Here are the stories coming your way for the week of November 23.

  • On Monday (11/23), October’s Existing Home Sales will be released. Last month, home sales picked up momentum gaining 4.7% to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 5.55 million. The Street projects 5.41 million in October.
  • After falling to 468,000 sales in September, October’s number will come out on Wednesday (11/25). The Street projects an increase to 500,000 sales in October.
  • As housing reboots, many builders have made it their business to pay it forward. BUILDER’s Jennifer Goodman will report on charitable giving by U.S. home builders.
  • With Thanksgiving coming, BUILDER looks at great rooms where families gather for the holidays.