Mortgage applications are on the rise, but CNBC's Diana Olick points out some underlying concerns.» Read More
Sam Chandan, President & Chief Economist at Chandan Economics discusses the medium to long term impact of the hike in U.S. student loan rates.
CNBC's Diana Olick outlines the most important data to watch in the housing sector during the second half of 2013; and Brian Lewis, License Associate Real Estate broker, shares his housing forecast.
Citigroup has agreed to pay $968 million to Fannie Mae to resolve potential future repurchase claims on residential mortgage loans originated between 2000 and 2012.
Brad Hunter, chief economist, MetroStudy, discusses the U.S. housing market ahead of key numbers and explains why buying activity should increase and builders are feeling "extremely optimistic".
World construction activity will accelerate by $6.3 trillion, or 70 percent, by 2025, with the explosion in growth boosted by a new generation of "Asian Tigers".
Might rising mortgage rates be a good thing for the housing market? Tanya Marchiol, Team Investments, and Fred Glick, U.S. Loans Mortgage, offer insight.
"I have a BlackBerry and I have an iPhone," said Tom Barrack of Colony Capital, and "as much as I want the BlackBerry to win, I'm just magnetically being drawn more and more to the iPhone.
The 30-year fixed mortgage rate had its largest increase in 26 years, reports CNBC's Diana Olick.
A look at Seattle's real estate market, with David Bell, Remax Metro/East Side Realtor. One listing is 4,890 square feet, and is going for $1,450,000.
CNBC's Rick Santelli talks with Glenn Schultz, Performance Trust, about how the rise in mortgage rates is likely to cause a decline in the rate of home price appreciation.
A majority of new homes sold could be at risk because of rising mortgage rates, reports CNBC's Diana Olick.
Signed contracts to buy previously-owned homes rose to its highest levels in six years, reports CNBC's Diana Olick.
Shari Olefson, author of "Foreclosure Nation" and director at The Carnegie Group, discusses the U.S. housing market and how the hardest hit areas are now "rebounding hugely", due, in part, to low inventory.
CNBC's Steve Liesman reports what respondents said about their standard of living, and what they expect for from wages and home prices. CNBC's Jeff Cox and Rick Santelli weigh in.
CNBC's Diana Olick reports on a return of the adjustable-rate mortgage; and Ken Rosen, Rosen Consulting Group chairman, discusses the jump in mortgage rates, and why an adjustable rate is risky.
As rates rise, home buyers are hurrying to lock in the lowest possible payment, reports CNBC's Diana Olick.
The recent spike in mortgage rates is "monumental," and that will likely cool off the hot housing market, CNBC's Jim Cramer says.
Gerard Cassidy, RBC Capital Markets lead bank analyst, explains how a jump in interest rates will likely impact bank stocks.
CNBC's Steve Liesman reveals the results of a CNBC survey which shows Americans are upbeat on key economic measures but are changing the way they think about certain parts of the economy and how it effects their lives. And Roger Altman, Evercore Partners, weighs in on the results and offers a big picture view of the economy.
Why rising interest rates worry Doug Kass.
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