• Mortgage bailout expiring, rates going up Friday, 14 Feb 2014 | 12:58 PM ET

    The rate increases will soon affect thousands of people who participated in the federal Home Affordable Modification Program.

  • Beyond 'frozenomics': What's hurting housing Thursday, 13 Feb 2014 | 10:58 AM ET

    While weather makes for a fair argument, it is not the full picture of this winter's housing slowdown.

  • Lenders repossessed fewer US homes in January Thursday, 13 Feb 2014 | 8:41 AM ET

    Fewer U.S. homes were repossessed in January, bringing foreclosures down to the lowest level in more than six years.

  • Investor impact on housing  Wednesday, 12 Feb 2014 | 3:31 PM ET

    CNBC's Diana Olick reports on a survey conducted by Zillow that shows when investors may start moving out of the housing market and how a mass exit could significantly impact the U.S. economy and housing recovery.

  • NY regulator sees 'troubling trend' in mortgages Wednesday, 12 Feb 2014 | 2:27 PM ET

    New York's financial regulator said the explosive growth of non-bank mortgage servicers is a "troubling trend" that must be confronted.

  • If investors bail on housing, what then? Wednesday, 12 Feb 2014 | 11:59 AM ET
    Las Vegas

    Institutional investors have bought more than 100,000 houses since the crash, and economists are concerned about what happens if they sell.

  • US mortgage applications fall in latest week: MBA Wednesday, 12 Feb 2014 | 7:16 AM ET

    Applications for U.S. home mortgages fell as both purchase and refinancing applications slipped, an industry group said on Wednesday.

  • More encouraging signs from the housing market Wednesday, 12 Feb 2014 | 6:46 AM ET

    U.S. homeowners are doing a better job of keeping up with mortgage payments, with late payment on home loans at the lowest level in over five years.

  • Home prices gain less  Tuesday, 11 Feb 2014 | 4:00 PM ET

    Home prices are still up from a year ago but the gains are getting smaller. CNBC's Diana Olick explains.

  • Fewer affordable houses, even as credit eases Tuesday, 11 Feb 2014 | 1:29 PM ET

    Higher interest rates, flat household income and all-cash investors are making it harder to find a house at the right price.

  • Yellen: QE pushed down mortgage rates  Tuesday, 11 Feb 2014 | 11:17 AM ET

    Fed Chair Janet Yellen discusses how continued reductions of QE will impact the housing market.

  • Short sale tax implications  Monday, 10 Feb 2014 | 3:43 PM ET

    Borrowers who had debt forgiven on home short sales will now have to pay taxes on those sales, reports CNBC's Diana Olick.

  • Foreclosures could rise if Congress doesn't act Monday, 10 Feb 2014 | 2:12 PM ET

    A tax exemption for mortgage debt forgiveness was not renewed late last year. That could spell trouble for struggling homeowners.

  • Surprising connection between tech, home prices Thursday, 6 Feb 2014 | 11:33 AM ET
    Victorian houses with San Francisco skyline.

    Tech companies didn't push real estate prices higher: Tech companies were drawn to places that were already expensive, according to a new report.

  • MBA: Purchase apps down  Wednesday, 5 Feb 2014 | 12:08 PM ET

    CNBC's Diana Olick reports the Mortgage Bankers Association is saying purchase applications data is slowing, down 4 percent week over week.

  • Mortgage applications stall despite sliding rates Wednesday, 5 Feb 2014 | 7:00 AM ET

    Mortgage applications barely moved last week, even as a run on the bond market pushed interest rates down. Total applications rose only 0.4 percent.

  • Homeowners will pay price for JPMorgan's debt writeoff Wednesday, 5 Feb 2014 | 6:40 AM ET

    JPMorgan can write off $1.5 billion in debt relief, but it will be treated as taxable income for homeowners.

  • Morgan Stanley to resolve MBS litigation  Tuesday, 4 Feb 2014 | 4:35 PM ET

    Morgan Stanley will resolve its mortgage backed securities litigation for $1.25 billion, reports CNBC's Kayla Tausche.

  • Rentals driving housing recovery: Pro  Monday, 3 Feb 2014 | 2:18 PM ET

    Discussing the impact of lower mortgage rates on the housing market, with Jed Kolko, Trulia chief economist, and Ken Rosen, Rosen Consulting Group Chairman.

  • Mortgage rates falling  Monday, 3 Feb 2014 | 2:17 PM ET

    CNBC's Diana Olick takes a look at the average rate on the 30-year from last week, and just how low rates may go.

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