Baby boomers looking to downsize from suburban homes are finding condos near more urban areas to be way too pricey. So they are staying put.» Read More
Ocwen Financial's executive chairman will step down as part of a settlement with New York's financial regulator, the Wall Street Journal reported.
When it comes to housing, low gas prices not only help pad people's pocketbooks, but they are also boosting consumer confidence.
Home price gains slowed in 2014, but were still enough to give U.S. homeowners a collective $1.7 trillion in additional home equity, Zillow says.
A former Countrywide Financial executive cashed in on $57-million payday after whistleblowing in Bank of America investigation. The NYT reports.
CNBC's Rick Santelli and Bradley Belt, former Pension Benefit Guaranty Corp. CEO, discuss the federal pension insurance system and risk to tax payers.
Pulte Homes is rushing to build more so-called active adult communities catering to baby boomers, many who still work full time.
CNBC's Diana Olick speaks to Richard Dugas, Pulte Group CEO, about the state of the housing market and Pulte's big bet on active adult communities.
Mortgage rates dropped last week to their lowest level since May 2013, but home buyers are not reacting to the move.
Home builders seem resigned to the fact that their business is recovering at a slower-than-expected pace.
Mortgage applications to purchase a new homes dropped dramatically in November, signaling a slowdown in sales for the nation's builders.
Mortgage application volume increased last week and, in an odd coincidence, the move was the same as the previous week, but in the opposite direction.
Interest rates are historically low, and home price gains are beginning to ease. So why aren't more young Americans buying?
Robert Shiller, Case-Shiller Index founder, explains the impact of oil prices on the economy, and why he is still investing in the markets.
Robert Shiller, Case-Shiller Index founder, shares his thought on the housing market.
Robert Shiller, Case-Shiller Index founder, sharing his thoughts on the market's valuation and investor confidence.
Is it smarter to own a home or to buy into the stock market? We have the data and the experts weigh in.
Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac announced guidelines Monday for loans with down payments as low as 3 percent, largely aimed at first-time buyers.
Wells Fargo is set to go to trial on Monday as homeowners seek to recoup about $629 million for alleged fees by a company once owned by Wachovia.
More potential home buyers in northern Virginia did not translate into sales. Homes now sit on the market far longer than a year ago.
A recent analysis of mortgage data shows just how much harder it is to get a home loan if you're self-employed.
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