The Reason China Won't Pop Its Housing Bubble
July 31 2014 7:40 PM
Beijing's swift rescue of falling housing prices indicates an addiction to real estate that, ultimately, may threaten long-term economic health.
Zillow And Trulia Agree To $3.5 Billion Merger
July 28 2014 11:33 AM
A Zillow and Trulia deal is the Grubhub and Seamless deal of the real estate market.
Venezuela Clears Out The World's Tallest Slum In Caracas
July 24 2014 5:26 PM
Tenants of Caracas’s notorious "Tower of David" vertical slum are being resettled, but nobody knows what's next for the building.
US New Home Sales Fell 8.1% In June
July 24 2014 10:41 AM
Sales of new homes rose by nearly 20 percent in May.
Dubai Stocks Plunge On Questions About Country's Largest Public Company
July 21 2014 11:10 AM
One of the Middle East's largest builders accounts for 5 percent of Dubai's stock market.
Washington Wildfires Largest In State History
July 19 2014 8:44 PM
Four fires ignited Monday have spread across more than 300 square miles.
Architects Look To Slums As Models For Sustainable Living
July 14 2014 2:30 PM
The word "sustainable" isn't often associated with slums. But planners say densely populated poor neighborhoods could be used as models for green living.
Citi, U.S. $7 Billion Settlement Announcement Expected Monday
July 13 2014 8:58 PM
Citigroup agreed to pay $7 billion to resolve a U.S. government investigation into shoddy mortgage-backed securities the bank sold in the run-up to the 2008 financial crisis in a settlement set to be announced on Monday, sources said.
Q&A: A Swiss Real Estate Developer Hopes To Cash In On North Dakota Oil Town's Growth
July 09 2014 10:35 AM
A co-founder of Swiss firm Stropiq is turning his attention from Russian luxury real estate to an oil town in North Dakota, his alma mater state.
The Mall Of The World In Dubai Will Cover 48 Million Square Feet
July 06 2014 3:56 PM
The Mall of the World will feature the world's largest indoor theme park.
South Dakota Town Up For Sale For $400,000
June 29 2014 3:24 PM
Swett, S.D., population two, being sold by owner.
Central Bankers' Report Warns Of Asset Bubble
June 29 2014 12:50 PM
BIS says temptation to put off action to boost economy is folly.
Helene Pastor's Son-In-Law Charged In Her Shotgun Killing
June 28 2014 5:25 PM
Wojciech Janowski was fired as Poland's honorary consul to Monaco after being charged with the murder of his mother-in-law.
Are Artificial Lagoons The New ‘Gold Standard’ In Real Estate?
June 24 2014 6:37 PM
In Dubai, artificial lagoons as clear as swimming pools are a step up from the manmade lake, without nature's pesky variations.
Portuguese Real Estate On The Rise
June 19 2014 11:00 AM
A foreign investment program is attracting capital to Portugal's commercial real estate market.
China Housing Prices Fell In May For First Time In 2 Years
June 18 2014 10:57 AM
Data follows weak reports on new investment and construction last week.
San Diego Fire Spreads North To Carlsbad
May 15 2014 11:15 AM
Video of the fire in Carlsbad, California, shows massive flames dangerously close to several homes.
'Scarface' Mansion For Sale: Tour Inside The House In 1983 Movie [PHOTOS]
May 13 2014 5:13 PM
The Santa Barbara, California mansion made infamous in the 1983 movie "Scarface" starring Al Pacino as Tony Montana, is for sale. Tour inside "El Fureidis," which means "tropical paradise."
How Wood High-Rises Could Save the Planet
April 26 2014 2:03 PM
The hot topic in green-construction circles is high-rises made of "plywood on steroids."
Citi Still Paying For Its Role In Financial Crisis
April 08 2014 8:19 AM
Further, Citi last year agreed to pay $730 million to resolve claims that it did not reveal its exposure to toxic mortgage assets.