New Home Sales Drop to Near 1-Year Low

New single-family home sales fell to near a one-year low in September after two straight months of gains, suggesting cooling in the market for new houses.

Housing Recovery Revving Up

The housing recovery will step up its pace heading into the second half of the year. That's good news for the economy overall - and especially homebuilders.

Housing Starts Fall, But Permits Rebound

Housing starts fell for a third straight month in February, but a rebound in building permits offered some hope for the housing market as it tries to emerge from a soft patch.