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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 $100 million sale seems to have become an annual rite of passage for the luxury real estate market following the financial crisis.
Home sellers may be daunted by the idea of renovations, but there are other ways to improve a house's market prospects without breaking the bank.
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.
U.S. housing starts surged to their highest in nearly six years in November, a sign of strength in the market.
Architects are busier than ever as more homeowners are sprucing up their houses after their mortgages return to positive equity.
Mortgage applications fell to their lowest level in more than 12 years in the past week, according to a weekly report.
Pent-up demand from the government shutdown drove more potential buyers to new model homes, boosting home builder confidence in December.
After investing close to $7 billion in rental properties, Blackstone is offering cash to smaller investors looking to get into the game.
Who would have thought that five of Zillow's top 10 healthiest housing markets would be in this state?
While fewer borrowers are falling behind on their mortgages, more home equity loans are becoming delinquent.
There is good news and bad news in home buying in the months ahead: Sales are improving, but mortgage rates are set to rise.
Seven $1 million homes will be featured, all with Main Street addresses. Which homes will give buyers the biggest bang for the buck?
Applications for U.S. home mortgages rose slightly last week after five consecutive weeks of declines, an industry group said on Wednesday.
The spring could bring a new surge in home sales, but buyer demand will be hit head-on by changes unfolding in the mortgage business. Learn more.
Half of the 43 million renters in the U.S. now pay more than a third of their income to their landlords, up from 18 percent 10 years ago.
Rising rates, in addition to tighter underwriting and fast-rising home prices, have pushed borrowers away from larger lenders.
After delays due to the government shutdown and a large downward revision for August new home sales, the gains aren't quite what they seem.
It may be time to lock in rates, as the average 30-year-fixed mortgage jumped to 4.5 percent Monday.
CNBC's Diana Olick breaks down the economics of home lending by the numbers.
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?