CNBC's Diana Olick takes a look at what's prompting the increase in refinancing activity.
Fears in the European banking community last week created something of a tantrum in U.S. bond markets, driving up mortgage applications.
Home prices in August surged on a monthly basis by the largest margin in 11 years. Where and why?
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William Emerson, Quicken Loans CEO, discusses the impact of the Fed's next move on the housing market and the revival of downtown Detroit.
German politicians have accused the US of waging economic war against Germany over the future of Deutsche Bank, its biggest lender, The FT reports.
Homebuyers retreated in August, unenthused by the meager supply of homes for sale and by accelerating prices.
Innovative public and private efforts and new bank programs are giving housing in the Motor City new fuel.
One in four housing markets is now less affordable than its long-term historical norm, according to new data.
A drop in interest rates last week did nothing to juice refinances, which are usually very rate-sensitive.
A shortage of home appraisers is causing growing delays in closings, costing buyers and sellers money and in some cases even scuttling deals.
Vancouver in Canada has been identified by Swiss bank UBS as the global financial center with the riskiest housing bubble.
Fairholme Capital Management's Bruce Berkowitz comments on Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac. He's a preferred shareholder with Fannie Mae.
Hike or no hike on rates from the Federal Reserve, housing has far more important things to think about. Let us explain.
The latest estimates from real estate agency Savills forecast falling or stagnant house price growth until mid-2019.
CNBC's Diana Olick takes a look at the latest action in the housing market.
Mortgage rates finally broke out of their tight range last week, and borrowers retreated in force.
Fred Glick, Arrivva and U.S. Spaces CEO, shares his take on the recent jump in homebuilder sentiment and the state of the real estate industry.
A monthly survey of builder confidence jumped a striking 6 points in September to the highest level in nearly a year.
Harry Potter fans may have found the ultimate piece of movie memorabilia, with the wizard's childhood home now up for sale.
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