Housing

Are Rising Rates Already Hurting Housing?

The median price per square foot posted its first decrease of the year in August, possibly thanks to rising interest rates. More 

Can LGI Homes Avoid Singing the Homebuilder IPO Blues?

Homebuilder LGI Homes has filed for an IPO ... but while the company is solid, the timing seems to be off the mark. More 

2 Great Buys and 1 Hold in the Housing Market

the housing market continues to improve, and here are three home builders well worth your research, including 2 which are solid buys More 

August Rate Roundup: CDs, Money Markets and Mortgages

Rates continued to surge in August but savers didn't see an extra dime in interest. Banks, meanwhile, made out like bandits. More 

Fed Reports, Markets Slip: Wednesday’s IP Market Recap

Fed minutes sent the markets into the red on Wednesday despite solid earnings news from a major home retailer and a big bump in existing home sales. More 

Existing Home Sales Soar to 3-Year High

The National Association of Realtors says that existing home sales posted their biggest gain in four years in July, beating economists' forecasts. More 

Berkshire Is Betting on a Housing Rebound

A real estate firm owned by Berkshire Hathaway is expanding operations in New York, Pennsylvania and Delaware, to take advantage of a rising housing market. More