Kid Rock has officially checked out of Malibu, but with a whimper rather than a bang. The singer-songwriter recently sold his Balinese-inspired compound for $9.5 million, $2.1 million less than he paid for it in 2006, in a deal completed off-market. Built in 2002 and recently updated, the 8,300-square-foot...
Don’t judge a smart speaker by its sales — at least that’s the story floating around the internet today, as Ad Age has revealed a study showing that Google Home is six times likelier than Amazon Alexa to answer user requests correctly. The research, conducted by New York-based digital agency 360i, backs the search company’s […]
It’s a travel day for me. We are flying back home today after four weeks away. William told me to watch this video about ICOs and Token Sales. So I will do that on the flight home. Maybe you all might like to watch it too.
"Despite May's good news, new home sales still have a long way to go to reach historic norms," Trulia Chief Economist Ralph McLaughlin said. "When taking into account the U.S. population, new home sales are still about 69% of the long-run...Show More Summary
New U.S. single-family home sales rose in May and the median sales price surged to an all-time high.
The best-selling Rachio Smart Sprinkler works with Alexa and other smart home platforms to help you get better, more accurate control over your lawn care, and right now Home Depot has a massive sale on the 8- and 16-zone models. ...
Paging America's one percent: If you've ever wanted to own a piece of Camelot, now is your chance. Jackie Kennedy Onassis' childhood home is currently selling for a cool $49.5 million. READ MORE »
Succinct Summations for the week ending June 23rd, 2017 Positives: 1. S&P 500 made another all-time closing high. 2. Existing home sales rose 1.1% to a higher-than-expected 5.620 million annualized rate. 3. Initial jobless claims rose slightly to 241k, but the 4-week average remains low, at 244.75k. Show More Summary
Sales of new single-family houses in May 2017 were at a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 610,000, for the second-highest rate this year. This level is also 2.9 percent above the revised April rate of 593,000 and is 8.9 percent above the May 2016 estimate of 560,000.READ MORE www.metrointel.com
Existing-home sales rebounded in May following a notable decline in April, and low inventory levels helped propel the median sales price to a new high while pushing down the median days a home is on the market to a new low. READ MORE www.metrointel.com
New home sales for May were reported at 610,000 on a seasonally adjusted annual rate basis (SAAR). This was above the consensus forecast, and the three previous months combined were revised up. Overall this was a solid report.Sales were up 8.9% year-over-year in May.Earlier: New Home Sales increase to 610,000 Annual Rate in May. Show More Summary
The Census Bureau reports New Home Sales in May were at a seasonally adjusted annual rate (SAAR) of 610 thousand. The previous three months combined were revised up."Sales of new single-family houses in May 2017 were at a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 610,000, according to estimates released jointly today by the U.S. Show More Summary
From Matthew Graham at Mortgage News Daily: Mortgage Rates Sideways to Slightly LowerMortgage rates have been so little-changed in recent days that yesterday's coverage wouldn't need to be changed in order to apply perfectly today....The...Show More Summary
Despite shortages, in its first 16 weeks of availability, Nintendo Switch has sold one million consoles in Japan. How does that compare to Nintendo's last two efforts in its home country over the same period? Switch: 1,000,000Wii U:Show More Summary
CNBC's Diana Olick reports the latest data on rising median home prices.
CNBC's Rick Santelli reports the latest data from new home sales.
If you're thinking about putting a "for sale" sign in front of your house, you may also have home renovations in mind. It seems logical that replacing outdated features, dingy appliances and worn carpeting should increase the value of your home, but don't be too sure. Show More Summary
Actor Matthew Perry has listed his home in the Bird Streets of Hollywood Hills West for sale at $13.5 million. Perry, known for his role on the sitcom “Friends,” has been spending less time on the West Coast since his playwriting debut, “The End of Longing,” opened last year in London. The play,...
Actor Zachary Levi of “Chuck” fame is ready to part with his home in Studio City, listing the charming two-story for sale at $1.399 million. Built in 1952, the remodeled house looks like new with such upgrades as stained hardwood floors, recessed lighting and contemporary hardware and fixtures....
Sales new single-family homes rose 2.9% last month to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 610,000, the Commerce Department reported Friday.