Dolly Lenz, Dolly Lenz Real Estate founder, discusses what $1 million can buy you in today's housing market. First up, CNBC's Mary Thompson and Diana Olick provide a look at a cozy cottage versus a mammoth manor house.» Read More
Seven $1 million homes will be featured, all with Main Street addresses. Which homes will give buyers the biggest bang for the buck?
The spring could bring a new surge in home sales, but buyer demand will be hit head-on by changes unfolding in the mortgage business. Learn more.
Simon Rubinsohn, the chief economist of RICS, discusses the U.K.'s housing shortage and what it means for prices.
Half of the 43 million renters in the U.S. now pay more than a third of their income to their landlords, up from 18 percent 10 years ago.
U.S. household net worth hit a record high in the third quarter as home prices marched higher and the value of stocks and mutual funds surged.
Tim Murphy, CEO and founder of IP Global, says Asian buyers are attracted to the London property market.
CNBC's Robert Frank tours a $1 million mansion in Boca Raton, Florida. To help you fill the 9 car garage, the seller will throw in a Rolls Royce Phantom.
Residential construction jobs grew in November, and employment data in hard hit housing areas were slightly ahead of national growth. However, CNBC's Diana Olick reports rates are decidedly higher from last week and affordability is shrinking.
Rising rates, in addition to tighter underwriting and fast-rising home prices, have pushed borrowers away from larger lenders.
The median sale price for single-family homes in Miami is up 19 percent year over year at $220,000. Century 21 Premier Elite Realty president & CEO Patricia Delinois, shares this week's power house.
Grainne Gilmore, head of UK residential research at Knight Frank, and Ben Habib, CEO of First Property Group, discusses the U.K.'s latest housing policy and whether the housing market is in bubble territory.
Rajeev Talwar, group executive director of DLF, says there should be no barriers to foreign companies wanting to invest in India as it will be good for business.
Many Americans are still skittish about US real estate but Chinese buyers are snapping up property in hot US markets, said Dolly Lenz.
David Lykken, Mortgage Banking Solutions managing partner, and Christopher Thornberg, Beacon Economics principal, debate a specific section of Dodd-Frank that requires lenders to verify borrower's ability to pay back their loan.
CNBC's Diana Olick breaks down the surge in new home sales for October and the skepticism surrounding the reading.
Digging into high new home sales data, with Diane Swonk, Mesirow Financial chief economist, Jed Kolko, Trulia, Inc. chief economist; and Dan Greenhaus, BTIG. "This is a modest improvement in new home sales," says Kolko.
CNBC's Diana Olick reports on 2 months worth of home sales data. Refinance applications are now down 50 percent from their peak in May.
Total applications are down 12.8 percent week-to-week, and the average rate on the 30-year fixed conforming loan crossed the 4.5 percent mark, reports CNBC's Diana Olick. Mortgage bankers say the numbers are still skewed due to the holiday week.
After delays due to the government shutdown and a large downward revision for August new home sales, the gains aren't quite what they seem.
Dolly Lenz, Dolly Lenz Real Estate founder, discusses buying verse renting, and Chinese investors' impact on home buying in New York.