Are Sweden's Home Prices About To Plunge?
February 20 2014 12:12 PM EST
After 10 years of strong growth, Sweden boasts record home prices, but experts remain divided over whether it's a bubble.
Jan. US Housing Starts Slump
February 19 2014 11:30 AM EST
Is it a momentary pause in the U.S. housing sector's recovery, due to the winter slowdown in construction, or the sign of a deeper problem?
Now That's A Tunnel
February 17 2014 11:37 AM EST
China's 76-mile-long project would serve as an important link between frigid northern China and its tropical south.
What Makes Melbourne The Most ‘Liveable’ City In The World?
February 14 2014 6:18 AM EST
The man behind the Economist Intelligence Unit’s annual “liveability” report is the first to admit that “liveability” is a hard word to define.
A Commodity Price Fall That's Hit US Corn Farmers
February 13 2014 11:00 AM EST
As corn prices hit a near five-year low, farmers are struggling as their land becomes less valuable.
Are Myanmar's Real Estate Prices Too High For Domestic Businesses?
February 06 2014 5:56 AM EST
Businesses that rely on having a prime location may be out of luck in Yangon, Myanmar's commercial center.
Is Too Much Of China's Wealth In Real Estate?
February 05 2014 11:38 AM EST
And here's why that may be a very bad idea for the world's second-largest economy.
Rental-Backed Securities - A Dangerous Financial Innovation?
January 27 2014 1:41 PM EST
Rep. Mark Takano has called for more oversight of rental-backed securities, a new financial innovation introduced by Blackstone late in 2013.
Why Japan's Property Market Is Re-emerging
January 23 2014 12:52 PM EST
The Land of the Rising Sun is becoming the Land of the Rising Real Estate Market.
How Tall Did City Skylines Grow Last Year? In 25 Facts
January 17 2014 6:26 AM EST
The United Arab Emirates may have welcomed 10 new skyscrapers in 2013, but another nation completed three times as many.
Has The US Real Estate Market Really Turned A Corner?
January 16 2014 2:13 AM EST
RealtyTrac, in its report released Monday, said that foreclosure filings were down 53 percent from their peak in 2010.
Will House Flipping Decelerate In 2014?
January 10 2014 11:36 AM EST
A companion question: Were U.S. home prices buoyed artificially by business investors in the market for quick profits?
New Jersey - People Aren't Exactly Flocking To It
January 09 2014 11:37 AM EST
The state tops one less-than-favorable list.
Galt's Gulch Combines Ayn Rand, Bitcoin And Ron Paul
January 02 2014 10:34 AM EST
A former California real estate salesman is looking to establish Galt's Gulch in Chile, a utopian mix of Ron Paul, Ayn Rand and bitcoin.
American Agriculture 2014: Bearish Signals And Farmland Bubbles Abound
January 01 2014 10:34 AM EST
Analysts see a fall from recent peaks in industrial agricultural spending by farmers, which could hurt equipment dealers, farmers and farmland investors.
Israeli Investors Jump Into US Real Estate
December 24 2013 10:50 AM EST
Big investors are seeking U.S. properties and deals to diversify away from Israeli stocks and bonds, among other reasons.
US New Home Prices: The Trend Remains The Seller's Friend
December 24 2013 10:45 AM EST
Also, in another solid year for the U.S. housing sector, new home prices advanced at a double-digit rate.
Why The Fed Opted For A Jan. $10B Stimulus Cut
December 18 2013 2:14 PM EST
The move was a bit of a surprise, but the U.S. stock market reacted favorably.
China Home Prices Keep Surging: November Report
December 17 2013 9:45 PM EST
Average new home prices in major cuties are up 9.9 percent, and even more in Beijing and Shanghai.
The States With The Most Underwater Mortgages
December 17 2013 2:56 PM EST
Despite improvements in the housing market, 6.4 million U.S. homeowners still owed more on their homes than what they're worth, CoreLogic said.