Jun 4, 2014 In the world of real estate, few people are more powerful than Mel Watt.
Jun 3, 2014 The birth of the mortgage bust and "the death of the God of the closing bell."
May 16, 2014 Bonds, inflation, housing: we review this week in the economy
May 14, 2014 Cisco makes a move into the "Internet of Things." And, Fannie and Freddie start paying back the American taxpayer.
Mar 13, 2014 Many want the quasi-governmental outfits snuffed out for good
Mar 11, 2014 Senate leaders have a bipartisan blueprint for getting government (somewhat) out of the housing market.
Feb 27, 2014 The mortgage lenders have turned around their fortunes -- and not everyone's happy about it.
Nov 29, 2013 Congress and the White House are weighing what is next for the mortgage giants Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac.
Nov 21, 2013 The White House is throwing cold water on a private investment group’s proposal to recapitalize Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac, the giant government-owned and government–backed mortgage companies.
Nov 6, 2013 Under current law, JPMorgan can deduct its $5.1 billion settlement with Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac from its taxes. Some Democrats are trying to change that.