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Home equity loans, which helped fuel Americans' pre-recession spending binges, are climbing out of a prolonged slump as house prices rise.
Condo sales surged 7 percent in April, part of trend of people looking to streamline their finances and their way of living.
CNBC's Rick Santelli speaks to Senator David Vitter, (R-La.), about Mel Watt's plans for GSE reform.
Applications to purchase a home fell 3 percent week to week even though mortgage rates are at their lowest levels since November.
David Stevens, Mortgage Bankers Association CEO, breaks down the latest numbers on housing.
Discussing what's impeding a more robust recovery of the housing market, with Stan Humphries, Zillow.com chief economist, and CNBC's Diana Olick.
A new study by Zillow shows 9.7 million American households owe more than their home is worth, reports CNBC's Diana Olick.
Many home buyers are struggling to get in at an affordable price level because sellers are also struggling to sell their homes. Susan Wachter, UPenn professor of real estate says this is the "long lasting gift" of the housing boom and bust.
CNBC's Diana Olick reports the housing market needs lower priced homes right now, however many owners are still underwater unable to sell the home.
The place where we see the most trouble and the most opportunity to put new money to work is the euro zone, says J. Christopher Flowers, JC Flowers & Co. founder, talking with CNBC's Michelle Caruso-Cabrera about his investment strategies.
J. Christopher Flowers, JC Flowers & Co. founder, discusses his relationship with Jon Corzine and the collapse of MF Global.
J. Christopher Flowers, JC Flowers & Co. founder, discusses the bailout of Bank of America during the financial crisis of 2008.
This is not a scientific question, it's a political question, says J. Christopher Flowers, JC Flowers & Co. founder, sharing his thoughts on Abenomics and the Japanese economy.
CNBC's Michelle Caruso-Cabrera talks with J. Christopher Flowers, JC Flowers & Co. founder, about the financial crisis of 2008 and 2009.
Affordable homes are still drowning disproportionately. They are three times more likely to be underwater than expensive home, says Zillow.
Thomas McInerney, Genworth Financial president and CEO, gives his take on the housing recovery and assesses the mortgage market. The mortgage market is driven by employment and there has been slower employment growth than we like, McInerney said.
Housing starts were up in April by 13 percent, but that was driven by a 43 percent monthly jump in buildings with five or more units.
As the housing recovery sputters, vacation home sales are surging back. CNBC reporters look at seven stunning homes. Think beach!
CNBC's Rick Santelli has the latest numbers on housing. And CNBC's Steve Liesman and Steve Wieting, Citi Private Bank, provide perspective
William Emerson, Quicken Loans CEO, provides an update on the housing market. Inventories are tight and home prices have gone up, says Emerson.
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