Controversial Indian Corporate Leader Arrested For $3.9B Scam
February 28 2014 3:15 AM EST
Subrata Roy heads India's Sahara Group, which runs New York's Plaza Hotel, has been under the scanner for a multi-billion dollar fraud.
US Housing Recovery Slows Down, With A Cloudy Outlook
February 25 2014 12:20 PM EST
Yale University economics professor Robert Shiller said an annual fall in home prices is a potential threat in 2014, if several risks converge.
The US Government Owns A Lot Of Buildings
February 24 2014 12:12 PM EST
What's more, the federal government says that about 77,000 are unneeded or underused.
Singapore's Land Prices Soar, But Property Values Lag Behind
February 21 2014 6:00 AM EST
Profit margins are falling hard for Singapore properties, but foreign developers don't seem to care.
Blackstone Bonds: Analyzing The Rental Income Dip
February 20 2014 12:14 PM EST
Blackstone’s innovative rental-backed security launched late last year in a $480 million offering.
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.