Buy Weyerhaeuser to Profit on Tri Pointe Deal

The recent deal between timber REIT Weyerhaeuser & Tri Pointe Homes will lead to big benefits for shareholders of each firm. More 

October Rate Roundup: CDs, Money Markets and Mortgages

Interest paid on popular savings products either fell or remained unchanged this month, but mortgage rates got cheaper too. More 

3 Stocks to Ride the Housing Rebound

The government is back open for business and the backlog of houses in the system should provide a nice boost for these 3 stocks More 

Home Prices Weigh on Existing Home Sales

Home prices and mortgage rates are up, and that has caused existing home sales to decline, according to the latest National Association of Realtors report. More 

Could Uncertainty Crush Housing Stocks?

Investors in housing stocks had to rely on the estimated housing starts data this morning. Such uncertainty could easily weigh on names like LEN and KBH. More 

DHI, Other Homebuilder Stocks Look Feeble

Home builder stocks have gotten hit hard since May when bond yields began to rise sharply. Their stocks still look weak for the time being More 

3 Reasons Not to Freak About Plunging Mortgage Applications

Rising mortgage rates have many worried about the toll it could take on the housing recovery, but are the fears warranted? Three reasons to say no. More