Modest headline inflation is good news for consumers, but under the surface rising rent and groceries bills have taken a bite.
Lower gas prices, an improving job market, and other factors should spur consumers to open their wallets, says Morningstar's Bob Johnson.
At six-year high, new-home sales remain on upward track
UPDATE: Sales of new homes rise slightly to 467,000 rate in September
UPDATE: Foreclosures at lowest rate since February 2008
UPDATE: It will soon get easier to buy a home -- but don't do it
New Fed rule could affect housing market
PulteGroup Reports Third Quarter 2014 Financial Results
Panasonic & PanaHome Showcase at International Greentech & Eco Products Exhibition & Conference Malaysia (IGEM) 2014