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CNBC's Diana Olick has the story on more people putting a lot of money in their backyards, despite the weak housing market.
Emergency Homeowners' Loan Program offers interest-free loans of $50K for up to two years, reports CNBC's Diana Olick.
Investors pushed Phoenix home sales to a 6-year high in May, but all on the low end, reports CNBC's Diana Olick.
CNBC's Diana Olick reports Phoenix home sales hit a six year high in May; loan limits are unlikely to push house prices down further and, in California, housing permits for multi-family units are up sharply.
CNBC's Mary Thompson reports on how technology is offering realtors a brand new way to sell a house.
Home prices slid 7.5% in May year over year, and the serious delinquency rate hit 4.14% in May, reports CNBC's Diana Olick
CNBC's Diana Olick reports home prices fell in May, Fannie Mae's delinquency rate continues to fall, and rents are up due to big demand.
CNBC's Diana Olick reports contracts to buy existing homes surged in May; mortgage applications dropped; and homeowners are increasing the size of their outdoor living space.
Breaking down the numbers on the property values index, with CNBC's Diana Olick.
The month to month changes in both indexes were up in April for the first time in eight months. Analysis of the property values index, with David Blitzer, S&P 500 Index committee chairman.
CNBC's Diana Olick reports houses on the low end of the market will fall faster than those priced on the high end; Mort Zuckerman is considering buying the London offices of Goldman Sachs; and Starwood Property Trust increased its commerical real estate portfolio by a quarter of a billion dollars last quarter.
CNBC's Diana Olick reports on the decline in new home sales; flat mortgage rates; and home builder, Lennar's increase in Q1 revenues.
Insight on the what the state of housing is now after new home sales fall 2.1 percent in May, with Steve Blitz, ITG Investment Research and Megan McGrath, MKM Partners.
CNBC's Rick Santelli & Diana Olick have the data on new home sales.
CNBC's Diana Olick reports on the turnaround in Florida condo sales due in large part to foreign investors buying the units for cash.
CNBC's Scott Wapner and Diana Olick take a look at the two biggest challenges facing the U.S. economy.
Analysis of the U.S. housing market , with Susan Wachter, Wharton professor of real estate & finance, and Patrick Newport, IHS Global Insight.
CNBC's Diana Olick has the details on slowing investor traffic.
CNBC's Jane Wells has the story on whether farmers are seeing a bubble.
CNBC's Diana Olick reports on the day's real estate headlines, including an expansion of the retail REIT sector, Wells Fargo's exit from the reverse mortgage market, and the market for employees seeking homes.
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