An index of so-called pending home sales from Realtors, which represents signed contracts, not closings, was basically flat in July.» Read More
Applications for U.S. home mortgages fell last week, with purchase and refinance demand drying up as interest rates rose for the fourth week in a row, an industry group said on Wednesday.
The number of homeowners behind on their mortgages has now fallen to the lowest rate in four years.
Homeowners who took on mortgages well after the housing bubble burst are doing a better job in keeping up with payments, a trend that has helped push the national rate of late payments on home loans to the lowest level in four years.
Tom Barrack, Colony Capital, says buying single-family homes are the best real estate investment in 20 years.
These celebrity couples have houses that range from a young couple’s $2.5 million “starter” to a $43.5 million mega-mansion.
Housing will not be an "exciting market" over the next five years, Yale's Prof. Robert Shiller told CNBC.
Some apartment buildings are wooing pet owners with rooftop dog parks, "Yappy Hours" and even spas that offer "paw-dicures."
Robert Shiller, Yale University professor, provides and outlook on housing and discusses whether there's a bubble forming in the farmland.
Home prices are rising, and at the end of 2012, there was a surge in new home equity lines of credit, reports CNBC's Diana Olick.
While prudent borrowers are using extra cash to pay down debt, many are either forgoing the savings to shorten the term of the loan, or spending it.
Nearly 11 million borrowers are underwater on their mortgages, and yet home equity lines of credit are suddenly on the rise again.
CNBC's Robert Frank reports real estate at one of the country's most expensive golf resorts is selling at a premium and sales are on the rise.
Grey Gardens owner Sally Quinn discusses her restored former ruin, home to relatives of Jackie O, and its ghosts.
Long after the housing crash, wealthy homeowners are challenging what they perceive as overly high tax assessments of their properties.
So long as central banks around the world continue to print money, the price of gold and silver will likely push higher, Silver Wheaton CEO Randy Smallwood said Thursday on CNBC.
Assessing the housing market in Denver, Colorado, with Larry Hotz, Kentwood Company. This week's "power house" costs $1,795,000.
Prologis may own big industrial warehouses, but it will benefit from a recovery in the U.S. housing market, chairman Hamid Moghadam told CNBC on Wednesday.
The housing recovery continues. Residential construction is strong, but the commercial business is still spotty.
The divide between new and existing home prices is wider than ever and as one analyst notes, "The only people who can buy are people who are very well off, so that's created a positive mix shift."
Applications for U.S. home mortgages rose last week even as interest rates climbed, while refinancing demand accounted for a slightly smaller proportion of total activity, an industry group said on Wednesday.