Home builders started fewer single-family homes in May than predicted, which is curious given the low U.S. supply of new and existing homes for sale.» Read More
Kathy Fettke, CEO and Founder of Real Wealth Network and William Poole, Senior Fellow at Cato Institute discuss whether the US housing recovery is on solid footing.
CNBC's Diana Olick reports on today's housing starts data. Anika Khan of Wells Fargo discusses just how real the "comeback" is in housing, and whether 10 percent down payments are back.
Positives for the real estate market are strong, Colony Capital CEO Tom Barrack says.
Rising home prices in China make it difficult to loosen monetary policy in a bid to boost growth, say analysts.
Saudi billionaire Prince Alwaleed bin Talal is looking at the world's largest cities, as possible locations to build a mile-high skyscraper that would be the world's tallest building by far.
Stephen Stone, CEO of, UK home builder, Crest Nicholson, tells CNBC they are confident about the year ahead after a very strong set of first half results.
China's house prices rose at the fastest pace this year in May, though the pace of gains eased from the previous month, highlighting the dilemma facing the central bank.
David Stevens, Mortgage Bankers Association CEO, provides an outlook on where interest rates are likely headed and the impact of Fed tapering on the housing market.
CNBC's Diana Olick looks at the growing market for jumbo loans. Fred Glick, US Loans Mortgage president, and Christopher Mayer, real estate professor at Columbia University, discuss the Fed's impact on jumbo loans and why they're increasing.
CNBC's Diana Olick reports on why first time home buyers may be hit hardest if interest rates begin to rise.
Wealthy home buyers have a supply problem, reports CNBC's Robert Frank, with a look at which areas of the country are hardest hit.
With interest in the African property sector booming, Christian Ulbrich, CEO EMEA at Jones LangLaSalle (JLL), explains which markets to watch out for, and what the region needs to do to bring in more foreign capital.
In this week's "Power House" segment, CNBC's Tyler Mathisen speaks to Michael Shetler, Keller Williams Realty, about the real estate market in Bergen County, New Jersey. One listing is priced at $1,695 million.
As homes prices rise, banks are acting faster on overdue loans. The rate at which banks took ownership of properties rose 11 percent in May over April.
Lenders stepped up action last month against homeowners who had fallen behind on their mortgage payments, taking possession of more homes.
David and Jackie Siegel are rebuilding their American dream — 23 bathrooms and 13 bedrooms at a time.
After falling dramatically for more than a month, applications for mortgage refinances finally swung to the positive last week, rising 5 percent despite the rise in mortgage rates.
Construction has begun again on the largest private home in America, reports CNBC's Robert Frank.
I. Dolly Lenz, who has brokered more than $8 billion in deals over 25 years and has long been on the top real-estate deal-makers in New York, is leaving Douglas Elliman Real Estate.
Another surge in interest rates pushed prospective U.S. homebuyers to act as demand for applications for mortgages, which rose for the first time in a month.
Builders started fewer single-family homes in May than predicted, which is curious given the low supply of homes.
Now that's a shot of confidence: Home builder sentiment hit a 7-year high in June.
Use this interactive map to track the latest numbers in some of the largest housing markets across the country.