Existing Home Sales Post Modest July Increase

Existing home sales rose for the second straight month to their highest level since March, the National Association of Realtors reported Monday.

July Housing Starts Fall 7%

July housing starts fell by 7 percent, the Census Bureau reported yesterday, a disappointing result as home builders continue to be hamstrung by pipeline and labor shortages.

June New Home Sales Down 6.6%

June new home sales fell well below consensus expectations, HUD and the Census Bureau reported Monday, though analysts did not appear to be too worried by the results.

June New Home Sales Down 6.6%

June new home sales fell well below consensus expectations, HUD and the Census Bureau reported Monday, though analysts did not appear to be too worried by the results.

June Existing Home Sales Up 1.4%

Existing home sales increased in June, the first monthly increase in five months, the National Association of Realtors reported Thursday.

Consumer Prices Continue to Heat Up

Consumer prices, already fueled by a heated economy continued to accelerate in June to its fastest monthly rate in 13 years, the Labor Department reported Tuesday.

May New Home Sales Disappoint

New home sales tumbled by nearly 6 percent in May—and the report revised downward the previous three months’ statistics, HUD and the Census Bureau reported Wednesday.

Existing Home Sales Fall for 4th Straight Month

Existing home sales fell for the fourth straight month in May, the National Association of Realtors reported Tuesday, as rising prices and low inventories continue to stymie momentum.

Home Prices Maintain Robust Pace

Home prices continued to post double-digit annual gains amid a red-hot spring housing market, according to the Standard & Poor’s CoreLogic Case-Shiller Indices.

New Home Sales Tumble to 10-Month Low

New home sales took a double hit yesterday, according to HUD and the Census Bureau: not only did April new home sales fall by nearly 6 percent, March sales revised sharply downward by more than 10 percent.