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  • US foreclosures at 8-year low in May: RealtyTrac Tuesday, 10 Jun 2014 | 7:20 AM ET

    Foreclosure activity dropped to an eight-year low in May as banks reclaimed fewer homes and foreclosure starts saw their lowest levels in years.

  • Why jobless millennials are killing housing Friday, 6 Jun 2014 | 11:00 AM ET

    The one constituency housing needs most is the one struggling the hardest in the jobs market. Employment for those aged 25-34 fell in May.

  • Cramer: Been unhappy with BAC   Friday, 6 Jun 2014 | 9:15 AM ET
    Cramer: Been unhappy with BAC

    The "Squawk on the Street" new team discuss a report by The Wall Street Journal that Bank of America is in talks with the Justice Department to settle probes involving the handling of mortgages before the financial crisis.

  • Jobs core to housing rebound: Pro   Friday, 6 Jun 2014 | 7:18 AM ET
    Jobs core to housing rebound: Pro

    We need to have some form of liquidity provided for the housing market, says David Stevens, Mortgage Bankers Association CEO, sharing his thoughts on the housing recovery.

  • Real estate a 'crappy investment': 'Shark Tank' pro Wednesday, 4 Jun 2014 | 5:23 PM ET
    Kevin O'Leary

    Here's why "Shark Tank" investor Kevin O'Leary says purchasing a home over the next several years is a bad idea.

  • CEO zeroes in on fate of housing sector   Wednesday, 4 Jun 2014 | 7:42 AM ET
    CEO zeroes in on fate of housing sector

    Stuart Miller, Lennar Corp. CEO, shares perspective on the housing recovery and mortgage market. It's unclear when household formation will resume, say Miller. And Mike Jackson, AutoNation chairman, weighs in.

  • Lowest rates in a year do nothing for mortgages Wednesday, 4 Jun 2014 | 7:01 AM ET

    Mortgage rates fell last week, and in an unusual convergence, so did applications for refinances and home purchase loans.

  • Carl Icahn makes a bet on Fannie Mae, Freddie Mac Tuesday, 3 Jun 2014 | 10:52 AM ET
    Carl Icahn

    Activist investor Carl Icahn acquired 6.8 million common shares of Fannie Mae and 5.7 million common shares of Freddie Mac from Fairholme Funds.

  • A real estate giant turns on to tech incubators Tuesday, 3 Jun 2014 | 10:45 AM ET
    A graffiti wall that is common corporate space at a tech incubator in Crystal City, Va.

    Giant REIT Vornado is working with tech start-ups to create collaborative work spaces outside Washington, D.C.

  • Fannie Mae, Freddie Mac hit with lawsuit Monday, 2 Jun 2014 | 3:23 PM ET

    The Massachusetts attorney general has sued Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac over alleged refusal to engage in foreclosure buyback programs.

  • Chicago real estate is a 'seller’s market' Monday, 2 Jun 2014 | 12:09 PM ET
    Chicago

    A real estate broker tells CNBC's "Power House" that it looks like a seller's market for homes in Chicago suburbs like Naperville.

  • Putting your house to work   Friday, 30 May 2014 | 3:14 PM ET
    Putting your house to work

    Home equity lines of credit jumped 8 percent in Q1. CNBC contributor Herb Greenberg, and Dolly Lenz, Dolly Lenz Real Estate, discuss if this is a red flag for the housing market.

  • Warmer weather does little for pending home sales Thursday, 29 May 2014 | 9:59 AM ET
    Pending home sales

    Signed contracts to buy existing homes increased just 0.4 percent in April, according to a monthly report.

  • 6 ways to beat coming interest rate hikes Thursday, 29 May 2014 | 9:44 AM ET

    The Fed could raise interest rates by the middle of next year but consumers can use the methods to get ahead. The Fiscal Times reports.

  • UK Help to Buy backs $1.7B of mortgage loans Thursday, 29 May 2014 | 6:50 AM ET

    The U.K. government helped 7,313 buyers to purchase a home with its flagship Help to Buy mortgage scheme in its first six months.

  • Lower rates fail to boost mortgage activity Wednesday, 28 May 2014 | 7:00 AM ET
    A sign that reads 'Meet our on-site mortgage specialist' is displayed in a window as a customer walks into a Bank of America Corp. bank branch in New York, U.S.

    Mortgage applications fell last week, despite lower rates and expectations of stronger home sales in May.

  • Soros helps Chinese push into Spanish property Wednesday, 28 May 2014 | 1:30 AM ET

    Asian buyers are joining a number of high-profile investors hoping to find riches in the Spanish property market.

  • The housing paradigm   Tuesday, 27 May 2014 | 3:57 PM ET
    The housing paradigm

    Discussing growth in the housing sector and falling mortgage rates, with Rich Peterson, S&P Capital IQ; Robert Fross, Fross & Fross Wealth Management; and CNBC's Bob Pisani.

  • Housing's 1% soars as 99%ers dive: Report Tuesday, 27 May 2014 | 2:49 PM ET

    Sales of the most expensive 1 percent of homes in the U.S. are up 21 percent this year, according to Redfin.

  • Robert Shiller: Mortgage rates may spur market   Tuesday, 27 May 2014 | 9:15 AM ET
    Robert Shiller: Mortgage rates may spur market

    Robert Shiller, Case-Shiller Index co-founder and Yale University professor of economics, discusses today's key housing data that showed U.S. home prices slightly rising month-over-month and explains how cash investors influence the market.

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