While mortgage rates have teetered within a tight range, even a slight drop in interest rates was enough to boost mortgage applications.» Read More
Maureen Maitland, Standard & Poor's vp of index services discusses the latest housing numbers, which continues to show seasonal strength in home prices.
The S&P/Case Shiller home prices in July show continued seasonal strength in home prices, reports CNBC's Carl Quintanilla & Jim Cramer.
New home sales slide 2.3% in August from July, with CNBC's Diana Olick.
New home sales fall to a 6-month low for August. So what's next for builders? CNBC's Diana Olick discusses.
Is the U.S. economy on the brink of recession? Gary Shilling, A. Gary Shilling & Company president weighs in with his economic forecast.
Existing home sales rose 7.7% month to month, up over 18% from a year ago, reports CNBC's Diana Olick.
John Geanakoplos, Yale University/Ellington Capital Management, explains how infrastructure investments could help stimulate the economy now.
Jonathan Tepper, Chief Editor of Variant Perception and fund manager at Hinde Capital, joined CNBC to discuss Lloyd's of London's $1 Billion Loss.
Housing starts fell a steeper than expected 5% last month but speculation building appears to be making a comeback, with CNBC's Diana Olick.
A plan to fix the housing crisis that includes access to mortgage credit and trading debt for equity, with Ken Rosen, UC Berkeley Fisher Center for Real Estate chair.
CNBC's Diana Olick reports on a decline in housing starts and an upgrade for PulteGroup.
Shares of home builder Hovananian are down more than sixty percent this year. Ara Hovnanian, Hovnanian Enterprises president/CEO, provides perspective on interest rates and the need to raise more capital.
Fees at Freddie Mac and Fannie Mae are about to go up. CNBC's Diana Olick explains why.
Ana Bennett, Property Adviser at Lachlan Partners, says now is a good time to invest in Australian property. She reveals where are the best places to invest in.
CNBC's Diana Olick reports on the messy housing market and says mortgage default filings surge as banks accelerate the foreclosure process.
Commercial real estate has been a hot hit for investors who have gone into the sector as a safe-haven play. Discussing the winning strategy, with Barry Sternlicht, Starwood Capital Group chairman/CEO.
CNBC's Diana Olick has the details on a new idea which would allow the government to rent out foreclosed properties.
CNBC's Jim Cramer talks with Treasury Secretary Timothy Geithner about the global economy and what sovereign nations in Europe and around the world are doing to deal with the threat of default.. In this broad-ranging discussion, Geithner tells Cramer growth in the U.S. is weaker than he would like, largely due to the shocks of the past year. The political dysfunction in the U.S. & Europe only adds to the uncertainty, he says.
"China real estate is rising at a 20 percent appreciation rate," Colin Dyer, CEO at Jones Lang LaSalle, told CNBC.
Despite another drop in mortgage rates, applications to refinance dropped over 6 percent last week. CNBC's Diana Olick. has the details.
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