Home Business

  • Resurgent new home sales adds to turnaround talk Friday, 23 May 2014 | 10:00 AM ET
    Residential housing is constructed at the Norton Commons subdivision in Louisville, Kentucky, May 13, 2014.

    Sales of new U.S. single-family homes rose more than expected and the stock of houses on the market hit a 3-1/2 year-high.

  • Gundlach's housing, GDP outlook  Monday, 5 May 2014 | 1:11 PM ET

    Jeff Gundlach, Doubleline CEO & CIO, looks honestly at current housing data, and why he's chosen to short the home builder sector ETF XHB.

  • Keyless smartlocks key to smart home  Friday, 14 Mar 2014 | 11:44 AM ET

    Jason Johnson, August co-Founder and CEO, discusses his home security smart lock that retrofits to your existing lock giving users access though their smartphone. CNBC's Jon Fortt provides insight.

  • Fannie Mae: Five years later  Monday, 2 Dec 2013 | 10:15 AM ET

    Former Fannie Mae CFO Timothy Howard explains the trends he wrote about in his book "Mortgage Wars."

  • Home prices surge  Tuesday, 26 Nov 2013 | 1:13 PM ET

    Home prices rose to their fastest annual pace since February of 2006, reports CNBC's Diana Olick.

  • Home buyers feeling the squeeze?  Wednesday, 11 Sep 2013 | 7:15 PM ET

    Big banks are warning of a housing slowdown, specifically in their home loan business. Both sides of the story, with Mark Fleming, Corelogic chief economist, and ConnectOne Bancorp CEO Frank Sorrentino.

  • Is the UK housing market a house of cards?  Wednesday, 31 Jul 2013 | 2:12 AM ET

    Pete Redfern, CEO of Taylor Wimpey, tells CNBC that mortgages in the UK have not returned to the silly levels of 2005/6 but are close to normality.

  • Fighting Blight in Detroit  Wednesday, 10 Jul 2013 | 2:54 PM ET

    Chairman of the Detroit Blight Authority, Bill Pulte is looking to get rid of the dangerous homes in the depressed city of Detroit. He is working to stabilize the city and help fix the suffering public safety issues by decreasing the number of abandon buildings.

  • Orchard Goes Bankrupt; Lowe's Plays Stalking Horse Monday, 17 Jun 2013 | 7:11 AM ET

    Orchard Supply Hardware Stores has filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection, with rival retailer Lowe's Companies set to buy the majority of its assets for $205 million in cash.

  • Why Rising Mortgage Rates May Trap You: Zillow CEO Thursday, 6 Jun 2013 | 10:59 AM ET

    Against the backdrop of increasing home prices and the prospect of much higher mortgage rates, it's a "great time" to sell, Zillow CEO Spencer Rascoff tells CNBC.

  • Weinerberger CEO: Expect Double Digit Growth in US  Wednesday, 27 Feb 2013 | 2:15 AM ET

    Heimo Scheuch, CEO of brick maker, Wienerberger, tells CNBC that they expect the North American housing market to offset Europe in 2013.

  • Oct 9- Spectrum Brands Holdings Inc said it will acquire Stanley Black& Decker Inc's hardware and home improvement business for $1.4 billion in cash.

  • Spain's tax take tumbles as companies go abroad Wednesday, 3 Oct 2012 | 1:50 AM ET

    MADRID, Oct 3- Spain's corporate tax take has tumbled by almost two thirds from pre-crisis levels as small businesses fail and a growing number of big corporations seek profits abroad to compensate for the prolonged downturn at home.

  • What Tax Overhaul Means for Small Business Thursday, 23 Feb 2012 | 10:49 AM ET
    President Obama and Tim Geithner

    President Obama and the Treasury Department introduced a 23-page outline that seeks to overhaul the corporate tax code. The plan seeks to reduce the corporate tax rate from 35 percent to 28 percent, eliminate accounting loopholes, improve transparency and simplify the document for small businesses.

  • Home Business Partner Story Sunday, 1 Dec 2002 | 12:00 AM ET