Carmen Wong Ulrich
Jan 8, 2014 The rules are more strict in an effort by the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau to make the housing market safer for consumers.
Jan 2, 2014 Nearly half of states require that foreclosures go through court. That slower process means a backlog of foreclosures is coming to market.
Jan 1, 2014 Housing prices have been rising steadily in many parts of the U.S. Is this the start of a new bubble?
Dec 24, 2013 Applications for home mortgages in the U.S. have dropped to a record low since the Federal Reserve announced its plans to slow its bond-buying program.
Dec 13, 2013 Unless Congress acts, struggling homeowners who seek relief could face an unexpected tax bill.
Dec 9, 2013 As more people are excluded from homeownership, the demand for rental housing has grown beyond capacity, driving rental costs up.
Dec 4, 2013 The credit rating agency Experian says Americans are taking out bigger car loans and are taking longer to pay them back.
Dec 2, 2013 The 30-year fixed-rate is a popular mortgage, but is it here to stay?
Nov 29, 2013 Cardiff Garcia from FT Alphaville and Bloomberg's Nela Richardson join Lizzie O'Leary to look back at the week's business news and forward at where the economy is going.