With recent signs that housing may be slowing down a bit, Nobel Prize-winning economist Robert Shiller told CNBC on Tuesday that he'd still describe the recovery as strong.» Read More
U.S. baby boomers, desperate for retirement income, are increasingly turning back to reverse mortgages, but big banks stay away.
Construction material costs have been rising so fast it's hard to keep pace, Mohawk CEO Jeffrey Lorberbaum tells CNBC.
London is at risk of a housing bubble but the rest of the U.K. looks set to escape wild gyrations in the property market, a report argues.
Seven homes are competing in CNBC's Super Bowl of million-dollar homes. And the champion is ...
Banks have begun selling bonds backed by foreclosed homes turned into rentals in the U.S., bringing calls for Congress to look into the deals.
The second round of Fed tapering announced Wednesday isn’t likely to boost rates, because investors are filling the void.
Tight credit and more expensive homes, versus existing houses, are keeping many buyers out of the market.
Amazon's desire to move products closer to customers has heated up the development of warehouses. Other retailers may follow suit.
Housing construction is at its highest level since 2007, but vacancy rates are still higher than they were before the bubble.
This Beverly Hills home for sale, with all its luxury amenities included, may just spur a trend with down-market houses.
Home builder confidence dipped in January as rising construction costs and inaccurate appraisals hurt some home sales.
Rising interest rates and a sluggish housing recovery has prompted lower forecasts for mortgage originations this year.
The home improvement retailer offers a new tool, partnering with home renovation service Porch.com as the anti-DIY online.
The tepid job participation rate reported Friday explains why so many people can't buy homes and why others are unable to save their homes.
Nearly 3,000 properties were on the block at the year's first big foreclosure auction in Atlanta as buyers look for bargains to rehab, flip or rent.
New mortgage rules are designed to protect borrowers and lenders from jumping into loans that might be too optimistic.
Contracts for newly built homes dipped slightly last month, and strong October numbers were revised even higher, according to a new report.
Some of the nation's mortgage lenders are rushing to keep up with a change announced by the incoming head of the Federal Housing Finance Agency.
With a steep jump in home prices this year, sales of repossessed homes spiked, accounting for 10 percent of all residential sales.
The Fed's move to trim its bond-buying did little to raise rates, but mortgage applicants should be concerned about news from Fannie and Freddie.
The housing market is one of the pillars of the U.S. economy and there may be no better indication of how the market is doing than housing starts.
You may have heard this term in the aftermath of the real estate bubble. So what is an underwater mortgage?
Sometimes financial terms sound exactly like what they are. CNBC explains jumbo mortgages.