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Nearly half of the mortgages modified in 2009 under the Obama administration's signature homeowner rescue effort are in default again, according to a new report.
CNBC's Diana Olick reports The Save Act will essentially subtract the savings in your energy bill from your monthly debt, which lenders factor against your income. Also, the impact of the refi slowdown, with Fred Glick, U.S. Loans Mortgage president,
If you're buying an energy efficient home, you could qualify for a larger loan, reports CNBC's Diana Olick.
Kelly King, BB&T chairman & CEO, discusses how the yield curve is impacting the mortgage business and weighs in on the commercial and retail banking space.
Applications to buy a home are down nearly 5 percent in the past 4 weeks, and refi applications were at a 2-year low, reports CNBC's Diana Olick.
Bank of America reported a 70 percent jump in profits. CNBC's Kayla Tausche reports mortgage origination jumped 6 percent this quarter, which is better than its peers JPMorgan and Citigroup.
Smaller home builders are struggling right now. CNBC's Diana Olick and Robbie Whelan, The Wall Street Journal, offer insight.
Do home builders care about rising mortgage rates? CNBC's Diana Olick reports home builder sentiment jumped 6 points in July to 57.
CNBC's Kaya Tausche provides highlights of the big bank's better-than-expected second quarter.
Bob Doll, Nuveen Asset Management, and Robert Albertson, Sandler O'Neill Partners, discuss the outlook on big banks and where the "long-term growth" will come from.
The former Goldman Sachs trader who became a symbol of Wall Street hubris during the mortgage crisis is now headed to court, reports CNBC's Mary Thompson.
Moshe Orenbuch, managing director of U.S. banks and specialty finance at Credit Suisse, talks about Citi ahead of quarterly earnings, its exposure to emerging markets and its mortgage business.
Peter Spencer, professor of economics and finance at the University of York, talks about the U.K. recovery as business confidence is returning and companies are now in a "position to spend cash".
Jamie Dimon tells CNBC he wouldn't have left JP Morgan Chase "high and dry" if the board had voted to split his chairman and CEO roles, despite reports that he had planned to leave.
Ben Bernanke could be the banks' best friend. At least, that's what options traders seem to think.
Can rising mortgage rates derail the housing recovery? David Castillo, Bonwick Capital; and Shari Olefson, Carnegie Group, weigh in.
CNBC's Diana Olick has the latest on rates edging off after hearing from Ben Bernanke.
New foreclosures are falling, reports CNBC's Diana Olick, and bank repossessions are down 35 percent from a year ago.
CNBC's Diana Olick explains how rising rates area impacting mortgage applications.
Mortgage applications to purchase a home are down 28 percent in the last month, reports CNBC's Diana Olick. Mortgage analyst Mark Hanson expects a big drop in existing home sales and prices ahead.
Institutional investors' ownership of residential properties helped push the price of homes up 14 percent over three years, RealtyTrac says.
The Internet behemoth sees an opportunity in commercial real estate through the online marketplace.
To the global rich, the Big Apple is a bargain. A new report details the priciest markets for real estate.