Interest rates for U.S. mortgages dropped to their lowest level, but that wasn't enough to move potential home buyers off the fence and into a house.
The National Association of Realtors' monthly pending home sales index rose 3.3 percent in July over June.
Atlanta continues to see one of the nation's highest shares of foreclosure auctions, accounting for more than 3 percent of home sales in July.
While mortgage rates have teetered within a tight range, even a slight drop in interest rates was enough to boost mortgage applications.
Mortgage rates are the wild card as the housing recovery enters the fall season, with buyers sensitive to the slightest moves.
Overall house flipping is cooling off, but turning houses quickly for sale in pricey neighborhoods still can offer hefty profits.
Zillow has a new report out showing the least affordable cities for housing, based on how much of your income you give up to buy a new house.
Minneapolis is finally showing signs that home sellers are back in the game. Inventory in the market was up 6.1 percent in May.
Dubai may be one of the hottest property market in the world, but you will be surprised how far half a million dollars will still get you compared to other global cities.
More trouble in the Ukraine led to more applications for U.S. mortgage refinances last week; it is all about interest rates.
London isn't the only place which is seeing a dizzying increase in property prices. Look no further than across the channel to Germany.
New housing data show the consumer environment is still healthy, investment pros tell CNBC.
Builders amped up the volume in July for single-family homes and multifamily apartments, but the real strength is still in the rental market.
After leaping decisively into positive territory in July, home builder sentiment pulled another surprise in August.
Will a slowdown in London house price growth be followed by further gradual rises? Or is London property in a bubble which is about to pop?
Despite a lull in the overall housing recovery, high-end homes are seeing a strong sales surge. Here are a few gems we could get into.
Buyers' resistance against entering China's real estate market reflects wider fears of a looming housing bust, which many analysts have singled out as the biggest macro risk the economy currently faces.
Lower credit scores are known to impact mortgage availability and rates, but they can also increase the cost of homeowners insurance.
San Diego sales volume fell 18.5 percent in July from a year ago, a far deeper slide than the rest of the state. And price gains are easing.
U.S. foreclosure activity jumped in July for the first time in four months as lenders scheduled more properties for auction, an industry report said.