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Sen. Bernard Sanders (I-VT) discusses a bill he co-sponsored that would restore the student loan rate to 3.4% and explains why it should be the first order of business after the Senate's recess.
Citigroup has agreed to pay $968 million to Fannie Mae to resolve potential future repurchase claims on residential mortgage loans originated between 2000 and 2012.
The percentage of auto loans that are past due is rising due to subprime borrowers, reports CNBC's Phil LeBeau.
The House speaker urged the president to push Democrats to back a move to switch student loan interest rates to a market-based system before they double.
The FHA is lending to low income home buyers with weak credit scores. Tim Pawlenty, The Financial Services Roundtable CEO; Rep. Kevin Brady (R-TX); and Meredith Whitney, Meredith Whitney Advisory Group CEO, share their opinions.
The number of jumbo loans originated in Q1 of 2013 was up 15 percent from a year ago, reports CNBC's Diana Olick.
As the real estate market heats up, high-end homeowners are skirting the traditional route of hiring a realtor and are using online auctions to move their properties. Laura Brady, Concierge Auctions president, offers insight.
As home prices rise, the need for jumbo mortgages rises as well, reports CNBC's Diana Olick.
CNBC's Rick Santelli explains how the Fed's zero interest rate policy makes it less likely businesses will invest in people. (3:03)
Most of President Obama's initiatives may appease liberal elites but don't do much to bolster opportunities for middle class and working families.
The growing number of retirees selling their pensions for cash is raising major concerns and drawing increased scrutiny for what some are calling unfair lending practices.
A new Fed survey shows banks are still not opening the spigot to give homebuyers access to loans. Sanjiv Das, CitiMortgage CEO, says the industry lent $1.9 trillion in mortgages in 2012, and that the market will begin to get competitive.
Tesla's market cap is now over $10 billion, reports CNBC's Phil LeBeau; and Cole Wilcox, Longboard Asset Management CEO, explains why he thinks the stock is worth more.
Automakers have rebounded since the financial crisis, but car loan delinquencies are on the rise, reports CNBC's Phil LeBeau.
Jed Kolko, Trulia chief economist, reveals the results of its latest report on housing and credit, explaining that they found in most of the country, "prices are below "their fundamental value."
The adjusted delinquency rate on mortgages rose to 7.25 percent from 7.09 in the first quarter but was down from 7.40 percent a year ago, according to a report.
Investments in Europe is picking up, says William Vrattos, York Capital Management, providing an outlook on fixed income assets.
Will an improving jobs picture be a headwind for low mortgage rates? Bill Emerson, Quicken Loans CEO, weighs in.
Payday loans cost the U.S. economy nearly $1 billion and thousands of jobs in 2011, while borrowers often face bankruptcy, according to a new report.
On the home front, a new guy is expected to head the government regulator overseeing Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac, reports CNBC's Diana Olick.