CNBC's Rick Santelli and Mark Hanson, M Hanson Advisors, discuss the state of the housing recovery after today's "shocking" new home sales data. Hanson says there's clearly not a supply problem and the next step has to be lower prices.» Read More
SunTrust Mortgage has agreed to pay $968 million to settle a federal probe into allegations of mortgage origination, the US Justice Department said.
WASHINGTON, June 17- President Barack Obama's nominee to lead the Department of Housing and Urban Development, Julian Castro, urged lawmakers on Tuesday to move forward with efforts to shutter Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac, saying the current housing finance system is not serving Americans well.
Digging into housing data and the strength of demand out there, with Nicolas Retsinas, Harvard Business School, and CNBC's Diana Olick
CNBC's Diana Olick breaks down total housing starts data in May.
A distinct correlation exists between walkability and real estate values. See which cities are the most walkable.
Nicholas Holt, Head of Research for Asia Pacific at Knight Frank, says the measures used in the IMF's Global House Price Index are too broad.
The NAHB Housing Market Index read 49 in June, versus 45 in May, reports CNBC's Diana Olick.
Home builder sentiment jumped 4 points in June, reports CNBC's Diana Olick. The NAHB Housing Market Index read 49 in June, versus 45 in May.
Sentiment among the nation's home builders surged ahead in June and is now one point shy of crossing into positive territory.
This 10,000-square-foot estate is an oasis for best-selling author, TV star and legendary "Queen of Infomercials" Suzanne Somers and her husband.
Former home owners who lost their homes to foreclosure after the housing crash are re-entering the market. CNBC's Diana Olick has the details.
A Federal Housing Administration program is helping owners who had been foreclosed on buy a home again.
The Bank of England may hike rates earlier than expected, says Mark Carney, governor of the Bank of England, but the decision will be data-dependent.
Larry Hotz, The Kentwood Company broker, provides insight on the current housing market in Denver. He shares 3 listings currently for sale.
A Credit Suisse survey of real estate agents is proving that something other than snow is impacting home sales. May was another tepid month.
While bad property practices have returned to the U.S., other countries like China appear to be more at risk of housing bubbles.
Nariman Behravesh, Chief Economist at IHS, discusses the International Monetary Fund's warning of a pending housing crash and explains why the U.K. should be on the list of worrisome property markets.
Lowe's virtual room designer allows customers to reinvent each room in your house, from top to bottom, online. CNBC's Diana Olick has the details.
Americans increasingly say they prefer to live near the centers of cities and towns, but it carries a costly trade-off.
The CNBC All-America Economic Survey finally finds some key measures of U.S. public opinion are recovering to their precrisis levels.
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