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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.
Giant REIT Vornado is working with tech start-ups to create collaborative work spaces outside Washington, D.C.
The Massachusetts attorney general has sued Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac over alleged refusal to engage in foreclosure buyback programs.
A real estate broker tells CNBC's "Power House" that it looks like a seller's market for homes in Chicago suburbs like Naperville.
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.
Signed contracts to buy existing homes increased just 0.4 percent in April, according to a monthly report.
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.
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.
Mortgage applications fell last week, despite lower rates and expectations of stronger home sales in May.
Asian buyers are joining a number of high-profile investors hoping to find riches in the Spanish property market.
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.
Sales of the most expensive 1 percent of homes in the U.S. are up 21 percent this year, according to Redfin.
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.
Home equity loans, which helped fuel Americans' pre-recession spending binges, are climbing out of a prolonged slump as house prices rise.
Condo sales surged 7 percent in April, part of trend of people looking to streamline their finances and their way of living.
CNBC's Rick Santelli speaks to Senator David Vitter, (R-La.), about Mel Watt's plans for GSE reform.
Applications to purchase a home fell 3 percent week to week even though mortgage rates are at their lowest levels since November.
David Stevens, Mortgage Bankers Association CEO, breaks down the latest numbers on housing.
Discussing what's impeding a more robust recovery of the housing market, with Stan Humphries, Zillow.com chief economist, and CNBC's Diana Olick.
A new study by Zillow shows 9.7 million American households owe more than their home is worth, reports CNBC's Diana Olick.
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