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Despite volatility in interest rates, mortgage applications moved decidedly higher last week, continuing their strong stride into spring.
CNBC's Diana Olick reports on the economics of the housing market, saying home prices are accelerating again.
Prices in the nation's top 20 housing markets were 4.6 percent higher in January than in January 2014. Is housing overheating again?
The first time home buyer is coming back big this spring as mortgage rates fall and rents increase, according to Wall Street research.
Home prices continued to increase in January despite slowing growth and seasonal weakness, a closely watched index showed on Tuesday.
Shari Olefson, director of The Carnegie Group, talks about the opportunities and pitfalls in the U.S. housing sector right now.
CNBC's Diana Olick reports the latest news on pending home sales.
Signed contracts to buy existing homes rose 3.1 percent from January, according to the National Association of Realtors.
In a growing number of foreclosure cases, lenders may never be able to seize the homes because the state statutes of limitations have been exceeded.
Check out the inside of the ultimate high-end home of billionaire Jeff Greene, with CNBC's Robert Frank.
CNBC's Diana Olick reports on a new way some real estate investors are finding to fund their projects.
Ben Walhood is flipping Chicago homes and has turned to a crowdfunding platform called RealtyShares, reports CNBC's Diana Olick. Walhood can crowdfund his projects in as little as an hour.
Unlike during the housing boom, some house flippers can't get mortgages to ply their trade. Instead they are turning to crowdfunding.
How will the rise in applications for home mortgages impact the housing market? CNBC's Courtney Reagan zeros in on that.
Mortgage applications soared to the highest level since January last week, thanks to the lowest interest rates since February.
The pace of new home sales in February jumped to the highest level in seven years, but it may be all about demand and the lack of supply.
Extremely low mortgage rates may be putting would-be homebuyers in a tough spot when they're ready to sell, Zillow's Stan Humphries warns.
New single-family home sales spiked to their highest level since 2008 despite harsh winter weather, in a hopeful sign for the housing market.
Ocwen said it will sell $25 billion of residential mortgage servicing rights to Nationstar Mortgage Holdings.
Stan Humphries, Zillow chief economist, shares his predictions on the spring home selling season.
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