Oct 25, 2012 Some fear stricter lending and mortgage standards could chill housing market.
Shereen Marisol Meraji
Oct 19, 2012 The shadow inventory has faded, but some builders say higher costs are looming.
Oct 17, 2012 New construction on apartments and single family houses reached its highest point in September in more than four years. New mortgage applications for home purchases were also up last week.
Oct 12, 2012 One retiree is seeking to sell her house and move. But she wonders whether it would be wiser to pay for a house with cash or carry a mortgage in retirement.
Oct 11, 2012 Republicans have been calling it the weakest recovery in U.S. history, but comparing recessions and recoveries has become incredibly controversial because, as in the case of much of economics, it all depends.
Oct 10, 2012 This afternoon the Federal Reserve will release the Beige Book -- it's summary of economic conditions across various regions of the country,
Sep 14, 2012 This week, Fannie and Freddie quietly put out some "clarifying language" that could mean a lot to some beleaguered homeowners in California and in other states.
Sep 6, 2012 Thanks to financial disclosure rules, we know what Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke pays on his mortgage.
Sep 4, 2012 As car makers report higher sales, a strengthening housing market can play a role.