The FHFA wants firms to provide more support to some low-income Americans taking out mortgages and refinancing their home loans.» Read More
CNBC's Diana Olick and Steve Liesman report on an apparent stall in the housing recovery as interest rates spike and home price rise.
Weekly mortgage applications plummeted to a four-week low last week. CNBC's Diana Olick reports the most recent data out of the housing market.
Pete Flint, Trulia co-Founder and CEO, discusses slow growth in the housing market and explains why he sees improvement coming in home ownership data.
Weekly mortgage applications plummeted to a four-year low last week despite positive reads on the market.
The latest reports on home prices show a better-than-expected increase in February. Sara Johnson, IHS Global Insight, Shari Olefson, author "Foreclosure Nation," and CNBC's Diana Olick, discuss the latest home ownership data and health of the housing market.
With first-time buyers priced out of homes and facing tougher credit standards, homeownership had nowhere to go but down.
The U.S. Census Bureau reports homeownership rates fell to 64.8 percent in Q1, the lowest level since 1995. CNBC's Diana Olick has the details.
Robert Shiller, Case-Shiller Index co-founder and Yale University professor of economics, discusses the disparity between home prices and weak numbers out of new and existing home sales. Shiller also comments on the high demand for rentals.
Pending home sales picked up in March, but are still weaker than a year ago, reports CNBC's Diana Olick.
Pending home sales from the National Association of Realtors rose 3.4 percent in March but is still down 7.9 percent from March of 2013.
CNBC's Diana Olick reports March pending home sales data beat expectations.
CNBC contributors Howard Dean; Ylan Mui; CNBC's Morgan Brennan and Robert Frank discuss how housing impacts the overall economic recovery.
The current housing finance system is likely to be with us until after the 2014 midterm elections and probably well beyond.
Here are six reasons why financial advisor Jerry Lynch likes real estate as an investment.
Jeff Fettig, Whirlpool Corporation chairman & CEO, breaks down the company's quarterly earnings, gives his outlook for housing and where Whirlpool plans to spend money.
The average price of a home in Long Island's tony Hamptons rose an average 40% to $1.7 million in the first quarter of this year, reports CNBC's Robert Frank.
A look at three properties in Philadelphia, with Mike McCann, Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices.
CNBC's Diana Olick reports DR Horton announced a new bargain brand targeted at the entry-level buyer.
Bouyed by higher-end homes, D.R. Horton turns the tables by announcing it will now also focus on the entry-level market.
CNBC's Diana Olick reports home builders jacked up home prices during 2013, which resulted in last month's drop in new home sales.
Get the best of CNBC in your inbox