Diana Olick, NBR, CNBC.com’s Posts


Small investors are getting a boost from firms using extensive data to help them become owners of rental homes in cities across the country.


The monthly payment on some new homes is considerably higher, there is, however, a way to lower it by buying down the rate.


After watching interest rates rise for nearly two months, homebuyers and homeowners took baby steps back into the mortgage market.


The bleeding in the mortgage business appears to have slowed, following a sharp rise in mortgage rates postelection.


Since Trump’s victory, rising mortgage rates have made homes the least affordable since the Great Recession.


Home prices were 5.5 percent higher than September of 2015, up from the 5.1 percent annual gain in August.


A postelection spike in mortgage rates may have scared potential homebuyers into a contract before rates move even higher.


For those with more of a cushion, the rise in monthly payments is frustrating; for those on the edge of ownership, it can mean no deal.


Homebuilder sentiment held steady in November at 63 on the National Association of Home Builders/Wells Fargo Housing Market Index.


Over 6 million Floridians have already cast their ballots in early voting, more than the total 5.9 million cast by registered voters in 2000.


Voters going to the polls in Port St. Lucie, Florida, where 1 in 5 mortgages are still underwater, have their pocketbooks top of mind.


For an election supposedly based on the economy, housing policy has been egregiously absent from the rhetoric. Here’s what we do know.


In the past year, single women made up 17 percent of all homebuyers, purchasing at twice the rate of single men.