Nick Jonas Rents NHL Player's $23,000-a-Month Chelsea Apartment [PHOTOS and VIDEO]
February 17 2012 12:00 PM
The teen pop star is crashing in NHL player Scott Gomez's old pad, which has an outdoor kitchen, a 120 HD screen in the living room, and three bedrooms.
OECD to Northern Europe: Raise Your Property Taxes!
February 16 2012 5:45 PM
The Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development released a report Tuesday calling on Germany to raise its property taxes dramatically. The group has also called on Denmark, Norway, and the U.K. to do the same.
Real Estate Appraiser Counters NAR Forecast, Warns Falling Inventory Isn't Sign of Housing Recovery
February 15 2012 4:25 PM
Real estate appraiser Jonathan Miller disagrees with NAR's prediction of low housing inventory resulting in rising (or at least stabilizing) prices, claiming that it merely reflects a slowdown in foreclosures that will be reversed with the robo-signing agreement.
Bjarke Ingels' Twisty New Vancouver Tower [PHOTOS]
February 14 2012 5:52 PM
Rendering reveals of Bjarke Ingels' striking new 49-story Vancouver tower project.
Westbrook Partners Buys Ritz-Carlton Hotel for $105 Million
February 14 2012 5:12 PM
Real estate firm Westbrook Partners has bought the 259-room Ritz-Carlton Hotel at 50 Central Park South for $105 million, according to city records.
Shanghai Tower: World's Fastest Elevator Revealed for China's Tallest Skyscraper [PHOTOS]
February 14 2012 12:34 PM
Builders of the 2,073-foot Shanghai Tower have announced a partnership with Mitsubishi to outfit the skyscraper with a 40 mph elevator.
Dubai: Is the World's Tallest Building on Fire? [PHOTOS]
February 11 2012 4:59 PM
Rumors are sweeping the Internet that Dubai's Burj Khalifa skyscraper, the world's tallest, is on fire, while officials claim it's just fog
Daniel Libeskind's New Curvy Singapore Skyscrapers [PHOTO]
February 06 2012 3:16 PM
Daniel Libeskind's Reflections at Keppel Bay project in Singapore is selling well.
One World Trade Center: A View from the Crane, 90 Floors Up [PHOTO]
February 03 2012 3:39 PM
A breathtaking photo taken from the crane on the 90th floor of 1 WTC, looking out on downtown Manhattan, the Lower East Side, and New York's East River bridges.
New Zealand residential property prices saw gradual growth throughout 2011, data shows
January 20 2012 3:52 AM
New Zealand residential property values continued to gradually increase in 2011, rising 2.4% over the past twelve months, according to the latest QV index.
Dundee REIT to buy Whiterock for about $572 million
January 17 2012 1:13 PM
Dundee Real Estate Investment Trust (D_u.TO: Quote) will buy Whiterock REIT (WRK_u.TO: Quote) for about C$580 million ($572 million) in a cash-and-stock deal to strengthen its position in the office property space.
'Healthy Returns' Recorded for UK Commercial Property
January 12 2012 7:00 PM
Those with commercial property investments in the UK have experienced relatively healthy returns during 2011, it has been asserted.
MetLife Buys Luxury Rental Building EnV in Chicago
January 11 2012 1:18 PM
MetLife Inc. has purchased EnV, a 249-unit luxury rental tower in Chicago, the insurance company announced on Wednesday.
Michael Williams, CEO of Fannie Mae, Resigns
January 10 2012 5:36 PM
Michael Williams, CEO of mortgage giant Fannie Mae, is resigning, the company announced on Tuesday.
15 Central Park West Condo Sells for $21 Million
January 06 2012 4:29 PM
15 Central Park West's Unit #28D has sold for $21 million, according to city records, representing the very top of the Manhattan real estate market.
U.S. Mortgage Applications Closed 2011 with a 3.7% Drop: MBA
January 04 2012 1:54 PM
U.S. mortgage applications fell 3.7 percent in the week ending Dec. 30, compared to the week ending Dec. 16, according to the Mortgage Bankers Association (MBA).
U.S. Office Market 2012 Outlook 'Sluggish,' Despite Improvements in 2011
January 03 2012 5:03 PM
The U.S. office market improved in 2011, but continued growth in 2012 is expected to be slow, according to two separate reports released on Tuesday.
Manhattan's Jarmulowsky Bank Building Sells for $36 Million, Hotel Conversion Likely
January 03 2012 12:47 PM
54 Canal Street, the former site of Jarmulowsky Bank in Manhattan, has sold for $36 million, according to city records.
Case-Shiller Home Price Index Falls in October
December 27 2011 12:10 PM
Home prices in 20 major U.S. cities fell 3.4 percent in October compared with the previous year, signaling continued weakness in the housing market, according to the S&P/Case-Shiller Home Price Indices.
So Where is Housing Headed in 2012?
December 21 2011 6:32 AM
An economist at Wells Fargo Securities expects homebuilding to improve modestly in 2012, with most of the gains coming from apartment construction.