A definitive rise in mortgage interest rates over the last month is keeping borrowers at bay.» Read More
Banks in Spain may take bigger losses than they hoped this year on real estate repossessed from borrowers, as they compete for buyers with the agency clearing up the weaker banks.
CNBC's Rick Santelli talks with Edward Pinto, American Enterprise Institute about turning the corner and rebuilding the housing sector.
As we enter the first stages of real recovery, it is more important than ever, for home owners, buyers and investors, to hone in on local markets to see what is and what is not putting housing back on a strong foundation and which regions are leading or lagging.
Amid recent investor skepticism of the high-end home builder, Toll Brothers reports earnings before the bell Wednesday.
CNBC's Rick Santelli weighs in on housing and inflation data due out later this week and discusses its impact on the markets, with CNBC's Steve Liesman.
After showing steady and healthy gains through much of last year, home builder sentiment took a step backward in February.
Brian Taylor, Pine River founder, CEO & CIO, discusses his company's strategy of investing in the sub-prime market.
Just in time for Presidents' Day, the former home of Ronald Reagan is changing hands for the first time since the Gipper was in office. Guess how much it sold for?
The latest re-boot of country star homes includes a working ranch, an older California house, a modest boyhood home, and of course some Nashville estates.
Checking the pulse of Las Vegas' real estate market, with Jane Armstrong, Realty One Group Broker.
Fewer borrowers are getting into trouble, but an enormous backlog of distress is still moving through the foreclosure system.
The Reserve Bank of Australia hopes the industry, which employs about 9 percent of the country's workforce of 11.5 million, can pick up the slack and maintain growth as Australia's unprecedented resource investment boom peaks at around 8 percent of GDP later this year. The Financial Times reports.
A slow British economy and high prices has made London property less attractive to investors as they realize returns are low and capital values are vulnerable.
A leading vacation home website is finding Jersey Shore homeowners are spending a lot more time and money to rent their summer rentals. HomeAway says listings are up 259-percent while inquiries are down 22-percent. It's the result of Hurricane Sandy's impact on the area less than four months ago.
President Obama says he wants more Americans to be able to save money by refinancing their mortgages. The trouble is that mortgage rates are rising.
Sam Zell, Equity Group Investments chairman, explains why he believes the multi-family market is "going to outperform."
Sam Zell, Equity Group Investments chairman, explains why the markets seem to post gains in the beginning of the year and then pullback mid-year.
"Go to a deserted island so nobody could find me when the results of QE 27 come through" answered Sam Zell, Equity Group Investments chairman, smiling and discussing how he feels about the Fed chairman's economic policies.
Sam Zell, Equity Group Investments chairman, shares his views on the housing market, saying, "I think getting a mortgage is extraordinarily difficult," Zell added.
Sam Zell, Equity Group Investments chairman, shares his views on President Obama's State of the Union address and jobs creation in the United States.