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.
3 Great Places to Live in the U.S. [VIDEO]
July 25 2013 9:35 AM EDT
Surprise! The World’s Most Expensive City Is In ... ?
July 25 2013 5:36 AM EDT
The world’s most-expensive city for expats in 2013 is not Tokyo or Moscow. It’s an African seaport.
Myanmar Real Estate Prices Higher Than New York
July 24 2013 6:01 AM EDT
A 100 sq. ft. condo is renting for as much as $8 million in Myanmar's commercial center Yangon.
US Housing Recovery’s Importance May Be Overstated: Barclays
July 23 2013 11:54 AM EDT
Residential investment would need to almost double for the housing recovery to strongly impact broader economic growth, said Barclays economists.
June US Existing-Home Sales Dip
July 22 2013 10:23 AM EDT
However, the National Association of Realtors says, despite June's results, home prices continue to advance at double-digit rates.