Applications for U.S. home mortgages slipped last week as refinancing applications dropped, an industry group said on Wednesday.» Read More
The U.K. government helped 7,313 buyers to purchase a home with its flagship Help to Buy mortgage scheme in its first six months.
Mortgage applications fell last week, despite lower rates and expectations of stronger home sales in May.
Asian buyers are joining a number of high-profile investors hoping to find riches in the Spanish property market.
Discussing growth in the housing sector and falling mortgage rates, with Rich Peterson, S&P Capital IQ; Robert Fross, Fross & Fross Wealth Management; and CNBC's Bob Pisani.
Sales of the most expensive 1 percent of homes in the U.S. are up 21 percent this year, according to Redfin.
Robert Shiller, Case-Shiller Index co-founder and Yale University professor of economics, discusses today's key housing data that showed U.S. home prices slightly rising month-over-month and explains how cash investors influence the market.
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.
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