• FHA: Ticking Bailout Time Bomb?   Monday, 10 Jun 2013 | 7:33 PM ET
    FHA: Ticking Bailout Time Bomb?

    The FHA is lending to low income home buyers with weak credit scores. Tim Pawlenty, The Financial Services Roundtable CEO; Rep. Kevin Brady (R-TX); and Meredith Whitney, Meredith Whitney Advisory Group CEO, share their opinions.

  • Securitizing Jumbo Loans   Monday, 10 Jun 2013 | 4:35 PM ET
    Securitizing Jumbo Loans

    The number of jumbo loans originated in Q1 of 2013 was up 15 percent from a year ago, reports CNBC's Diana Olick.

  • Auction Site Helps Sell High-End Homes   Monday, 10 Jun 2013 | 4:35 PM ET
    Auction Site Helps Sell High-End Homes

    As the real estate market heats up, high-end homeowners are skirting the traditional route of hiring a realtor and are using online auctions to move their properties. Laura Brady, Concierge Auctions president, offers insight.

  • Jumbo Loans Surge   Monday, 10 Jun 2013 | 1:51 PM ET
    Jumbo Loans Surge

    As home prices rise, the need for jumbo mortgages rises as well, reports CNBC's Diana Olick.

  • Santelli: The Trouble With Artificially Low Rates   Wednesday, 5 Jun 2013 | 10:50 AM ET
    Santelli: The Trouble With Artificially Low Rates

    CNBC's Rick Santelli explains how the Fed's zero interest rate policy makes it less likely businesses will invest in people. (3:03)

  • President Obama Does Little for Middle Class: Op-Ed Monday, 3 Jun 2013 | 9:37 AM ET

    Most of President Obama's initiatives may appease liberal elites but don't do much to bolster opportunities for middle class and working families.

  • Seniors Warned, Beware of Selling Pension Thursday, 30 May 2013 | 2:53 PM ET

    The growing number of retirees selling their pensions for cash is raising major concerns and drawing increased scrutiny for what some are calling unfair lending practices.

  • CitiMortgage CEO: Industry Lent $1.9 Trillion in 2012

    A new Fed survey shows banks are still not opening the spigot to give homebuyers access to loans. Sanjiv Das, CitiMortgage CEO, says the industry lent $1.9 trillion in mortgages in 2012, and that the market will begin to get competitive.

  • Tesla: The Next Ford or Apple?   Tuesday, 14 May 2013 | 2:55 PM ET
    Tesla: The Next Ford or Apple?

    Tesla's market cap is now over $10 billion, reports CNBC's Phil LeBeau; and Cole Wilcox, Longboard Asset Management CEO, explains why he thinks the stock is worth more.

  • Auto Loan Delinquencies Rise   Tuesday, 14 May 2013 | 1:37 PM ET
    Auto Loan Delinquencies Rise

    Automakers have rebounded since the financial crisis, but car loan delinquencies are on the rise, reports CNBC's Phil LeBeau.

  • Housing: Bubble Watch With Trulia   Tuesday, 14 May 2013 | 6:42 AM ET
    Housing: Bubble Watch With Trulia

    Jed Kolko, Trulia chief economist, reveals the results of its latest report on housing and credit, explaining that they found in most of the country, "prices are below "their fundamental value."

  • Mortgage Delinquency Rate Rises as Inventory Eases Thursday, 9 May 2013 | 11:39 AM ET

    The adjusted delinquency rate on mortgages rose to 7.25 percent from 7.09 in the first quarter but was down from 7.40 percent a year ago, according to a report.

  • 'We Bought a Half-Built Ship': Navigating the Credit Markets

    Investments in Europe is picking up, says William Vrattos, York Capital Management, providing an outlook on fixed income assets.

  • Quicken Loans CEO on Lending   Friday, 3 May 2013 | 2:50 PM ET
    Quicken Loans CEO on Lending

    Will an improving jobs picture be a headwind for low mortgage rates? Bill Emerson, Quicken Loans CEO, weighs in.

  • Payday Loans Cost Economy $1 Billion in 2011: Study Thursday, 2 May 2013 | 1:48 PM ET

    Payday loans cost the U.S. economy nearly $1 billion and thousands of jobs in 2011, while borrowers often face bankruptcy, according to a new report.

  • Rep. Watt to Head FHFA?   Wednesday, 1 May 2013 | 1:33 PM ET
    Rep. Watt to Head FHFA?

    On the home front, a new guy is expected to head the government regulator overseeing Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac, reports CNBC's Diana Olick.

  • JC Penney Secures $1.75 Billion Loan From Goldman   Monday, 29 Apr 2013 | 11:07 AM ET
    JC Penney Secures $1.75 Billion Loan From Goldman

    Liz Dunn, Macquarie Capital analyst, weighs in on whether the additional capital will be enough for the retailer to implement its turnaround plan.

  • 'Our Goal Is to End Too Big to Fail': Expert   Thursday, 18 Apr 2013 | 6:34 AM ET
    'Our Goal Is to End Too Big to Fail': Expert

    "There is total bailout fatigue," said Rob Nichols, President & CEO of Financial Services Forum, sharing his thoughts on shoring up the financials and the impact of regulations on the industry.

  • Struggling With Student Loans? Here's a Secret Sunday, 14 Apr 2013 | 10:11 AM ET

    Many people with student loans are struggling but here's what they don't realize: They may be leaving a lot of money on the table by not taking advantage of repayment options.

  • Ireland, Portugal Get 7-Year Bailout Loan Extension Friday, 12 Apr 2013 | 11:03 AM ET
    EU Headquarters in Brussels, Belgium.

    European Union finance ministers agreed on Friday to extend the maturities of emergency loans extended to Ireland and Portugal by the European Union by seven years.