Personal Finance Advice and Commentary

Tuesday, August 23, 2016 2:26 pm
By Stephen Pounds · Bankrate.com

New home sales rose 12.4%, reaching a seasonally adjusted rate of 654,000 units. That beats a revised June figure of 582,000 and is 31.3% higher than the July 2015 rate of 498,000 units.

Tuesday, August 25, 2015 1:49 pm
By Crissinda Ponder · Bankrate.com

Sales of new single-family homes are up more than 5% from June 2015 and more than 25% from July 2014, according to new data from the federal government.

Wednesday, May 07, 2014 4:35 pm
By Allison Ross · Bankrate.com

Fed Chair Janet Yellen sounds a cautionary note about the weak recovery of the housing market.

Monday, January 21, 2013 6:00 am
By Mark Hamrick · Bankrate.com

Housing is the focus of this week’s compressed schedule of economic reports.

Monday, June 25, 2012 6:12 pm
By Judy Martel · Bankrate.com

The housing market is still shaky, but finding some solid ground.