Here's S&P's Take On US Housing, Stocks & The Economy
November 06 2013 10:01 AM EST
Are the components of this economic recovery sustainable?
Norwegian Mega-Fund Helped Finance Empire State Realty Trust's Public Offering
October 31 2013 12:43 PM EDT
Norway's sovereign wealth fund was one of the top 10 investors in Empire State Realty Trust's $929.5 million IPO.
Can Malaysia Afford To Build A Huge Business District?
October 30 2013 5:49 AM EDT
Malaysia is undertaking a massive business district in Kuala Lumpur, but it may not be able to afford it.
US House Prices Aren't Rising As Rapidly As Some Believe: Analyst
October 29 2013 4:13 PM EDT
A slowdown in the increase of housing prices has not been reflected by popular indicators like the Case-Schiller index
US Building In Distress? Chinese Money To The Rescue
October 29 2013 10:48 AM EDT
Chinese investors are investing in distressed, cheap American commercial properties.
Rebuilding After Sandy: How Do You Prepare For Future Storms?
October 25 2013 4:57 PM EDT
Can we not just rebuild communities damaged by Sandy, but transform them too?
Will Beijing's New Housing Regulations Work?
October 25 2013 10:45 AM EDT
Beijing unveiled a set of new rules to cool its property market and benefit low-income families.
China's Gold Brick Hotel: Symbol Of A Nation's Gold Obsession
October 24 2013 3:29 PM EDT
One hotel is taking the nation's passion for things gilded to new heights.
China’s Housing Prices Rise For Ninth Month
October 21 2013 10:37 PM EDT
The uptick in new housing prices across major cities continues despite the government’s efforts to cool the real estate market.
There's A Big Apple Building Boom Going On
October 18 2013 9:18 AM EDT
Construction spending is on a tear in the Big Apple
New York City Home Sales Remain Strong
October 18 2013 5:50 AM EDT
After years in a slump, NYC is seeing a huge increase in home prices fueled by big sales figures in two boroughs.
Chase Manhattan Plaza To Be Sold To Chinese Firm
October 18 2013 1:32 AM EDT
JPMorgan Chase’s decision to sell the lower Manhattan property is emblematic of changing real estate trends.
Singapore's Iron Fist In Real Estate
October 16 2013 2:02 PM EDT
The city-state has some of the strictest regulations to cool down the housing bubble, unlike other governments.
US Mortgage Applications Slid In October
October 10 2013 10:22 AM EDT
New U.S. mortgage applications fell 15 percent in October, after they'd peaked only five months earlier, according to S&P data.
‘Flipping’ Foreclosed Homes For A Profit An Accelerating Trend
October 04 2013 12:22 PM EDT
Foreclosures were concentrated in poorer neighborhoods, with wealthy investors snapping up cheap homes to sell a few years later.
China’s Extreme Makeover: Historic Edition
October 04 2013 10:58 AM EDT
China's building boom has spread to ancient capitals, and red balance sheets often came with it.
What To Consider Before Applying For A US Mortgage
September 26 2013 3:12 PM EDT
With banks rejecting more people than ever for mortgages, what do you need to consider before applying for one?
Shanghai Housing Market - The Next Bubble?
September 26 2013 9:51 AM EDT
Shanghai home prices that were already on the climb this year just leaped 30% in two weeks on the free trade zone news.
Some States Still Suffering Badly From Foreclosure
September 25 2013 4:37 PM EDT
Foreclosure rates are slowing in America, but in some states they remain well above the national average.
Fannie And Freddie To Rescue America's Mortgages?
September 25 2013 2:09 PM EDT
Five years after the financial crisis, questions remain over what will become of Fannie and Freddie. So far, there are few answers.