Institutional investors' ownership of residential properties helped push the price of homes up 14 percent over three years, RealtyTrac says.» Read More
Institutional investors have bought more than 100,000 houses since the crash, and economists are concerned about what happens if they sell.
U.S. homeowners are doing a better job of keeping up with mortgage payments, with late payment on home loans at the lowest level in over five years.
Applications for U.S. home mortgages fell as both purchase and refinancing applications slipped, an industry group said on Wednesday.
Higher interest rates, flat household income and all-cash investors are making it harder to find a house at the right price.
A tax exemption for mortgage debt forgiveness was not renewed late last year. That could spell trouble for struggling homeowners.
A growing number of wealthy investors from Latin America have been instrumental in Miami’s ongoing rebound from the real estate collapse.
One of Miami Beach's most notorious pieces of real estate is back on the block: the asking price is almost $8.5 million.
Tech companies didn't push real estate prices higher: Tech companies were drawn to places that were already expensive, according to a new report.
Mortgage applications barely moved last week, even as a run on the bond market pushed interest rates down. Total applications rose only 0.4 percent.
"It's a deal at $699,000," says Tom Gregory, standing over the cemetery plot he owns. "It's about $10,300 per square foot."
Families looking to move to a state where marijuana use is legal may find that hunting for a 420-friendly home is no easy feat.
Mortgage lenders have dropped rates to November levels, creating a psychological jolt to the real estate market.
While shooting "Secret Lives of the Super Rich," there are a few bedrooms where we'd like to spend the night. Check out the extravagant bedrooms of the super rich.
These homes are designed with special features to withstand flooding, high winds, extreme cold, fires and other natural disasters.
Denver and Seattle aren't even playing in the same league when it comes to their housing markets.
Freezing weather, especially in the South, and rising prices are stalling home sales.
Government policy and foreign investors seeking a safe haven spurred a record amount of house registrations in London last year.
Seven homes are competing in CNBC's Super Bowl of million-dollar homes. And the champion is ...
The second round of Fed tapering announced Wednesday isn’t likely to boost rates, because investors are filling the void.
U.S. home prices fell slightly in November as colder weather slowed buying, but prices surged for much of 2013.
The housing market is one of the pillars of the U.S. economy and there may be no better indication of how the market is doing than housing starts.
You may have heard this term in the aftermath of the real estate bubble. So what is an underwater mortgage?
Sometimes financial terms sound exactly like what they are. CNBC explains jumbo mortgages.