Residential construction jobs grew in November, and employment data in hard hit housing areas was slightly ahead of national growth. However, CNBC's Diana Olick reports rates are decidedly higher from last week and affordability is shrinking.» Read More
Sales of existing home sales nationally fell 3.2 percent in October, but in the West they were down 7 percent.
CNBC's Diana Olick reports on the disappointing numbers and how the low rate of first-time buyers is hurting the market.
Applications for U.S. home loans fell in the latest week, dropping for a third straight week, data from an industry group showed on Wednesday.
Michael Scanlon of Manulife Asset Management, who advises buying stocks for where they are going, likes JPM. Gerard Cassidy of RBC weighs in.
Home remodeling projects jumped 14 percent in September from a year ago. The trends, however, are changing, according to a new report from BuildFax.
CNBC's Jane Wells reports on California's involvement in the investigation against JPMorgan and its mortgage-related lawsuit.
CNBC's Kate Kelly reports JPMorgan is expected to sign the $13 billion agreement with the government to settle claims related to mortgage securities.
CNBC's Kate Kelly reports New York's Attorney General Eric Schneiderman is set to speak on the JPMorgan settlement at 2:15 pm.
CNBC's Jane Wells reports why the settlement announcement from the Justice Department and JPMorgan is being made out of Sacramento.
CNBC's Kate Kelly reports on the breakdown of the JPM fine.
A settlement between the DOJ and JPMorgan will be announced any moment. Tom Ajamie, attorney at Ajamie LLP, provides perspective.
China'a new home prices rose at a record pace in October, even as the country's leadership unveiled new measures on Friday aimed at stabilizing the red-hot property market.
Discussing the equity market and corporate bonds, with Doug Sandler, Riverfront Investment, and John Lonski, Moody's Capital Markets. Sandler thinks investors have spent too much time on the sidelines doubting the rally.
Europe's tallest residential building will open in Canary Wharf in the latest evidence of London's effervescent housing market.
Heated competition for depleted inventory means shoppers must have all their financials lined up before they even hit an open house.
Fewer U.S. homes are ending up in foreclosure and repossessed by banks. Here's why.
Tim Sloan, Wells Fargo CFO, comments on Obamacare and discusses the recovery in the housing industry. With CNBC's Bill Griffeth and Maria Bartiromo.
Pulte CEO Richard Dugas tells CNBC's Diana Olick the pause has been caused by rapidly rising rates and job growth will help the housing market in the long run.
Diana Olick talks with Richard Dugas, CEO of the Pulte Group, about concerns in the housing market and concessions home builders may have to make.
CNBC's Kayla Tausche reports that Wells Fargo CFO Tim Sloan expects the mortgage market to stabilize in 2014, but "cannot promise" that margins have hit bottom in Q3.
Rising rates, in addition to tighter underwriting and fast-rising home prices, have pushed borrowers to smaller lenders.
After delays due to the government shutdown and a large downward revision for August sales, gains aren't what they seem.
Sales of new U.S. single-family homes recorded their biggest increase in nearly 33-1/2 years in October, even as mortgage rates rose.