• Mortgage rates hit three-month lows as stocks dip Monday, 3 Feb 2014 | 11:43 AM ET

    Mortgage lenders have dropped rates to November levels, creating a psychological jolt to the real estate market.

  • Seattle beats Denver...in housing and energy Friday, 31 Jan 2014 | 8:17 AM ET
    Seattle and Denver

    Denver and Seattle aren't even playing in the same league when it comes to their housing markets.

  • Million-dollar homes: Super Bowl edition Thursday, 30 Jan 2014 | 1:32 PM ET
    The Baltimore entry

    Seven homes are competing in CNBC's Super Bowl of million-dollar homes. And the champion is ...

  • Cold weather, hot prices put chill on home sales Thursday, 30 Jan 2014 | 11:45 AM ET

    Freezing weather, especially in the South, and rising prices are stalling home sales.

  • Why mortgage rates aren't higher ... yet Wednesday, 29 Jan 2014 | 3:49 PM ET

    The second round of Fed tapering announced Wednesday isn’t likely to boost rates, because investors are filling the void.

  • US mortgage applications near flat in latest week Wednesday, 29 Jan 2014 | 7:02 AM ET

    Applications for U.S. home mortgages edged slightly lower in the latest week, an industry group said on Wednesday.

  • Home prices dip in November, up for most of 2013 Tuesday, 28 Jan 2014 | 9:19 AM ET
    A potential home buyer views a model home at the Shapell Industries Inc. Gale Ranch community in San Ramon, California.

    U.S. home prices fell slightly in November as colder weather slowed buying, but prices surged for much of 2013.

  • Buyers of new homes are seeing more barriers Monday, 27 Jan 2014 | 2:48 PM ET
    Construction workers build a new home in Miami, Florida.

    Tight credit and more expensive homes, versus existing houses, are keeping many buyers out of the market.

  • How to crowdfund your mortgage  Monday, 27 Jan 2014 | 11:50 AM ET

    Christian Faes, co-founder at LendInvest, explains that the crowdfunding platform offers peer-to-peer lending for mortgages, focused on the "short-term mortgage market."

  • All-cash crushing first-time homebuyers Thursday, 23 Jan 2014 | 2:21 PM ET

    High student loan debt, poor wage growth and less-than-pristine credit are leaving first-time buyers out of the housing recovery.

  • Real estate's least sexy sector is red hot Wednesday, 22 Jan 2014 | 8:49 AM ET
    Employees arrive at Amazon warehouse in San Bernardino, Calif.

    Amazon's desire to move products closer to customers has heated up the development of warehouses. Other retailers may follow suit.

  • China's red-hot housing market shows signs of easing Saturday, 18 Jan 2014 | 12:26 AM ET
    A real estate agent's office in Guangzhou, China.

    China's home prices continued to surge in December, though the pace of gains overall did not exceed the previous month's and rises eased in some major cities, suggesting that government tightening measures may be starting to bite.

  • Are we building too many houses? Friday, 17 Jan 2014 | 1:13 PM ET

    Housing construction is at its highest level since 2007, but vacancy rates are still higher than they were before the bubble.

  • For sale: A fully loaded home..like really loaded Thursday, 16 Jan 2014 | 12:45 PM ET

    This Beverly Hills home for sale, with all its luxury amenities included, may just spur a trend with down-market houses.

  • Builder sentiment falls slightly in January Thursday, 16 Jan 2014 | 10:00 AM ET
    A contractor works on construction of the Shea Homes Frame & Focus development in San Diego, California.

    Home builder confidence dipped in January as rising construction costs and inaccurate appraisals hurt some home sales.

  • Trulia's housing indicator shows mixed market  Thursday, 16 Jan 2014 | 7:33 AM ET

    It's going to be an uneven recovery, says Sean Aggarwal, Chief Financial Officer at Trulia, sharing his thoughts on the outlook on housing. We¿ve seen a very sustained recovery in 2014, says Aggarwal.

  • Homes lost to foreclosure hit 6-year low in 2013 Thursday, 16 Jan 2014 | 6:13 AM ET

    The number of U.S. homes on the path to foreclosure fell last year to a low not seen since before the high-flying days of the housing boom.

  • Bank of America outpaces peers  Wednesday, 15 Jan 2014 | 10:32 AM ET

    Erik Oja, S&P Capital IQ U.S. banks equity analyst, and Jason Goldberg, Barclays, managing director & senior equity analyst, break down Bank of America's 4Q earnings and discuss the big bank's upside potential.

  • Mortgage market slows  Tuesday, 14 Jan 2014 | 3:12 PM ET

    The Mortgage Bankers Association lowered its 2014 forecast for originations by $57 billion. CNBC's Diana Olick looks into the year-over-year decline in mortgage lending rates.

  • New lending rules hit mortgage market  Tuesday, 14 Jan 2014 | 1:13 PM ET

    CNBC's Diana Olick reports Wells Fargo saw a 60 percent drop in originations in Q4 from one year ago.

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