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Home sales slumped in February in part because of a lack of so-called household formation. And that is a mystery.
Ethical people attract ethical people, says Richard Smith, Realogy CEO, sharing his thoughts on how his company promotes ethics in the workplace.
Applications for U.S. home mortgages fell last week as both purchase and refinancing applications slipped, an industry group said on Wednesday.
Wells Fargo produced a 150-page manual to fabricate missing documents to speed foreclosures, a lawsuit claims, according to published reports.
Five of the nation's largest banks have satisfied their consumer relief and refinancing obligations under a mortgage settlement.
The pace of growth in China property prices slowed further in February, according to Reuters calculations based on official data.
Fred Glick, US Loans Mortgage Inc. CEO, discusses the recent popularity of adjustable-rate mortgages.
A bill to wind down mortgage financiers Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac would leave a decision on how to treat their private shareholders to the courts.
CNBC's Rick Santelli discusses government loans and mortgage guarantees.
Hayman Capital Management founder and managing partner Kyle Bass claims some of New York regulator Ben Lawsky's scrutiny on Nationstar is motivated by his political position in New York.
Hayman Capital Management founder and managing partner Kyle Bass provides insight into his firm's increased stake in Nationstar Mortgage, despite the company being under scrutiny by New York regulator Ben Lawsky.
A new report found "significant deficiencies" in DOJ's ability to report accurately on its mortgage fraud efforts, including a lack of data.
CNBC's Diana Olick reports on new Department of Justice findings on how it handled the investigation of the mortgage fraud crisis.
A new study says 10 percent of all renters want to buy a home this year, but face considerable hurdles like tight credit and higher prices.
The compromise emerging on winding down mortgage giants Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac is a "Goldilocks deal," Sen. Bob Corker tells CNBC.
Sen. Bob Corker, (R-Tenn), discusses the Senate Banking Committee's proposed legislation to overhaul the housing finance market.
Tim Sloan, Wells Fargo CFO, discusses what's driving loan demand now. We are optimistic about the spring selling season, says Sloan. And Jack Welch, Jack Welch Management Institute at Strayer University, shares his thoughts on retail space.
Jerry Howard, National Association of Home Builders CEO, discusses how a plan to overhaul the housing finance system and replace lenders Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac will impact the housing industry.
CNBC's Kate Kelly discusses the future of mortgage giants Fannie Mae & Freddie Mac amid a bi-partisan deal on Capitol Hill to phase out the two lenders and what big hedge funds stand to get hit the hardest.
Consumer advocate Ralph Nader says many of the proposed reforms can be done with the existing Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac structure. He doesn't think this bill will pass in Congress.
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