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Americans signed contracts to buy homes in April at the fastest pace in nearly nine years, evidence that real estate is benefiting from steady job growth.
The S&P 500 closes at a record high after disappointing economic data bolstered expectations that an interest rate hike will come only later in the year.
U.S. home resales unexpectedly fell in April as tight inventories pushed prices higher, giving a cautious signal on the strength of the housing market.
The Dow set a record high for a second straight day after housing data suggested the U.S. economy is struggling to grow. The S&P and Nasdaq fell.
Housing starts jumped to their highest level in over 7 years in April and permits soared, offering a bit of hope for an economy seeking to regain momentum.
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More Americans signed contracts to buy homes in March, the third straight month of gains as housing heats up with the start of the spring buying season.
Single-family home prices rose in February from a year earlier, led by strong increases in the western half of the nation, a closely watched survey says.
Existing home sales surged to their highest level in 18 months in March as more homes came on the market, a sign of strengthening in the housing market.
If interest rates rise, even slightly, they could send home prices -- and home values -- lower, simply by reducing the ability of buyers to pay for a home.
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Housing starts rose far less than expected in March and permits recorded their biggest drop since last May, which could raise concerns about the economy.