It may be time to lock in rates as the average 30-year-fixed mortgage jumped to 4.5 percent Monday.
While education seems to be the primary draw for the buyers, many are concerned about China's political instability.
Existing home sales fell for the fifth straight month in October, as the government shutdown added to an overall slowdown.
The recovery and the realization that housing prices can fall nationally have given rise to protection against negative equity.
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.