BB&T Chairman & CEO Kelly King discusses the difficulty surrounding banks' abilities to issue mortgages and loans to consumers.
Freddie Mac wants to provide tens of millions of dollars in financing to midsize landlords, N.Y. Times reports.
The median home value in June surpassed $200,000, up 7 percent from a year ago, according to Zillow.
One solution to the housing problem is to get companies to help employees secure—and even finance—a place, says ret. NYU professor Jeremy Wiesen.
Volume for mortgage applications rose 6.3 percent last week.
CNBC's Rick Santelli breaks down the latest data on new construction projects, and CNBC's Steve Liesman provides insight to what's challenging housing.
The 30-year fixed-rate mortgage is the most common way Americans attain homeownership. But don't assume it's your best bet.
Refinance applications surged 13 percent last week, even as mortgage rates remained steady.
The jump in international purchases follows a year-ago retreat and comes as a surprise, given the current strength of the U.S. dollar.
In an echo of the subprime mortgage crisis, one of the largest owners of troubled student loans cannot collect because documents are missing.
Roofstock claims it can gauge the risk of becoming a landlord right down to the neighborhood level.
The appetite for riskier mortgages is rising, and a small cadre of investment firms is ready to feed it.
Mortgage rates just saw their biggest jump since the presidential election - and it took a heavy toll on home loans.
CNBC's Diana Olick, sifts through the numbers to get a read on mortgage applications as demand tumbles amid higher rates.
Mortgage rates just saw their biggest jump since the presidential election, and that took a heavy toll on demand for home loans.
Fmr. Treasury General Counsel & American Enterprise Institute Fellow Peter Wallison & CNBC's Rick Santelli discuss housing finance reform.
For many Americans who can't afford a traditional mortgage, alternative deals can quickly turn into money traps, N.Y. Times reports.
Low mortgage rates and rising home values are a perfect combination for homeowners looking to save some cash on their monthly mortgage payments. Reporter Diana Olick takes a look at the numbers and where the rates could go next.
Paul Chan, financial secretary of Hong Kong, says compared with 20 years ago, Hong Kong is now better able to withstand adjustments in the real estate market.
Fed Governor Powell did a lot of jawboning today about the US mortgage market. Michael Farr explains why that's risky business.
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