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A sharp surge in interest rates caused mortgage refinances to plummet two weeks ago, but they are now finding their footing again.
Foreclosures on delinquent properties by homeowner associations were almost unheard of before the financial crisis. Now they are becoming more common.
Nearly 3,000 properties were on the block at the year's first big foreclosure auction in Atlanta as buyers look for bargains to rehab, flip or rent.
The U.S. apartment vacancy rate eased to its lowest level in more than a decade, but stagnant income growth moderated rent increases.
A new survey shows that while London was the best city among foreign real estate investors, the rest of the top five cities were in the U.S.
As the recovery in prices has helped lenders whittle down a glut of seized homes, they've begun moving more properties to auction.
Sales of Manhattan apartments hit a fourth-quarter record, with wealthy buyers competing to get a foot in the door as prices soar. The FT reports.
Signed contracts to buy existing homes rose slightly in November, breaking a five-month negative streak, according to the National Association of Realtors.
With meteorologists predicting big storms in the future, some homeowners are finding a simple way to minimize vulnerability: building a dome home.
Super broker Dolly Lenz provides insight on two $25 million homes.
New mortgage rules are designed to protect borrowers and lenders from jumping into loans that might be too optimistic.
If you could live next to any celebrity who would it be? CNBC's Carl Quitanilla shares Zillow's list of most and least desirable neighbors.
Contracts for newly built homes dipped slightly last month, and strong October numbers were revised even higher, according to a new report.
Which homebuilders investors should own now, and how will new mortgage rules impact stocks, with Buck Horne, Raymond James housing analyst.
Some of the nation's mortgage lenders are rushing to keep up with a change announced by the incoming head of the Federal Housing Finance Agency.
Sales of new US single-family homes fell modestly in November from a five-year high and prices pushed higher.
Cindy O' Gorman, The O'Gorman Group Realtor, breaks down real estate in Dallas, Texas.
Mortgage applications fell for a second week and hit a 13-year low as mortgage rates rose due to a bond market selloff.
CNBC's Diana Olick reports why incoming FHFA director Mel Watt is delaying new Fannie and Freddie fees on mortgages.
CNBC's Diana Olick reports why incoming FHFA director Mel Watt is delaying new fees on mortgages.
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.