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Insight to former Federal Reserve Chair Ben Bernanke's mortgage refi woes, with CNBC's Diana Olick.
Former Fed Chairman Ben Bernanke was recently turned down when he tried to refinance his mortgage.
Bernanke—who was once accused of presiding over a "Mortgage-Refi Nation"—explained that lenders "may have gone a little bit too far."
Some cities have cooled for single-family rentals, but investors are still gobbling up properties in other markets like Charlotte, North Carolina.
Once thought to be the generation that would forever rent, millennials are warming up to the idea of owning a home. Here's one couple's story.
A slight dip in interest rates was not enough to move the needle on mortgage applications last week.
Fewer distressed homes and fears of rising interest rates may have caused pending home sales to fall in August.
British mortgage approvals fell slightly more than expected in August, adding to signs that the housing market has cooled.
Single-family home and condo sales fell 8 percent in the Detroit area in August as median prices jumped 15 percent.
Eddie Tam, CEO & CIO of Central Asset Investments, says the easing of mortgage policies by some Chinese lenders doesn't mean that Beijing is going back to its old ways.
New home sales jumped 18 percent last month as mortgage applications fell. CNBC's Diana Olick breaks down the latest housing data.
After a surge in refinances in the previous week, the volume of mortgage applications continued to slide as interest rates rose.
Check out Zillow's new study out showing which cities are best for selling and buying homes.
Once a major driver for rising home prices, investors have stopped gobbling up houses with new concerns of rising interest rates.
Former Bank of Canada Governor David Dodge and CNBC's Rick Santelli, discuss housing finance systems in Canada and the U.S.
Richmond Fed's Jeffrey Lacker said that his dissent from the central bank's exit strategy stemmed from its mortgage-backed securities plan.
With plenty of vacant homes, there’s just not enough demand to necessitate building more new homes. So why are they being built?
Crushed by the housing crash, Tampa is still seeing some weakness but is finally beginning to return to a normal market pace.
Record-low interest rates will be around for at least a few more months, the Federal Reserve made clear Wednesday. Enjoy easy money while it lasts.
Spain's ghost towns and half-finished developments could finally start to see life, says ratings agency Fitch.
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