News bites: Economic frustration

Economists are losing faith as the economic recovery loses steam.

Frustration is mounting as the nation struggles to shake off its recession headache.

A large driver of that pessimism is the consistent struggles of the housing market — and new home price data out today is not expected to come to the rescue.

Rentals are on the rise.

A new study indicates that closing down tax breaks might not reap as much revenue as once thought.