Federal Housing finance agency's house price index and S&P/Case-Shiller home price index for December are due at 9:00 am ET Tuesday. Ahead of these data, the greenback advanced against its major counterparts.

The greenback was worth 105.37 against the yen, 1.2151 against the euro, 1.4076 against the pound and 0.9005 against the franc as of 8:55 am ET.