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.
Freddie Mac Failed To Pursue Defaulters: Audit Report
September 25 2013 3:43 AM EDT
Freddie Mac by failing to pursue thousands of foreclosed mortgages lost the opportunity to recover $4.6 billion in shortfalls.
WATCH: Want To Buy Stock In The Empire State Building? Now You Can!
September 23 2013 10:34 AM EDT
Real Estate Crowdfunding May Be Preferable To REITs
September 20 2013 3:56 PM EDT
Real estate investors may enjoy a new approach to investing, with real estate crowdfunding platforms.
Empire State Building Owner Going Public Via IPO
September 20 2013 10:38 AM EDT
Here’s your chance to own a portion of an icon: The firm that owns the Empire State Building is going public and will sell shares in the market.
China Home Prices Hit 2013 High
September 18 2013 9:42 AM EDT
Home prices in China's largest cities have risen at a solid, double-digit rate, on a year-over-year basis.
China May Have To Sacrifice GDP Growth To Cool Housing Prices
September 16 2013 3:22 PM EDT
A property tax seems inevitable for China's major cities, but levying such a tax could cost the nation some of its economic growth.
Korea To Build ‘Invisible’ Skyscraper Next To Airport
September 13 2013 6:19 AM EDT
The 450-meter (1,476-foot) Tower Infinity will use an LED façade system and optical cameras to become "invisible."
Bubble Talk Grows In Dubai - Heading For A Repeat Of 2008 Property Crash?
September 12 2013 12:36 PM EDT
There have been signs that Dubai real estate prices are rising too fast, too soon.
Set Of 'Walking Dead,' Or One Of China's Luxurious New Cities?
September 10 2013 12:12 PM EDT
In several new communities, infrastructure and economic opportunities lag the pace of property development, making it difficult to attract residents.
Venezuela’s Surprising Real Estate Boom
September 10 2013 9:57 AM EDT
Given capital controls, U.S. companies have turned to the safest asset possible to retain the value of their Venezuela-generated profits: real estate.
Cardboard Buildings? LA Architects Design Exotic Shelters For The Marginalized
September 07 2013 9:08 AM EDT
Increasingly, architects are employing their talents in making life better for poor or otherwise marginalized people.
No One Is Paying Myanmar's Property Taxes
September 06 2013 3:50 PM EDT
The government's taxes to rein in the skyrocketing real estate prices are largely considered ineffective.
How Well Did The Jersey Shore Fare The Summer After Sandy?
September 02 2013 10:58 AM EDT
Many analysts predicted that summer 2013 would be a complete washout for the post-Sandy Jersey Shore. So was it?
Myanmar Government Considering Property Taxes
August 26 2013 12:49 PM EDT
But are the taxes motivated by wanting to stabilize the market, or to fill government coffers?
5 Factors To Consider Before Moving To Myanmar
August 21 2013 11:53 AM EDT
Myanmar's real estate market is experiencing an unprecedented boom, but do your homework before investing there.
July US Existing-Home Prices Continue 17-Month Trend
August 21 2013 10:39 AM EDT
The Realtors Ass'n reported that home prices continued to rise even as mortgage interest rates climbed to the highest in two years.
US Real Estate Recovery Is Uneven Until 2014
August 20 2013 5:08 PM EDT
Commercial real estate development lagged significantly in 2013 and traditionally picks up after the residential housing recovery.
Singapore Making The Best Of Its Limited Land
August 20 2013 6:09 AM EDT
With a new city plan and an already amazing Changi International Airport, Singapore has ambitious plans.
China's High-End Hotels In Trouble, Like China's High-End Everything Else
August 19 2013 2:14 PM EDT
Anti-corruption measures, a slowing economy and oversupply are hurting China's luxury hotels.