• How higher rates are impacting new home sales Tuesday, 24 Dec 2013 | 10:00 AM ET
    Prospective buyers tour a new home for sale in Denver, Colorado.

    Sales of new US single-family homes fell modestly in November from a five-year high and prices pushed higher.

  • US bond market selloff weighs on mortgage apps Tuesday, 24 Dec 2013 | 7:13 AM ET

    Mortgage applications fell for a second week and hit a 13-year low as mortgage rates rose due to a bond market selloff.

  • IAC & PR exec. part ways after bad tweet     Monday, 23 Dec 2013 | 2:53 PM ET

    CNBC's Robert Frank provides insight on 3 homes for sale for $100 million. Also, Dominic Chu weighs in on the total outrage over IAC PR executive's tweet heard around the world.

  • Incoming FHFA director's big changes     Monday, 23 Dec 2013 | 2:41 PM ET

    CNBC's Diana Olick reports why incoming FHFA director Mel Watt is delaying new Fannie and Freddie fees on mortgages.

  • Mortgage rates get a break from incoming regulator Monday, 23 Dec 2013 | 1:30 PM ET
    New homes for sale at a housing development in Dublin, Calif., on Dec. 4, 2013.

    Some of the nation's mortgage lenders are rushing to keep up with a change announced by the incoming head of the Federal Housing Finance Agency.

  • New mortgage fees delayed     Monday, 23 Dec 2013 | 1:06 PM ET

    CNBC's Diana Olick reports why incoming FHFA director Mel Watt is delaying new fees on mortgages.

  • Stuart Lippman, founder and CIO of TIG Securitized Asset Fund, says non-agency mortgage backed securities will perform well in 2014 as the U.S. economy improves.

  • Banks speed foreclosure sales     Friday, 20 Dec 2013 | 1:14 PM ET

    CNBC's Diana Olick reports sales of bank-owned or REO homes accounted for 10 percent of all residential property sales in November.

  • Sales of bank-owned homes surge Friday, 20 Dec 2013 | 11:24 AM ET

    With a steep jump in home prices this year, sales of repossessed homes spiked, accounting for 10 percent of all residential sales.

  • Margaret Kelly, RE/MAX CEO, shares her thoughts about rising interest rates and its likely impact on the housing sector. Builders are very confident in the recovery after the 22 percent jump in housing starts, says Kelly.

  • Bill Miller: Market roughly fairly valued     Thursday, 19 Dec 2013 | 4:34 PM ET

    Legendary fund manager Bill Miller of Legg Mason Capital Management says bull markets rest on economic growth, adequate liquidity and valuation. Miller also believes we are at the beginning of a long housing bubble.

  • Ocwen ordered to repay $2 billion to borrowers Thursday, 19 Dec 2013 | 3:45 PM ET

    Federal and state officials ordered Ocwen Financial to refund $2 billion to borrowers to resolve allegations of misconduct in mortgage servicing.

  • Spencer Rascoff, Zillow CEO, discusses if mortgage rates have bottomed out and explains the shift in the housing market.

  • Existing home sales down 1.2%     Thursday, 19 Dec 2013 | 3:34 PM ET

    CNBC's Diana Olick digs into the fall of existing home sales and reports year-over- year numbers were down for the first time in 29 months.

  • Power Lunch top 5 stories: Obamacare     Thursday, 19 Dec 2013 | 1:53 PM ET

    The "Power Lunch" crew has rated the Obamacare debacle as its #2 top story of the year.

  • Power House: Denver market 'needs listings'     Thursday, 19 Dec 2013 | 1:46 PM ET

    A look at Denver's real estate market, with Larry Hotz of Kentwood Real Estate. Hotz says demand is strong, but Denver needs listings.

  • Traditional home buyers back     Thursday, 19 Dec 2013 | 1:06 PM ET

    Coldwell Banker Real Estate CIO Budge Huskey, explains why he wasn't very surprised by lower existing home sales in November. He says 2013 was an "impressive year for real estate overall."

  • November home sales down     Thursday, 19 Dec 2013 | 1:04 PM ET

    Existing home sales were down 4.3 percent month-to-month in November, reports CNBC's Diana Olick.

  • Fed accommodative for foreseeable future: Pro     Thursday, 19 Dec 2013 | 10:02 AM ET

    Bill Stone, PNC Asset Management Group Chief Investment Strategist, and Stephen Wood, Russell Investments Chief Market Strategist, discuss the effects of the Fed's decision to taper on housing numbers and how it will improve labor markets.

  • Existing November home sales down 1.2%     Thursday, 19 Dec 2013 | 10:01 AM ET

    CNBC's Diana Olick reports November existing home sales dropped, and 32 percent of home sales were in cash, reflecting the tightness in the mortgage market.

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