A group led by hedge-fund manager Bill Ackman is reportedly set to buy a Manhattan penthouse for more than $90 million.
Morningstar reports that Canada's banks and its housing finance agency may take serious losses if Canada's home prices decline.
It seemed as if Canada had avoided the excesses of the housing bubble that hit so many nations. But now it may be catching up.
Steve Eisman, the hedge fund manager who famously bet against mortgages in the United States, has recommended investors now bet against Canada's mortgage lenders and banks.
CNBC's Diana Olick has the latest details on foreclosures from the Mortgage Bankers Association.
Five years after the mortgage meltdown sparked a wave of foreclosures, millions of Americans are still fighting to save their homes. That is hurting a broader housing recovery.
Hedge fund managers are shifting strategies to make more money on foreclosures, reports CNBC's Diana Olick.
Underwater homeowners who were given help with loan modifications are still defaulting in big numbers, with CNBC's Diana Olick.
Several of the largest U.S. public home builders will report earnings next week, and analysts are looking for guidance as to whether the housing recovery may be stalling.
Mark Zandi, chief economist at Moody's Analytics, talks to CNBC's Steve Sedgwick about the US economy, the housing crisis and whether he could be the next man in charge of the Federal Housing Finance Agency.
U.S. builders ratcheted up construction, but the growth was entirely in apartment buildings. Multifamily housing starts are now running much faster than the 10-year average.
CNBC real estate reporter Diana Olick with what to expect in the housing sector this spring.
The U.S. housing market will see no surge at the start of spring, as fewer buyers signed contracts to purchase existing homes in February.
David Stevens, Mortgage Bankers Association CEO, discusses how credit flow will impact home sales this Spring.
Foreclosure rates soared ten percent last month. Steven Hilton, Meritage Homes chairman & CEO, provides perspective on the housing market, and where he sees future growth areas.
CNBC's Rick Santelli talks with Glenn Schultz, Performance Trust Mortgage Analytics about the Fed and mortgage backed securities.
CNBC's Diana Olick discusses the challenges facing America's housing industry, with Kevin Watters, Chase CEO of mortgage banking.
Bank repossessions fell 11 percent in February from January, and foreclosure starts jumped 10 percent, reports CNBC's Diana Olick.
CNBC's Diana Olick reports that states where a judge is involved in the foreclosure process are lagging in the housing recovery, because of incredible backlogs.
CNBC's Diana Olick looks at today's mortgage application numbers. A drop in the rate of the 30-year fixed sent mortgage apps higher, she reports.