Key industry figures Stan Ross of the USC Lusk Center for Real Estate and the NAHB's Steve Melman provide some timely tips for propsective new-home buyers sitting on the fence.

While the legal ramifications of an Ohio federal judge's dismissal of 14 foreclosure cases on the grounds that the mortgage investors failed to prove ownership of the properties in question are potentially significant, what will be the realistic impact on home builders?

Can an analytical approach to stock market trends predict additional fallout in the housing market?

Trouble in the Florida housing market, including a 15% decline from September 2006 to September 2007 in Bradenton-Sarasota's median new-home price to $244,300.

Los Angeles County posts its first year-over-year median new-home price decline during the current market slump.

Mothballing: Strategy for future success, or postponing inevitable failure?

A look at Merrill Lynch's and Citigroup's hefty CEO retirement packages puts the subprime mortgage crisis into somewhat cynical perspective.

Speculation on a full-blown recession and a look at incongruous housing sector employment numbers.