U.S. Pending Home Sales Show Notable Pullback In September

Pending home sales in the U.S. showed a notable pullback in the month of September after…

U.S. New Home Sales Unexpectedly Jump 1.5% In August

A report released by the Commerce Department on Friday showed an unexpected increase in U.S. new…

U.S. Existing Home Sales Pull Back Slightly More Than Expected In August

The National Association of Realtors released a report on Wednesday showing a pullback by U.S. existing…

Homebuyers aren't seeing savings from falling lumber prices – here's why

Lumber prices hit a record high on May 7, at $1,670.50 per thousand board feet on…

Soaring lumber prices add $36,000 to the cost of a new home, and a fierce land grab is only making it worse

The surge in lumber prices in the past year has added $35,872 to the price of an…

Pending home sales rose less than expected in March as prices soared

Pending home sales, a measure of signed contracts on existing homes, rose 1.9% in March compared…

New home sales take a hit as builders grapple with big delays and bigger costs

Sales of newly built homes fell more than expected in February, as builders faced higher costs…

Existing home sales fell sharply in February, as supply dropped by the largest amount on record

Closed sales of existing homes in February dropped a larger-than-expected 6.6% compared with January, according to…

Mortgage rates just moved sharply higher, but homebuyer competition is fiercer than ever

Mortgage rates bounced higher again this week, making homebuying even more expensive at the start of…

Mortgage demand falls further as rates rise at the fastest pace in months

The average contract interest rate for 30-year fixed-rate mortgages increased to 2.98% from 2.96% last week.…

Mortgage demand from homebuyers surges after election pause

Mortgage applications to purchase a home rose 4% for the week, according to the Mortgage Bankers…

Red hot home prices have more consumers saying now is a bad time to buy

The share of buyers who say they think it's a good time to buy fell in…