The U.S. housing market faces an unusual dilemma this spring: Too few people are selling homes, and too few buyers can afford the homes that are for sale.
Home buyers tend to favor fixed-rate 30-year mortgages - and no wonder: Adjustable-rate loans have a bad reputation. But don't write off ARMs so fast.
If you spot a zombie foreclosure in your neighborhood, you'll want to kill it fast -- before it eats your home's value.
The number of Americans who signed contracts to buy homes fell for the eighth straight month in February, a sign that real estate sales may slow in the next few months.
Applications for U.S. home mortgages fell last week as interest rates rose to the highest level since January, an industry group says.
Wondering which housing markets are hot? Here's a list from 12 states on the list of 50 U.S. neighborhoods with the highest year-over-year rise in median home price.
U.S. home resales dropped slightly in February to a 19 month-low as cold weather and a shortage of homes for sale continued to sideline potential buyers.
There are steps to take after having a short sale of your home for less than your mortgage to start rebuilding your credit score and your family's financial lives and future.
Freddie Mac says it will soon send the U.S. Treasury a $10.4 billion dividend, putting taxpayers further into the black on their bailout of the mortgage giant.
Mortgage applications fell last week to the lowest level in nearly two decades, a clear sign of weakness in buyer demand heading into the usually busy spring housing season.