(Fairy) Tales Of Wealth: Chinese 'Cake Millionaire' Has Six Castles
November 14 2013 3:35 PM EST
A Chinese man who "had an empty stomach every day growing up" is now making his childhood dreams come true.
Cleveland Is Ready To Rock: Are You?
November 08 2013 6:13 PM EST
Cleveland wants you! The recession-battered Rust Belt city is actively courting budget-minded artists to help it rebuild.
Fannie, Freddie Close To Clearing Bailout Loans
November 08 2013 2:53 AM EST
Taxpayers have recovered most of their money paid to rescue the mortgage giants following a rebound in the nation's housing sector.
Private Equity's New Gold: Home Equity
November 07 2013 2:34 PM EST
Private equity firms are turning to real estate again after five years of recession, but they could have trouble cracking "gateway" markets.
US, Chinese Companies Eye China Elderly Care Market
November 06 2013 10:19 AM EST
By 2020, China is expected to have nearly 171 million people over the age of 65.
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.