Houston area sales rose 4 percent in September from the prior year, after dropping nearly 24 percent in August.
Existing home sales rose 0.7 percent to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 5.39 million units last month.
Once Congress approves a budget, it will start writing a tax bill that Republicans hope to pass this year.
While the CNBC Fed Survey says nearly half expect Trump to nominate Powell, Wall Street thinks he should name Yellen.
Reports that President Trump is leaning toward Fed governor Jerome Powell to be the next Fed chair sent buyers into stocks and bonds.
To court Amazon's second headquarters, some cities got downright wacky with their efforts, USA Today reports.
"Whether or not we can get to tax reform, we're going to see over the next couple of months," Flake says.
The number of Americans filing for benefits fell to its lowest level in more than 44 years last week, pointing to a rebound in job growth.
Senate Republicans are poised to approve a budget measure that would help them pass tax legislation without Democratic support.
Democrats and Republicans in Congress are warring to snag the jobs and investment that might come from HQ2, Recode reports.
The U.S. central bank released its periodic report on the health of the US economy Wednesday.
The Trump administration has now completed wholesale repeal of the "Mnuchin Rule."
The slippage may reflect expectations of slower long-term domestic economic growth.
Given the acute construction labor shortage, reconstruction and its repercussions in residential real estate could be yet another disaster.
More than $900 billion worth of U.S. residential real estate could be lost, a new report says.
U.S. homebuilding fell to a one-year low in September as Hurricanes Harvey and Irma disrupted the construction of single-family homes in the South.
N.Y. Federal Reserve President William Dudley said a U.S. tax code overhaul to make it simpler and more broad-based should boost overall economic growth.
While lawmakers, economists and many residents say the benefits clearly outweigh any drawbacks - life in Seattle is one more endeavor Amazon has disrupted.
Hassett's claim that cutting the corporate tax rate to 20 per cent would raise wages by $4,000 per worker is absurd, says Larry Summers.
Canada and Mexico will not walk away from the NAFTA negotiating table, despite an outright rejection of the U.S. demands.
Trump's efforts to reduce immigration to the U.S. have prompted countries to step up recruiting tech workers and startup companies.
After a hurricane-induced dip, confidence among U.S. homebuilders increased more than expected in October.
"A regime change can be a little more rattling and unnerving for markets," said Ryan Sweet at Moody's Analytics.
U.S. industrial output was expected to bounce back in September.
U.S. online retail sales will surpass $1 trillion by 2027 compared with $445 billion this year, according to a forecast by business advisory firm FTI Consulting Inc, as more Americans move away from brick-and-mortar stores.
Now with no clear winner in sight, markets see a tight horse race shaping up for the Fed chairmanship.
If the president appoints Yellen to another term, it will be a sharp turn from the president's prior remarks.
Gary Cohn also says President Trump will push harder to make sure Congress understands the urgency.
The White House released its first economic analysis of the Republican tax plan, projecting that the goal of reducing the corporate tax rate to 20 percent will result in a windfall for workers.
Negotiators at talks to modernize NAFTA are running out of time and look set to extend the remaining rounds in a bid to meet an end-year deadline.