National Association Of Home Builders News
Home Depot Rides Housing Boom to Record Sales, Profit
Home Depot posted record sales and earnings during its second quarter and raised its profit expectations for the year as housing market continues to warm up
Ahead of the Bell: US New-Home Sales
The Commerce Department reports on July sales of new homes Tuesday at 10 a.m. Eastern. SALES SLIP: Economists believe that new-home sales fell just over 2 percent last month to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 580,000, according to a survey by the data firm FactSet. This would be a pullback
Average US 30-Year Mortgage Rate Slips to 3.43 Percent
Long-term U.S. mortgage rates edged lower this week, remaining at historically low levels as a potential spur to home purchases. The average for the benchmark 30-year fixed-rate mortgage slipped to 3.43 percent from 3.45 percent last week.
US Home Construction Climbed to a 6-Month High in July
US home construction climbed to a 6-month high in July, led by a jump in apartment buildings
US homebuilder sentiment rises in August as sales improve U.S. homebuilders are feeling more optimistic about the housing market this month, reflecting strong growth in new-home sales and prices. The National Association of Home Builders /Wells Fargo builder sentiment index released Monday rose
US Homebuilder Sentiment Rises in August as Sales Improve
US homebuilders are feeling more optimistic this month, reflecting strong growth in new-home sales and prices
6 Times Donald Trump Says He's Been 'Sarcastic' or 'Misinterpreted'
Donald Trump ’s claims that he was being sarcastic when talking about President Obama being the “founder of ISIS,” but it isn’t the first time during this campaign when he’s claimed that he was being "sarcastic" or said he’s been misinterpreted. Trump regularly blasts the media for distorting his
Trump Says Remark About Obama Being ISIS Founder Was 'Not That Sarcastic'
After repeatedly saying in recent days that President Obama is the "founder of ISIS," Donald Trump seemed to change his tune Friday morning, saying that he was being "sarcastic." But at a rally in Erie, Pa. Friday afternoon, Trump amended himself once more, saying he was being "not that sarcastic"
AP National News Calendar
Eds: Major scheduled events for the week of Aug. 14 - Aug. 20. Note that many events are subject to change at the last minute. The following economic reports will be issued in Washington (all times EDT), unless otherwise noted: SUNDAY: No events of note. MONDAY: National Association of Home