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
Interest rates on U.S. mortgages continued to surge last week, rising above four percent for the first time in a year and driving down demand from homeowners to refinance.
CNBC's Diana Olick and Suzanne Mistretta, Fitch Ratings analyst, take a look at whether Wall Street is behind the recent rise in home prices.
New York state plans to sue HSBC for allegedly ignoring a law designed to protect homeowners from being thrown into foreclosure without chance to renegotiate their mortgages.
Reverse mortgages have been around awhile, but got more popular during the housing crash as seniors who lost retirement money needed cash. Now, many are backfiring.
The comedian has listed his villa in St. Barts for $11.4 million, reports CNBC's Robert Frank. Martin paid about $9 million for the house.
Home prices continue to rise well beyond expectations, taking their biggest jump in April since February of 2006, when housing was booming.
Mortgage rates have jumped to their highest in a year, and house values are rising. Those who have waited to buy or refinance may find the time is right.
US home prices soared 12.1 percent in April from a year earlier, the biggest gain since February 2006, as more buyers competed for fewer homes.
Large investment firms have spent billions over the last year buying homes in the U.S.'s most depressed markets, the NYT reports.
Discussing what rising mortgage rates mean for the housing recovery, with Robert Wetenhall, RBC Capital Markets, and Don Peebles, The Peebles Corporation.
Mid-America Apartment Communities is buying Colonial Properties Trust in an all-stock deal, expanding its presence in the South and Southwest portion of the U.S.
A group of investors, including Chinese real estate tycoon Zhang Xin, paid about $1 billion for a New York office building in the latest sign of a U.S. commercial real estate market recovery.
Mortgage rates have been bouncing around since the Fed left the door open to early cuts in asset purchases. Here's why you may want to refinance now.
Prudential California Realty's Greg Bender offers insight on the real estate market in Los Angeles. This week's power house is listed for $1.6 million.
CNBC's Diana Olick takes a look at why existing home sales are just "squeaking by." And how do homeowners become "zombified?"
The housing market continues to squeak out gains, with signed contracts to buy existing homes up in April, the National Association of Realtors reported.
CNBC's Diana Olick breaks down the better-than-expected numbers on housing. And, a look at the second estimate for first quarter GDP, with CNBC's Steve Liesman.
David Henry, Kimco Realty president & CEO, takes a look at which area in the real estate market are booming and which sections are being left behind.
Sales of bank-owned homes plunged to a five-year low, the latest evidence that foreclosure woes are easing as the U.S. housing market recovery gains momentum.
Dissecting the day's major business news, with the "Fast Money" traders; and discussing the housing industry, with CNBC's Diana Olick. "We are not in a housing boom right now, we're in a housing recovery," she says.
More than a year after the nation’s five largest mortgage servicers signed a $26 billion legal settlement, those same servicers still need to do better, according to a new report.
Builders started fewer single-family homes in May than predicted, which is curious given the low supply of homes.
Use this interactive map to track the latest numbers in some of the largest housing markets across the country.