In some parts of the country—especially Florida—real estate demand is going from cold, to warm, to, well, warmer. Here's a dozen markets attracting increasing interest .
By cutting out the middle man and selling your home yourself, you could walk away with tens of thousands of dollars more in your pocket. It just takes a little marketing know-how and a lot of entrepreneurial spirit.
We took a look at prices of homes on the market in the past two months in 18 local markets and compiled examples that can give you an idea of how far $1 million can really get you.
Throw out everything you may remember about the good old days. Here’s the information you need now to get a home loan. It starts with good credit.
Short-term government initiatives and long-term market forces are likely to affect the market for years to come.
The number of empty homes across the country are up. Check out the metro areas with the highest homeowner vacancy rates.
We've filtered through the data on the 75 largest metropolitan areas, to find those that are being hit the hardest by rental vacancies. Is your metro area on the list?
There's a lot of misery out there as more and more people lose their homes, but that's no reason not to buy a foreclosed property. Here's a need-to-know guide.
Due to the global economic crisis, London was thrown off the the top of the list for the first time in years. See which city took the No. 1 spot.
Interest rates are at rock bottom. Housing affordability is at a record high and the glut of available properties on the market has left buyers holding all the cards. If your long-term financial plan includes the purchase of a second home, or vacation property, now may be the time to make your move.
Lower interest rates and efforts to free up credit could result in a flood of homes being put up for sale in the coming weeks.
While most mortgage rates head lower, buying or refinancing a more expensive house is getting harder. "I don't see the situation for jumbo rates improving for more than a year or two," says one economist.
The Fed's efforts to push down mortgage rates have raised expectations about a housing recovery, but it may take months to have any impact—and the results may not all be positive.
House Financial Services Chairman Barney Frank (D-Mass.) says the drastic steps the Obama administration is taking in dealing with the nation's struggling automakers further underscores the need for the government to have so-called resolution authority to take over and unwind the businesses of big non-bank companies.
Though housing still faces major headwinds, including foreclosures and unemployment, a number of positive forces may finally be enough to form a market bottom.
If you’re looking for inexpensive housing, stay clear of the East and West coasts: They are home to some of the least affordable metro areas in the country.
Here are states with the 10 highest foreclosure rates in July 2011, according to RealtyTrac's July 2011 Foreclosure Market Report.
Take a look at these 10 metro areas, ranked based on the percentage of affordable homes for a family making the median income in that neighborhood.
Iconic investor Donald Trump offered CNBC his take on the economy, financials and the state of real-estate investing.
Stable or rising prices are a good measure of future development and the demand for investment. See the world’s most expensive high-end real estate markets!