Housing Starts Rise Less Than Forecast, Permits Fall

Housing starts rose, but below market expectations, and building permits fell in March. Continue Reading »

Zillow Mortgage Marketplace: 30-Year Loan Hits 6-Week Low

Upcoming economic reports could soon send mortgage rates back up. Continue Reading »

Homebuilder Confidence Rises, Barely

"Builder confidence has been in a holding pattern the past three months." Continue Reading »

City Scraps Plan to Level High-Rises at Games' Opening

Safety and security concerns lead to a change of heart. Continue Reading »

Jack Reacher Author Buys Expedia CEO's Co-op

Dara Khosrowshahi has sold his co-op on New York's Upper West Side to author Jim Grant, known by the pen name Lee Child. Continue Reading »

Housing Industry Wonders: What Does Mel Watt Want?

"Watt's voice ... has been muted. He hasn't publicly been part of the debate." Continue Reading »

Copper Beech Estate Sets Record, Selling for $120 Million

Even after the price dropped by $50 million in September and was re-listed for $130 million earlier this year, it was still the third-priciest home on the market. Continue Reading »

For Sale: Trisha Yearwood's Charming House in the Country

Trisha Yearwood has listed the traditional-style home in Brentwood, Tenn., that's been the setting for her Food Network TV show. Continue Reading »

Designs for Small Spaces, as Seen on 'American Dream Builders'

Here's how you can recreate some of the looks given to modular houses by the designers on NBC's "American Dream Builders," Episode 5. Continue Reading »

Today's Modular Homes Offer Flexibility, and More Strength

"American Dream Builders" contestants were given four identical modular homes to showcase their creativity, and they showed that house's versatility. Continue Reading »

Best-Paying Cities By Occupation [Infographic]

Here are the best-paying cities with the most opportunity, by occupation, along with links to homes for sale and rent locally. Continue Reading »

'American Dream Builders,' Episode 5 Recap: Modular Matchup

This week on the NBC reality design show, "€œAmerican Dream Builders,"€ contestants are put to the test by getting only three days to design a modular home. Continue Reading »

Missed Mortgage Payments Are Back on the Rise

"If delinquencies reach an uncomfortable level, we may see lenders pull back again." Continue Reading »

Tech Protesters Get Personal, Target San Francisco Landlord

"When you put a face on it, it suddenly becomes more real." Continue Reading »

For Sale: 6 Princely Settings for 'Game of Thrones' Viewing

ZillowThis Texas castle's grand banquet hall could accommodate an army. By Catherine Sherman Where are you watching "Game of Thrones"? With the hit HBO show back for a fourth season, now is the perfect time to dream about a Red Keep of your own. Maybe a medieval-style fortress with turrets galore? Or,... Continue Reading »

Sofia Vergara Buys Beverly Hills Villa for $10.6 Million

Sofia Vergara has bought an ornately decorated seven-bedroom, nine-bathroom home. Continue Reading »

France Puts U.N. Ambassador's NYC  Apartment Up for Sale

France's indebted government is selling the prestigious residence in what was once dubbed the world's "richest apartment building." Continue Reading »

U.S. Counties Hitting the Highs (and Lows) in Property Taxes

Want to know how your county stacks up against the rest of the country? Check out these rankings. Continue Reading »

Cities With the Most Foreclosures

Florida again leads the nation with the most cities with foreclosure filings, according to new data from RealtyTrac. Continue Reading »

Nebraska Town Starts Requiring Renters to Be Licensed

A city of 26,000 people about 30 miles northwest of Omaha began enforcing housing restrictions aimed at illegal immigrants. Continue Reading »

For Sale: Walt Disney's Dramatically Located Desert Getaway

The stars who partied at this small hillside house while Walt Disney owned it in the 1950s and 60s included movie and TV greats, as well as the Rat Pack. Continue Reading »

For Sale: Homes With Exercise as an Option

For those stay-at-home types, these homes offer fun exercise options without having to walk farther than your own backyard. Continue Reading »

Top Fed Official: Rapid Hikes in U.S. Interest Rates Unlikely

"It seems less likely that we will experience a growth spurt in the next couple of years that would engender concerns about rapid wage pressures and changes in inflation expectations." Continue Reading »

FHA Program Gives Distressed Homeowners a Second Chance

You could be back in the homebuying market only a year after a foreclosure, short sale or a deed in lieu of foreclosure, under the FHA Back to Work Program. Continue Reading »

For Sale: Elvis Presley's Honeymoon Hideaway in Palm Springs

A for-sale home in Palm Springs once touted as the "House of Tomorrow" earned its greatest fame as a newlyweds' hideaway. Continue Reading »

Mortgage Applications Fall as Refinancing Drops

Applications for U.S. home mortgages fell last week even though the number of loan requests for home purchases grew. Continue Reading »

Kenny Rogers' Former Bel Air Home Listed for $65 Million

One of Bel Air's most famous properties, formerly home to Kenny Rogers, is for sale for $65 million. Continue Reading »

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