Total volume dropped 3.2 percent for the week ending January 23 on a seasonally adjusted basis, according to the Mortgage Bankers Association (MBA).» Read More
Discussing the bounce back for housing starts, and the picture for multi-family versus single family homes, with Jed Kolko, Trulia chief economist.
Total housing starts in September rose 6.3 percent month-to-month, and the number of completed apartments in September hit a 24-year high. CNBC's Diana Olick provides insight to all the data.
Mortgage credit may rise and lenders may be able to protect themselves from charges of making bad loans if a deal involving Fannie and Freddie goes through, The WSJ reported.
Banks may not be lending to home buyers or single family home developers, but they are doling out big bucks to apartment developers.
After hitting its highest level in nine years in September, home builder confidence dropped this month.
Mortgage applications to buy a home are down even on rate dips last week, reports CNBC's Diana Olick.
Falling Treasury yields are pushing mortgage rates to lows not seen in over a year. CNBC asks a mortgage banker is it time to refinance?
Discussing the precipitous drop in mortgage rates, with CNBC's Diana Olick.
Falling mortgage rates are turning the numbers around once again – at least when it comes to refinances.
Mortgage rates are falling and that means refinancing is picking up, mortgage industry professional Melissa Cohn told CNBC.
Discusses the volume and pace of home refinancing, with Melissa Cohn, GuardHill Financial Corporation.
The rate drop could give the housing market a psychological boost.
Recycling shipping containers is presenting a unique opportunity for developers of environmentally friendly, sustainable real estate.
Many thousands of Americans who lost their homes in the housing bust are suddenly facing a new foreclosure nightmare.
A TransUnion analysis shows debt among 20-somethings affects their ability to take on mortgages and debt levels for 60-plus consumers are increasing.
Borrowing costs are low, but few consumers seem willing to take the home buying plunge.
U.K. house prices will soar by 30 percent in the next five years according to a report.
San Francisco's housing market may see a slight dip but limited supply and the tech economy continue to bolster the region.
Discussing credit, home prices and the overall state of housing, with Brad Friedlander, Angel Oak Capital.
A drop in rates last week boosted mortgage applications for both refinances and home purchases, and interest rates continues to slide.
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