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Coronavirus mortgage bailouts drop 0.7%, the smallest drop in four weeks

CNBC's Diana Olick reports the latest numbers out of the coronavirus mortgage bailout program. Read Article

Fri, 18 Sep 2020 04:58:08 PDT

Government mortgage bailout numbers improve slowly, but the real test is ahead

The number of borrowers in government covid-related mortgage bailout programs is shrinking, but those in private-label or bank bailouts is rising. Read Article

Fri, 18 Sep 2020 03:58:33 PDT

Hmlet launches property listing marketplace with virtual reality tours: CEO

Hmlet Listed is a new product that aims to help more real estate partners scale up their rental listings, and its launch came during a "fantastic time" during the coronavirus pandemic, says Yoan Kamalski, cofounder and CEO of the Singapore-based co-living startup, Hmlet. Read Article

Thu, 17 Sep 2020 22:23:52 PDT

Eric Trump says he will comply with New York attorney general's subpoena but only after the 2020 election

"We won't allow any entity or individual to dictate how our investigation will proceed or allow anyone to evade a lawful subpoena," New York Attorney General Letitia James said in response to the Trump move. Read Article

Thu, 17 Sep 2020 15:16:51 PDT

Why home prices may continue to push higher

CNBC's Kelly Evans breaks down how the housing sector is faring with CNBC's Diana Olick and Daryl Fairweather of Redfin. Read Article

Thu, 17 Sep 2020 10:34:14 PDT

President of Manhattan's biggest office landlord on NYC's future after Covid

Commercial real estate stocks are bouncing back this week after taking a big hit. Shares of SL Green, Manhattan's biggest office landlord, are up 14 percent. On Monday, SL Green unveiled a $3 billion, 77-story new office tower in midtown, showing the company is betting on a future that includes workers going back into the office. Andrew Mathias, president of SL Green, joins "Squawk Box" to discuss. Read Article

Thu, 17 Sep 2020 06:44:46 PDT

U.S. housing starts total 1.416 million in August, vs 1.478 million expected

U.S. housing starts were expected to total 1.478 million in August, down slightly from the 1.496 million reported for the previous month. CNBC's Diana Olick breaks down the data. Read Article

Thu, 17 Sep 2020 05:48:12 PDT

One under-the-radar play on the homebuilding boom is flashing a buy signal, trader says

With homebuilder sentiment hitting all-time highs on the back of demand for suburban housing, two traders reveal their favorite ways to play the space. Read Article

Thu, 17 Sep 2020 03:53:16 PDT

Homebuilding stocks jump on all-time high sentiment. Where to invest in the space

Ari Wald of Oppenheimer and Michael Bapis of Vios Advisors at Rockefeller Capital Management flag some under-the-radar ways to play the housing boom. With CNBC's Seema Mody. Read Article

Wed, 16 Sep 2020 12:43:47 PDT

The Fed keeps rate steady. Here's how that benefits short-term borrowers

Thanks to the central bank, short-term borrowing rates will stay near rock bottom but you may have to act quickly to get the most benefit.  Read Article

Thu, 17 Sep 2020 07:57:05 PDT