Kelly King, BB&T chairman and CEO, reacts to the role mortgage lending played in its weak quarterly report. King says the current yield curve reflects a slow economy.» Read More
Jumbo mortgage rates have now dropped below regular conforming mortgage rates for the first time ever, reports CNBC's Simon Hobbs. Digging into the real estate market in San Diego, with Anne-Marie McCormick, Keller Williams Realty.
Mortgage applications moved up 1.3 percent last week, while applications for purchasing homes was down less than 1 percent, reports CNBC's Diana Olick. Budge Huskey, Coldwell Banker Real Estate CEO, discusses how the move in interest rates moved buyers to move quicker and buy earlier.
Fairholme Capital founder Bruce Berkowitz holds a number of contrarian positions, including Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac. He expects big returns over the long term.
If your golden years seem threatened because of financial setbacks, don't panic. Here are 10 tips from retirement experts on your next steps.
CNBC's Rick Santelli provides his perspective on the rate of change in interest rates.
CNBC's Diana Olick discusses if potential changes to mortgage rules will cause lenders to pull back. With Casey Crawford of Movement Mortgage and David Lykken of Mortgage Banking Solutions.
Groupon is building warehouses for its physical goods business, creating competition for Amazon. Should Amazon just buy Groupon? R.J. Hottovy of Morningstar offers insight.
July pending home sales are down 1.3 percent this month while mortgage rates rose. CNBC's Diana Olick breaks down varying housing data. And Joel Naroff, Naroff Economic Advisors, discusses homes available for sale.
Here are a few of the things creditors are doing to get you to spend money you don’t have.
Robert Shiller, Case-Shiller Index co-founder, breaks down the latest numbers on housing, with the "Squawk on the Street" crew.
Doug Culkin, president and CEO of the National Apartment Association, comments on U.S. housing where the buyers' market seems to be "where the pain is" as the rental market is "pretty strong."
Jed Kolko, Trulia, and Patrick Newport, IHS Global Insight, discuss if we should be worried about the dip in the housing market.
Rising mortgage rates are threatening the housing recovery, CNBC's Diana Olick breaks down this housing plunge.
Rising interest rates are threatening the housing recovery, reports CNBC's Diana Olick.
One California city plans to use the its constitutional power of eminent domain to "seize" hundreds of mortgages from Wells Fargo and other financial institutions.
New home sales are down more than 13 percent in July. Is weather to blame? Anika Khan, Wells Fargo Securities, and Dan Greenhaus, BTIG, discuss housing.
New home sales are down 13.4 percent in July, plunging to the lowest rate in 9 months. CNBC's Hampton Pearson reports the primary catalyst is higher mortgage rates.
Beth Ann Bovino, Standard & Poor's, discusses how the Fed's decision on interest rates is impacting home buyers. And a look a fixing Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac.
Douglas Yearly discusses the luxury homebuilder's performance and how much of a concern interest rates are for the housing market.
Following the release of Fed minutes, Ken Rosen, of Rosen Consulting Group, joins Zane Brown, Lord Abbett; Gina Sanchez, Chantico Global; and CNBC's Steve Liesman, Bob Pisani and Rick Santelli to discuss the Federal Reserve's impact on the housing market.
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A rebound in home prices has slowed, so has the recovery process for those still submerged with negative equity.
Both U.S. housing starts and building permits suggested underlying market weakness.
Applications for U.S. home mortgages rose last week as interest rates declined, an industry group said on Wednesday.