After gains in the second half of 2015, the homeownership rate fell to just 63.6 percent in the first quarter of this year, says the U.S. Census Bureau. » Read More
15 Central Park West is one of the most exclusive buildings in Manhattan. It's been home to stars like Denzel Washington, A-Rod and Sting. In this new episode, Dolly takes a former NHL star to tour a $35,000,000 apartment in the iconic building.
Ronald Peltier, HomeServices of America CEO, discusses his bullish outlook on real estate, and the launch of "Berkshire Hathaway Home Services."
Home prices, which rose more than seven percent last year, will rise 6 percent in 2013, market researcher CoreLogic predicts in a report on Monday.
A growing number of empty homes are not actually foreclosures. The borrowers still own them, whether they know it or not.
Third time lucky for some, could it be a case of seventh time lucky for Singapore,which has just unveiled its latest and most stringent measures to cool a sizzling property market, which has so far defied a slew of steps unveiled since 2009.
Singapore on Friday increased a tax on foreign buyers as part of new measures to cool its housing market which has seen continued strong demand in the face of a weak economy and previous efforts to curb prices.
CNBC's Rick Santelli explains how a new government-sanctioned mortgage rule could set the stage for another setback in the housing market.
The CFPB has new rules for home loans, but they aren't as tight as they look.
As federal regulators and banks argue over new lending standards, one important fact about the housing market goes largely overlooked: More than 20 million American homeowners own their homes outright.
CNBC's Diana Olick reports a U.S. consumer watchdog group has made mortgage policy changes on banks in an effort to protect borrowers from the ills of the past decade.
Wall Street is hitching its bullish hopes to an unlikely star, believing that real estate will lead the recovery.
If housing is getting better, why would rentals be the place to invest? CNBC's Diana Olick looks at the demand and whether it is or isn't permanent.
This new asset class could offer all kinds of investors a chance to get in on an old and well-tested source of revenue.
William Emerson, CEO of Quicken Loans, discusses where interest rates are likely headed and if now is the time to buy a home.
Ten banks will pay $8.5 billion to borrowers for so-called "robo-signing."
Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac exacerbated the mortgage crisis and that's why the government should get out of the home loan business, former Wells Fargo CEO Richard Kovacevich told CNBC.
Bank of America reached a $10 billion settlement with Fannie Mae to resolve claims related to the sale and delivery of residential mortgage loans.
The United States dominates the list of places that global commercial real estate investors would prefer to put their money this year, while China has lost some luster and Turkey has added sparkle, according to a survey of international investors.
Jim Walker, Founder and CEO, Asianomics says the new Basel III regulations may give banks more breathing room, but won't result in a much-needed shrinking of balance sheets.
Tim Murphy, Founder & CEO, IP Global says the housing recovery is underway in the U.S. He lists the company's best and worst regional picks for residential property investments.
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