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The Federal Housing Administration will lower its annual insurance premiums from 1.35 percent to 0.85 percent, according to sources.
If President Obama does announce a significant reduction in the FHA's annual insurance premium, could this juice the spring housing market? David Stevens, Mortgage Bankers Association, and CNBC's Diana Olick, discuss.
Sources tell CNBC President Obama will announce a significant reduction in the FHA's annual insurance premium, reports CNBC's Diana Olick.
The holiday season is historically slow in the mortgage business, but this time around it was particularly quiet.
Landlords are still getting higher rents, but will the apartment building boom spoil the party?
Scotland’s housing market bounced back at the end of 2014 after the “no” vote for independence boosted the country’s real estate, Knight Frank said.
Signed contracts to buy existing homes increased just 0.8 percent from a downwardly-revised October reading.
As rents soar and the supply of rental housing remains constrained, 2015 could be the tipping point, pushing more renters to home ownership.
CNBC's Diana Olick reveals her predictions for real estate and housing in 2015
First-time buyers sat on the sidelines in 2014, and most of the sales action was on the high end. That may be about to change in the new year.
Sales of million- and multimillion-dollar homes are soaring. Contrary to popular belief, it is not all foreign cash fueling the frenzy.
The housing market is cooling off. It may be just what is needed to get buyers back into the market this coming spring.
Here are five things to watch in the housing market in 2015, says Damian Maldonado, co-founder of American Financing Corp.
A judge denied Credit Suisse's proposal to dismiss a lawsuit accusing the banking giant of fraud in selling mortgage-backed securities. USA Today reports.
Calling all millennials: The future of the housing market is resting on your shoulders. The good news: There’s never been a better time to buy a home!
Simon Collins, mortgage technical manager at John Charcol, discusses how recent U.K. mortgage rules have led to a slowdown in the real estate sector.
Scarcely have the Christmas presents been unwrapped than tens of thousands of people across the U.K. go online to find their dream home.
Next year is going to be a great one for real estate, two pros in the sector told CNBC on Monday.
Christopher Whalen, Senior Managing Director at Kroll Bond Rating Agency, says the U.S. housing sector is seeing increasing difficulties in securing a mortgage and falling home prices.
If the housing crisis was a horror show, then brace yourself: Here comes the sequel, says Brandy King-Cutler of American Financing.
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