2 hrs ago | WTMA-AM North Charleston
Sales of existing homes rose 0.6 percent in April to an annual rate of 4.97 million units.
3 hrs ago | The Orlando Sentinel
Orlando single-family home prices outperformed those in most other parts of the state during April, although the metro area's recovery still lags behind southwest Florida cities.
3 hrs ago | TheStreet.com
Monday as the stock climbed to a 52-week high on a strong earnings report stemming from a burgeoning housing market .
3 hrs ago | KVIA-TV El Paso
The Dow Jones industrial average was down more than 100 points, or 0.7%. The S&P 500 fell 1.2%, while the Nasdaq sank 1.5%. The Dow had surged more than 150 points earlier in the day as investors welcomed comments from Fed chairman Ben Bernanke, who told lawmakers that withdrawing monetary stimulus prematurely could derail the economic recovery.
7 hrs ago | Wall Street Journal
The housing market may finally be leaning on the economy's gas pedal-but it's also keeping a foot on the brake.
8 hrs ago | The Beaumont Enterprise
Stocks are moving higher Wednesday morning after Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke said it was too soon for the central bank to pull back on its massive economic stimulus programs.
8 hrs ago | MarketWatch
Existing-home sales rose in April to hit the highest rate since November 2009, pointing to an ongoing recovery supported by low interest rates and pent-up demand, according to data released Wednesday.
8 hrs ago | The Wichita Eagle
In this Tuesday, April 2, 2013, photo, Sam and Liz Weidner, of Hudsonville, Mich., view a home for sale in Lowell, Mich.
12 hrs ago | Patch.com
Wondering what other homes sold in Weston this week? Patch is too, and we're hoping our readers and real estate agents can help us answer the question.
15 hrs ago | The Wave
Housing prices have increased steadily currently "up to 20 percent from their lows," with an annual price appreciation of 7 percent to 10 percent," according to a Cal State Fullerton economic report from April.
Judging by early demand for everything from doggie daycare to Ferrari rentals and fine art, rich Americans are going to make this a strong summer in one of their favorite playgrounds - the beach towns on the eastern end of Long Island collectively known as the Hamptons.
Home prices in Burbank continued to surge last month, with sharp price increases since February as a severely limited number of homes for sale has created fierce competition among buyers, according to the latest real estate report.
The popular online vacation rental business, Airbnb , was deemed illegal in New York City, according to an administrative law judge.
Home Depot Inc. , the largest U.S. home-improvement retailer, posted first-quarter profit that topped analysts' estimates and raised its forecast for earnings this year as the housing rebound boosts renovation spending.
Housing sales in Wisconsin continue to rebound. April brings a 22nd consecutive month of growth with sales up 9 percent compared to the month previous.
So good were the figures that Home Depot raised its forecast for the year. Looking ahead, Home Depot expects to make $3.52 a share in 2013, up from an earlier forecast of $3.37 a share.
Lenders tightened home equity standards a couple of years ago, and it has been hard to leverage all the equity in a home because about 10 to 20 percent must remain untouched.