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  • A lot of truth to what Geithner said: Pro  Monday, 12 May 2014 | 4:15 PM ET

    Timothy Geithner defends the bank bailout in his new book "Stress Test." Nomi Prins, Demos Senior Fellow, and David Zervos, Jefferies, provide perspective.

  • Too hard to get a mortgage?  Friday, 9 May 2014 | 4:15 PM ET

    CNBC.com Finance Editor Jeff Cox and CNBC's Diana Olick discuss the mortgage credit availability index and what's holding back the housing recovery. CNBC's Mary Thompson and CNBC contributor Howard Dean provide perspective.

  • Home sellers on price: The sky is the limit Friday, 9 May 2014 | 10:41 AM ET
    A home for sale in Miami.

    Home prices are moving so far, so fast, that at least 1,000 local housing markets have hit all-time price highs.

  • All cash sales soar to record 42.7%  Thursday, 8 May 2014 | 1:40 PM ET

    CNBC's Diana Olick reports home prices are soaring at the same time mortgage credit is locked up tight.

  • Cash is king: 43% of home sales were all-cash in 1Q Thursday, 8 May 2014 | 12:22 PM ET

    Higher levels of cash home sales may be coming from the baby boom generation, with more trade-down and retirement buyers paying cash.

  • Finding commercial real estate's sweet spot  Thursday, 8 May 2014 | 7:31 AM ET

    There is a lot of capital from around the world flowing into real estate and the fundamentals are good, explains Robert Sulentic, CBRE Group president & CEO, sharing his outlook on the nation's real estate market. And Robert Wolf, 32 Advisors CEO, wants to know about the uptick in new construction. Don't expect a dramatic amount of new supply over the next couple of years, says Sulentic.

  • Some investors bet on return to reverse mortgages Thursday, 8 May 2014 | 6:25 AM ET

    A reverse mortgage start-up has raised about $230 million in a private offering, which sets the stage for a potential initial public offering.

  • Why millennials rent: What do you think? Wednesday, 7 May 2014 | 1:50 PM ET

    Younger renters consider down payment and credit score to be top obstacles to getting a mortgage, according to a Fannie Mae survey.

  • After lull, surge of home buyers rush for loans Wednesday, 7 May 2014 | 7:00 AM ET
    Foreclosure prevention counseling fair

    After weeks of mortgage market weakness, loan applications rose last week, led by a surge in applications to purchase a home.

  • Senate panel to vote on Fannie, Freddie bill Tuesday, 6 May 2014 | 4:00 PM ET
    enate Banking, Housing and Urban Affairs Committee Chairman Sen. Tim Johnson (D-SD) (L) with ranking member Sen. Mike Crapo (R-ID).

    The vote had been delayed in order to build support for the plan that would wind down taxpayer-owned mortgage financiers Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac.

  • Home buyers want new, but won't pay for it Tuesday, 6 May 2014 | 9:13 AM ET

    Just 46 percent of the people who strongly prefer a new home are willing to pay the 20 percent premium that new homes cost.

  • Fannie and Freddie in need of reform?  Monday, 5 May 2014 | 4:18 PM ET

    Discussing Bill Ackman's take on Fannie and Freddie, with Jim Lacamp, UBS; Dani Hughes, Divine Capital; CNBC's Dominic Chu and Kayla Tausche.

  • Gundlach's housing, GDP outlook  Monday, 5 May 2014 | 1:11 PM ET

    Jeff Gundlach, Doubleline CEO & CIO, looks honestly at current housing data, and why he's chosen to short the home builder sector ETF XHB.

  • Can't sell your home? How about remodeling Sunday, 4 May 2014 | 6:00 AM ET
    Worker laying flooring

    Homeowners are increasingly looking back at their own homes for makeovers rather than looking ahead to move up.

  • Foreclosure victim payouts go to the wrong people Friday, 2 May 2014 | 12:24 PM ET

    EverBank Financial allegedly mismanaged foreclosures during the mortgage crisis, but regulators may have mismanaged a settlement with the bank.

  • What's wrong with housing? Thursday, 1 May 2014 | 11:00 AM ET

    The signs are there that this should be a robust spring housing market, but it just isn't turning out that way. Here's why.

  • What's wrong with housing?  Thursday, 1 May 2014 | 7:17 AM ET

    CNBC's Diana Olick and Steve Liesman report on an apparent stall in the housing recovery as interest rates spike and home price rise.

  • Gauging housing right now  Wednesday, 30 Apr 2014 | 10:25 AM ET

    Weekly mortgage applications plummeted to a four-week low last week. CNBC's Diana Olick reports the most recent data out of the housing market.

  • Mortgage applications take another deep dive Wednesday, 30 Apr 2014 | 7:00 AM ET

    Weekly mortgage applications plummeted to a four-year low last week despite positive reads on the market.

  • Homeownership falls to 19-year low Tuesday, 29 Apr 2014 | 1:07 PM ET

    With first-time buyers priced out of homes and facing tougher credit standards, homeownership had nowhere to go but down.

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