All times are Eastern TUESDAY, Sept. 2 WASHINGTON — Institute for Supply Management releases its manufacturing index for August, 10 a.m.; Commerce Department releases construction spending...
Average U.S. long-term mortgage rates dropped this week to their lowest levels since May.
The National Association of Realtors reports contracts to buy previously-owned homes rose 0.5% in July, less than the 1% increase expected.
Many Americans have just absorbed a financial beating — at least as measured by their stock holdings.
More single-family homes were sold in Massachusetts last month than in any month in more than a decade, The Warren Group reported Tuesday.
Americans stepped up their purchases of new homes in July, with sales surging in the Northeast.
A key housing index shows that U.S. home prices rose solidly in June, another sign of renewed health in the housing market.