(Reuters) - Home improvement chain Lowe's Cos Inc followed larger rival Home Depot Inc in reporting better-than-expected quarterly sales as strength in the housing market and favorable weather led to strong demand for building and home...
BEIJING (dpa-AFX) - Home prices in majority of the Chinese cities increased
further in April, figures from the National Bureau of Statistics showed
On a monthly basis, house prices rose 65 cities out of 70 surveyed by the
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. housing starts rose more than expected in April as builders ramped up the construction of single and multi-family homes, supporting views that the economy was regaining steam early in the second quarter.