housebuilders' stocks are "way ahead of themselves".
CNBC's Seema Mody reports on a few major news headlines Friday night, including the hit to rate-sensitive home builder stocks like Pulte and Toll Brothers.
CNBC's Robert Frank goes inside "Caledon," which is a 314-acre estate in Arlington, Washington
Although the jobs report was good, a housing recovery still needs more construction, more jobs for younger Americans and more credit.
Jamie Comer of McGuire Real Estate, provides insight into San Francisco's real estate market. Thursday's "power house" is listed for $1.689 million.
Democrat Bill de Blasio will be the next mayor of New York City. CNBC's Diana Olick, and Dolly Lenz, discuss whether de Blasio's proposed tax hikes for the wealthy will impact NYC's luxury real estate market.
New York's incoming mayor has pledged to raise taxes on the rich, who some worry will flee the city.
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