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David Blitzer, S&P 500 Index committee chairman breaks down the latest numbers on housing.
Home Depot will report earnings Tuesday morning. What to expect, with CNBC's Diana Olick; David Strasser, Janney Capital Markets; and Michael Lasser, UBS.
What home buyers really want, with CNBC's Diana Olick. Since the recession, high-end amenities have become necessities, she says. And people are willing to pay extra for them.
Most homeowners use personal savings to pay for renovations, but borrowing makes sense when the updates will pay you back.
As the housing sector recovers and home remodeling surges, the Street is looking for big things out of Home Depot.
CNBC's Diana Olick takes a look at what home buyers purchase at home improvement stores as well as the types of features they're expecting in a home.
Living on a smaller scale may mean fewer expenses in retirement, but a move to a smaller home does not necessarily guarantee savings.
From new construction to renovation and remodeling, consumers are clearly more cautious and price-sensitive than they once were.
The U.K.'s biggest homebuilders have reported sharp increases in profits and signaled a positive year ahead though analysts question whether the good times will last against a backdrop of economic woes.
David Ritchie, CEO at Bovis Homes, tells CNBC that they are debt free as a business and moving forward with strong growth prospects for 2013.
Hong Kong is imposing higher stamp duties and home loan curbs on property transactions, officials said on Friday.
YouWalkAway.com counseled homeowners on how to voluntarily walk away from their mortgages just a few years ago, reports CNBC's Diana Olick. The website recently released a survey showing 80 percent expressed their desire to purchase another home in the next 12 months.
Home sales are slowly climbing back thanks in some part to the so-called "strategic defaulters" - investors and homeowners who once walked away from their commitments but are now coming back to the market.
Homeowners who received help on their second mortgage are still facing foreclosure on their first mortgage, according to housing advocates, the New York Times reports.
Speculation that the Chinese government will implement further measures to cool the country's bubbly property market has sent stocks of major Chinese developers tumbling in recent weeks. But analysts tell CNBC this provides investors an opportunity to hunt for bargains.
China's new home prices rose an average of 0.8 percent in January from a year earlier, snapping 10 months of decline and raising the risk Beijing may seek to bolster a three-year campaign to curb property inflation.
Alan Jin, Property Analyst, Asia ex-Japan, Mizuho Securities Asia says Beijing needs to prevent home prices from increasing too fast rather than adopt controlling measures.
Jack Micenko, Susquehanna Financial Group analyst, explains why he is negative on the entire housing industry but reveals another way to make money in the sector.
Fewer U.S. homeowners owe more on their mortgages than their homes are currently worth, according to a new report.
Just three months after Hong Kong rolled out a tough new round of property cooling measures, home prices have again climbed to record highs with demand unusually strong for new flats.