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.
Myanmar's Bago City Sees Land Prices Skyrocket 100-Fold
August 19 2013 11:29 AM EDT
Following announcement of Hanthawaddy International Airport in the city, land prices in Bago are rising in a hurry.
Home Depot Q2 Earnings Preview: US Housing Sector Tailwind?
August 19 2013 10:53 AM EDT
Analysts expect revenue for the home improvement and hardware chain to increase 5.5 percent, up from a 2.1 percent a year ago.
Say Goodbye To The Castle In The Sky: Beijing Roof Villa To Be Demolished
August 16 2013 3:06 PM EDT
The discoveries of illegal, lavish rooftop structures in China don't stop.
Buford, Wyoming To Become A Vietnamese Coffee Hub
August 15 2013 6:01 AM EDT
The smallest town in the U.S. was sold to a Vietnamese businessman for $900,000.
China's Skyscraper Craze Falls Afoul Of Party Newspaper
August 14 2013 8:47 AM EDT
An official newspaper in China said a new obsession with towering buildings is only for vanity instead of function.
Myanmar's Elite Love London Real Estate
August 13 2013 10:36 AM EDT
Even as foreign investors become keenly interested in the country's booming real estate market, Myanmar's wealthy are taking their cash to London.
The Craziest Villa In Beijing?
August 12 2013 12:36 PM EDT
Many of China's homes and buildings are constructed without the appropriate permits. This one certainly was.
Citigroup Mortgage Misrepresentation Dispute Settlement Finalized
August 01 2013 2:22 PM EDT
Citigroup shareholders had claimed in November 2007 that the bank misled shareholders about mortgage-backed assets.
American Homes 4 Rent Plans IPO At $16 To $18 Per Share
July 31 2013 9:03 AM EDT
If the IPO is successful, it may signal that investors are confident the U.S. housing market's recovery will continue.
US Foreclosures Declining But Still High
July 30 2013 11:01 AM EDT
55,000 foreclosured were completed in June 2013, more than double the 21,000-per-month average in 2007.
US Home Price Index Surges Again In May
July 30 2013 9:14 AM EDT
The benchmark Case-Shiller home price index, which jumped 12.2 percent in May, has posted monthly gains since February 2012.
Ex-Goldman Sachs Trader Declines To Call Defense Witnesses
July 29 2013 3:49 PM EDT
The civil fraud trial centers around the role of Paulson & Co. in shaping a mortgage bond transaction, which the hedge fund bet against.
8 Injured In Philly Building Explosion
July 29 2013 1:50 PM EDT
In southern Philadelphia, one person has been seriously burned and seven others have been hurt. No deaths have been reported.
Simon Property Group Q2 2013 Earnings Preview: A Big Jump
July 26 2013 2:53 PM EDT
The opening of a big facility in Arizona and another in Japan, near Tokyo, will also boost Simon's second-quarter bottom line.
Detroit: China’s Newest Real-Estate Investment Target
July 26 2013 11:49 AM EDT
As Chinese real estate prices continue to soar, investors are moving their money to Detroit in hopes of turning a profit.
UBS Pays $885 Million In Settlement With US Housing Regulator
July 26 2013 8:42 AM EDT
The massive settlement could make several other banks facing similar lawsuits feel uneasy.