• Foxtons valued at $1 billion in London listing Friday, 20 Sep 2013 | 2:16 AM ET

    Britain's Foxtons priced its London listing at the top of its range, valuing the estate agent at $1 billion, and defying concerns the property market is overheating.

  • Fed's impact on housing     Thursday, 19 Sep 2013 | 4:41 PM ET

    Mortgage rates moved down dramatically after the Fed announced it would not taper. CNBC's Diana Olick has the details. Fred Glick, US Loans Mortgage, and David Lykken, Mortgage Banking Solutions, weigh in.

  • The Fed's housewarming gift     Thursday, 19 Sep 2013 | 2:09 PM ET

    Sales of existing homes surprised to the upside in August. CNBC's Diana Olick explains why sales didn't fall on higher mortgage rates. And Don Peebles, The Peebles Corporation; Jed Kolko, Trulia; and Bob Wetenhall, RBC Capital Markets, discuss housing data as rates remain low.

  • Power House: Philly's real estate     Thursday, 19 Sep 2013 | 1:45 PM ET

    In this week's "Power House" segment, Jeff Block of Prudential Fox & Roach, discusses the state of Philadelphia's real estate market. This week's power house is listed for about $2.3 million.

  • Mortgage rates lower     Thursday, 19 Sep 2013 | 1:14 PM ET

    Closed existing home sales rose 1.7 percent in August, reports CNBC's Diana Olick. Realtors say lower mortgage rates will not help home sales this Fall.

  • US suffering from 'housing hangover'?     Thursday, 19 Sep 2013 | 5:20 AM ET

    Shari Olefson, CEO of The Carnegie Group, comments on the U.S. "housing hangover" following the increase in mortgage rates but expects new rules effective in 2014 to have a "much bigger impact".

  • Orman: Resist home-buying pressure Wednesday, 18 Sep 2013 | 4:50 PM ET

    Some people are willing to spend every nickel to get into the housing market now, but you don't want to end up house poor.

  • The Fed's impact on housing     Wednesday, 18 Sep 2013 | 1:04 PM ET

    How much does the Fed's decision on its timing of the taper matter to housing and mortgage rates? CNBC's Dominic Chu and Diana Olick look at stocks to buy and avoid.

  • Who will be the next Fed head?     Wednesday, 18 Sep 2013 | 7:51 AM ET

    Former Minneapolis Fed President Gary Stern provides his thoughts on Janet Yellen and Donald Kohn as the next Fed chairman. And Douglas Yearley, Toll Brothers CEO, shares his perspective on the rise in historically low mortgages rates and its impact on the housing market.

  • How the Fed's decision will impact housing     Wednesday, 18 Sep 2013 | 7:12 AM ET

    Douglas Yearley, Toll Brothers CEO, provides his perspective on how the Fed's decision on interest rates and tapering will likely impact home builders, and where he is seeing the hottest real estate action.

  • China home prices rise for eighth straight month Tuesday, 17 Sep 2013 | 9:45 PM ET

    New home prices in China rose in 69 of 70 major cities in August from the previous year, official data showed on Wednesday, same showing as in July, backing the case for more cooling measures from the government.

  • Housing Crash: What's different now?     Tuesday, 17 Sep 2013 | 11:53 AM ET

    CNBC's Diana Olick looks back at the collapse of the housing market five years ago and whether it could happen again.

  • Sophomore blues: Big student housing player slumps Friday, 13 Sep 2013 | 7:00 AM ET
    American Campus Communities' 922 Place, Tempe, Ariz.

    American Campus Communities' shares are down 28 percent this year as investors worry there's a glut in student housing and that enrollments will drop.

  • Still opportunity in mortgages: Top hedge fund Thursday, 12 Sep 2013 | 12:28 PM ET
    Deepak Narula

    Deepak Narula, who runs a real estate hedge fund, said that there is still "plenty to do" in the mortgage market, despite rising rates.

  • Deepak Narula, Metacapital Management, discusses his winning play on mortgage related assets and shares his view on where he sees the housing market headed from here.

  • Banks hit the brakes on mortgage operations Wednesday, 11 Sep 2013 | 4:05 PM ET

    JPMorgan, BofA, Citi and Wells Fargo are closing facilities and units that have been servicing customers looking to refinance their home loans.

  • Housing bubble?     Wednesday, 11 Sep 2013 | 2:12 PM ET

    How will rising rates impact residential real estate? Joe Fallon, The Fallon Company, weighs in and explains why he is focusing on Boston.

  • Suze Orman changes homebuying advice Tuesday, 10 Sep 2013 | 3:09 PM ET

    Now that we are seeing a rebound in the housing market, it is time for a new homebuying strategy

  • Jumbo mortgage rush: Why the rich are buying Tuesday, 10 Sep 2013 | 10:09 AM ET

    Even as the rest of America pulls back on mortgages, the wealthy are going on a borrowing binge for million-dollar homes, according to RealtyTrac.

  • Ouch! BofA cutting 2,100 jobs: Report Tuesday, 10 Sep 2013 | 7:56 AM ET
    Bank of America in Times Square, New York.

    The cuts were necessary because higher interest rates have reduced demand for home loans, Bloomberg News is reporting.

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