China's housing market continued to slow in August, data on Thursday showed, with home prices falling for a fourth straight month.» Read More
Foreclosure activity dropped to an eight-year low in May as banks reclaimed fewer homes and foreclosure starts saw their lowest levels in years.
Donald Straszheim, Senior Managing Director, China Research at ISI Group, explains why China is "all about supporting growth and not about reform."
TORONTO, June 9- Canadian housing starts picked up more than expected in May and April was revised higher, suggesting housing will contribute to economic growth in the second quarter after a harsh winter put the brakes on construction, data released on Monday showed.
CNBC personal finance reporter Sharon Epperson reports on why baby-boomer couples are opting against marriage. It all comes down to money, she found.
CNBC's Diana Olick reports job growth is the number one driver for the housing recovery, and the industry is not seeing enough job growth to boost sales.
The housing comeback is stumbling, in part, under the weight of student loan debt in excess of $1 trillion, former FHA head David Stevens tells CNBC.
Former Federal Housing Administration head David Stevens tells CNBC that student loan debt and the jobs outlook are holding back housing.
The one constituency housing needs most is the one struggling the hardest in the jobs market. Employment for those aged 25-34 fell in May.
We need to have some form of liquidity provided for the housing market, says David Stevens, Mortgage Bankers Association CEO, sharing his thoughts on the housing recovery.
"Shark Tank's" Kevin O'Leary said home ownership is a bad investment on "Closing Bell." Real estate consultant Susan Wachter from The Wharton School, explains why she disagrees.
Patricia Delinois, Century 21 Premier Elite Realty, says Coral Gables has really become a true international city known all around the world. Delinois shares 3 hot listings in the city.
Lucian Cook, head of residential research at Savills and James Sproule, chief economist at the Institute of Directors, discuss the U.K. housing market and the impact BoE measures have had or could have.
Here's why "Shark Tank" investor Kevin O'Leary says purchasing a home over the next several years is a bad idea.
Investor Kevin O'Leary of "Shark Tank," reaffirms his bearish call on housing and says you are better off renting than buying. CNBC's Larry Kudlow argues it's a "pretty good" time to buy due to the low interest rate environment.
CNBC's Diana Olick reports low mortgage rates are not necessarily helping the housing market.
CNBC's David Faber speaks to Jonathan Gray, The Blackstone Group global head of real estate, about Blackstone's real estate approach and the rise of home prices. Gray says the shortage in new supply of single family homes is driving home costs higher.
Generational forces and still-tight mortgage lending standards are holding back housing from a more robust recovery, Lennar CEO Stuart Miller tells CNBC.
Stuart Miller, Lennar Corp. CEO, shares perspective on the housing recovery and mortgage market. It's unclear when household formation will resume, say Miller. And Mike Jackson, AutoNation chairman, weighs in.
Mortgage rates fell last week, and in an unusual convergence, so did applications for refinances and home purchase loans.
Commercial real estate prices in Silicon Valley are soaring. CNBC's Josh Lipton reports tech companies are buying or leasing a lot of the inventory and sending prices higher.
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