Real Estate

The Congressional tax overhaul could put a dent in home values in high-tax states, and create looming credit risks for local governments.

Diana Olick reports on what one tech firm is doing to protect realtors from opioid addicts who visit open houses to raid the medicine cabinet.

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.

Houston area sales rose 4 percent in September from the prior year, after plummeting nearly 24 percent in August.

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.

Most of the drop stemmed from a continued reduction in refinance activity, but applications to purchase a home also fell.

There has been a sudden burst of optimism among potential homebuyers in a monthly sentiment survey from Fannie Mae.

Diana Olick reports the details of a new platform that lets potential home buyers crowdfund the down payment on their house.

Mortgage lender CMG Financial recently introduced a crowdfunding platform for prospective homeowners.

There is so much demand for housing and so few homes for sale, that prices have nowhere to go but up — unless they get so high that no one wants to buy.

Home prices and housing demand are both soaring, and real estate agents are desperate to find more homes to list.