• Home builder sentiment edges lower in January Tuesday, 20 Jan 2015 | 9:59 AM ET
    A worker guides a section of a new home into place at the Toll Brothers Baker Ranch community development in Lake Forest, California, Feb. 11, 2014.

    The index of home builder sentiment fell just one point in January to 57 from an upwardly-revised December reading.

  • Trouble brewing in housing?   Friday, 16 Jan 2015 | 6:41 AM ET
    Trouble brewing in housing?

    Peter Wallison, American Enterprise Institute, discusses what likely triggered the housing crisis of 2008 and why another collapse could be on the horizon.

  • Why millennials love Center City Philly Thursday, 15 Jan 2015 | 1:03 PM ET
    Philadelphia's city center

    Better jobs and higher rents are pushing more young Philadelphians to buy homes in the city's downtown.

  • Housing is about 75% back to normal: Report Thursday, 15 Jan 2015 | 12:59 PM ET
    Home for sale real estate

    Using home sales, prices, construction, mortgage delinquencies and millennial employment, Trulia concludes housing is nearly back to normal.

  • Wells Fargo CFO: Very bullish quarter   Wednesday, 14 Jan 2015 | 3:19 PM ET
    A Wells Fargo branch in New York City.

    Discussing the landscape for mortgages and the banks outlook on oil and interest rates, with John Shrewsberry, Wells Fargo CFO.

  • Mortgage apps go through the roof   Wednesday, 14 Jan 2015 | 1:23 PM ET
    Mortgage apps go through the roof

    CNBC's Diana Olick provides context to the staggering number of people applying for mortgage loans, the highest level in six years.

  • Foreclosures down 64% from peak of recession Wednesday, 14 Jan 2015 | 8:01 AM ET

    The number of completed foreclosures continued to fall in November, with 41,000 borrowers losing their homes, says CoreLogic.

  • Mortgage apps spike 49% last week   Wednesday, 14 Jan 2015 | 7:31 AM ET
    Mortgage apps spike 49% last week

    CNBC's Diana Olick, breaks down the latest numbers on mortgage applications.

  • Mortgage applications post biggest gain in six years Wednesday, 14 Jan 2015 | 7:00 AM ET
    A real estate agent exits a home for sale in Lancaster, Ohio, Jan. 9, 2015.

    A sharp drop in interest rates, combined with new reduced costs for the market’s most popular mortgage products, sent mortgage applications soaring last week.

  • Ocwen: Fully complying with California regulator   Tuesday, 13 Jan 2015 | 4:23 PM ET
    Ocwen: Fully complying with California regulator

    Ocwen Financial says it is cooperating fully with the State Department of Business oversight as regulators seek to suspend its mortgage license, reports CNBC's Jane Wells. David Zervos, Jefferies, weighs in.

  • California: Ocwen not fully cooperating   Tuesday, 13 Jan 2015 | 4:23 PM ET
    California: Ocwen not fully cooperating

    Ocwen Financial says it is cooperating fully with California regulators regarding mortgages, but the state says not quite, reports CNBC's Jane Wells.

  • REITs may be running too hot Tuesday, 13 Jan 2015 | 12:54 PM ET
    Apartment REITs have been among the best performers.

    A drop in interest rates has been a boon to real estate investment trusts, but some are questioning just how high these stocks can fly.

  • Singapore property faces test as rates rise Thursday, 8 Jan 2015 | 9:07 PM ET

    Singapore's efforts to rein in household debt and its sky-high home prices appear set for their first test as local rates begin to rise.

  • Lower mortgage costs on tap?   Thursday, 8 Jan 2015 | 4:48 PM ET
    Lower mortgage costs on tap?

    President Obama announced lower costs for home buyers that need mortgage insurance. Shari Olefson, Carnegie Group founder, and Brian Koss, Mortgage Network, provide perspective.

  • Home price gains returning Atlanta to normal Thursday, 8 Jan 2015 | 12:08 PM ET

    Less investor activity and rising home prices could mean a robust spring for Atlanta housing.

  • FHA to lower cost of mortgage insurance Wednesday, 7 Jan 2015 | 2:27 PM ET
    New homes under construction in California.

    The Federal Housing Administration will lower its annual insurance premiums from 1.35 percent to 0.85 percent, according to sources.

  • FHA to cut premiums; Is it enough?   Wednesday, 7 Jan 2015 | 2:21 PM ET
    FHA to cut premiums; Is it enough?

    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.

  • FHA to cut insurance costs   Wednesday, 7 Jan 2015 | 2:19 PM ET
    FHA to cut insurance costs

    Sources tell CNBC President Obama will announce a significant reduction in the FHA's annual insurance premium, reports CNBC's Diana Olick.

  • Mortgage applications fall sharply over holidays Wednesday, 7 Jan 2015 | 7:00 AM ET
    Real estate house for sale

    The holiday season is historically slow in the mortgage business, but this time around it was particularly quiet.

  • Will too many apartments pinch the rental market? Tuesday, 6 Jan 2015 | 11:43 AM ET
    Construction workers build an apartment building in Alexandria, Virginia, December 30, 2014.

    Landlords are still getting higher rents, but will the apartment building boom spoil the party?

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