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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 $100 million sale seems to have become an annual rite of passage for the luxury real estate market following the financial crisis.
Stuart Lippman, founder and CIO of TIG Securitized Asset Fund, says non-agency mortgage backed securities will perform well in 2014 as the U.S. economy improves.
While prime property prices in many global financial centers are likely to pull back, the Dubai market is set to climb, Knight Frank said.
Mel Watt said he plans to delay the increase in fees on government-backed loans that the agency announced this month.
CNBC's Diana Olick reports sales of bank-owned or REO homes accounted for 10 percent of all residential property sales in November.
Discussing 4.1 percent GDP growth, and news what a 4.5 percent mortgage rate means to the economy, with Northern Trust Wealth Management's Katie Nixon.
With a steep jump in home prices this year, sales of repossessed homes spiked, accounting for 10 percent of all residential sales.
Margaret Kelly, RE/MAX CEO, shares her thoughts about rising interest rates and its likely impact on the housing sector. Builders are very confident in the recovery after the 22 percent jump in housing starts, says Kelly.
Mahdi Mokrane, head of research and strategy at La Salle Investment Management, discusses the outlook for the global property sector in 2014.
Legendary fund manager Bill Miller of Legg Mason Capital Management says bull markets rest on economic growth, adequate liquidity and valuation. Miller also believes we are at the beginning of a long housing bubble.
In the listing for his 1901 Victorian house, Greg Leeson is asking for $144,000, but he adds that the house is "slightly haunted," NBC reports.
Federal and state officials ordered Ocwen Financial to refund $2 billion to borrowers to resolve allegations of misconduct in mortgage servicing.
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.