Diana Olick, NBR, CNBC.com’s Posts

Total mortgage applications rose 4.7 percent last week, driven by applications to refinance.

The House Republican tax plan cuts the cap on the deduction to $500,000 of mortgage debt for newly purchased homes.

The construction labor shortage is acute nationwide and especially so in Denver, which is seeing huge employment growth.

The lack of supply that has been plaguing the nation’s housing market for the past two years has finally caught up to the priciest homes.

More borrowers are expected to tap their home equity for renovations and debt consolidation.

Given the acute construction labor shortage, reconstruction and its repercussions in residential real estate could be yet another disaster.

Given the acute construction labor shortage, reconstruction and its repercussions in residential real estate could be yet another disaster.

Low supply, high demand and increased prices cast a long shadow over the housing market — and it could get worse.

Newly built homes are more expensive than they’ve ever been before. That’s why sales are suffering.

A generational shift might be behind lower customer satisfaction for mortgage companies.

The median home value in June surpassed $200,000, up 7 percent from a year ago, according to Zillow.

The jump in international purchases follows a year-ago retreat and comes as a surprise, given the current strength of the U.S. dollar.

Roofstock claims it can gauge the risk of becoming a landlord right down to the neighborhood level.

The pending home sales index from the National Association of Realtors dropped 0.8 percent month-to-month and is now 1.7 percent lower than May 2016.

The median price of an existing home sold in May set a record high, but it’s not the price itself that is so stunning.