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Will there be a bailout for the FHA? CNBC's Rick Santelli, weighs in on whether the government agency should get more money.
Mortgage rates may be near record lows, but potential homebuyers are still finding it difficult to get a mortgage, Lending Tree founder and CEO Doug Lebda told CNBC’s “Squawk on the Street.”
CNBC's Diana Olick reports Pacifica Companies bought 699 Fannie Mae properties in the first round of foreclosures.
The new CEO of Fannie Mae, Timothy Mayopoulos, says there is still a long road ahead for recovery in the housing market. CNBC's Diana Olick has the details.
Timothy Mayopoulos, Fannie Mae president & CEO, discusses the state of housing and a plan to get mortgage holders out of the red. Meredith Whitney, Meredith Whitney Advisory Group CEO, weighs in.
CNBC's Rick Santelli shares his thoughts on mass principle write-downs on Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac.
CNBC's Rick Santelli weighs in on GSE reform and deregulating banks.
Richard Perry, Perry Capital CEO, discusses how the U.S. economy can get a boost by opening up the mortgage markets again and putting Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac back on stable ground.
Doug Duncan, Fannie Mae chief economist, breaks down the data on the housing market, including the rise in delinquency rates.
Even though mortgage rates are falling to record lows for a second straight week, getting a loan isn't easy, with CNBC's Diana Olick and Mary Thompson. Jim Iuorio, TJM Institutional Services, also weighs in on how to play the housing market.
Fannie Mae hasn't asked for taxpayer money since 2008. Is it time for the government to back off on all the expensive programs designed to help housing? Fred Glick, U.S. Loans Mortgage president, offers insight.
CNBC's Eamon Javers reports the Treasury predicts profits of between $10-$100 billion from the the federal government's financial crisis bailouts, depending on future economic conditions.
FHFA's DeMarco defends his position on principal reduction today, with CNBC's Diana Olick.
The Fast Money Halftime Report traders and Tom Barrack, of Colony Capital, discuss foreclosed housing and investment opportunities.
CNBC's Rick Santelli discusses spending issues in the U.S.
The Obama administration's announcement that it is broadening its mortgage modification program is all about getting Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac's regulator to agree to principal reduction, reports CNBC's Diana Olick.
CNBC's Eamon Javers reports GOP candidate, Newt Gingrich released his consulting contract with Freddie Mac and Fannie Mae.
CNBC's Eamon Javers reports Mike Willliam, Fannie Mae CEO is stepping down; a reported settlement against Alpha Natural Resources in the wrongful death cases of 29 West Virginia miners; and shares of Urban Outfitters are down sharply in after hours trading on news its CEO, Glenn Sank is out.
CNBC's Diana Olick has the latest details on the resignation of Michael Williams. "These are challenging jobs, that you have to look at in two to three year increments", says the outgoing Fannie Mae CEO.
Mike Williams, the CEO of Fannie Mae, announces he will be stepping down from his post, reports CNBC's Diana Olick.