• The new mortgage landscape: What you need to know Tuesday, 10 Dec 2013 | 1:13 PM ET

    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.

  • Are UK housing bubble fears justified?     Tuesday, 10 Dec 2013 | 11:20 AM ET

    Simon Rubinsohn, the chief economist of RICS, discusses the U.K.'s housing shortage and what it means for prices.

  • Skyrocketing rents hit 'crisis' levels Monday, 9 Dec 2013 | 3:45 PM ET

    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.

  • US household net worth reaches all-time high Monday, 9 Dec 2013 | 12:52 PM ET

    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.

  • Asian buyers like London property: Pro     Monday, 9 Dec 2013 | 3:30 AM ET

    Tim Murphy, CEO and founder of IP Global, says Asian buyers are attracted to the London property market.

  • Buy a mansion, get a Rolls Royce     Friday, 6 Dec 2013 | 2:54 PM ET

    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.

  • Housing affordability shrinking     Friday, 6 Dec 2013 | 1:07 PM ET

    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 mortgage rates a boon to smaller lenders Friday, 6 Dec 2013 | 12:28 PM ET

    Rising rates, in addition to tighter underwriting and fast-rising home prices, have pushed borrowers away from larger lenders.

  • Power House: Miami homes for sale     Thursday, 5 Dec 2013 | 1:45 PM ET

    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.

  • Chinese are snapping up US real estate: Dolly Lenz Wednesday, 4 Dec 2013 | 4:52 PM ET
    San Francisco, California.

    Many Americans are still skittish about US real estate but Chinese buyers are snapping up property in hot US markets, said Dolly Lenz.

  • Dodd-Frank was a poorly written law: Pro     Wednesday, 4 Dec 2013 | 3:18 PM ET

    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.

  • Disconnect in October home sales reading     Wednesday, 4 Dec 2013 | 3:01 PM ET

    CNBC's Diana Olick breaks down the surge in new home sales for October and the skepticism surrounding the reading.

  • Oct. new home sales up 25.4%     Wednesday, 4 Dec 2013 | 2:04 PM ET

    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.

  • Deconstructing home sales     Wednesday, 4 Dec 2013 | 1:04 PM ET

    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.

  • Rising rates & the mortgage market     Wednesday, 4 Dec 2013 | 12:19 PM ET

    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.

  • Soaring new home sales: Not what they seem Wednesday, 4 Dec 2013 | 11:47 AM ET

    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.

  • Chinese influence on NY real estate     Wednesday, 4 Dec 2013 | 10:32 AM ET

    Dolly Lenz, Dolly Lenz Real Estate founder, discusses buying verse renting, and Chinese investors' impact on home buying in New York.

  • October new home sales rise 25.4%     Wednesday, 4 Dec 2013 | 10:03 AM ET

    CNBC's Rick Santelli reports the ISM non-manufacturing index for November is 53.9. Diana Olick weighs in on the housing data.

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