US Stock Futures Edge Higher Ahead Of Inflation, Housing Starts Data
June 18 2013 6:23 AM
U.S. stock index futures gain as markets await reports on inflation and housing starts.
US Home Builders Show Most Confidence Since 2006
June 17 2013 12:27 PM
Builders are seeing improving market conditions, as demand for new homes increases, a housing sector analyst said Monday.
US Stock Futures Edge Higher Ahead Of Manufacturing Survey
June 17 2013 6:49 AM
Investors also had an ear for a hint of the U.S. Federal Reserve's likely monetary policy stance at its meeting Wednesday.
Boston Resident Pays $560K for 2 Parking Spots
June 14 2013 1:10 PM
In an IRS auction, a Boston resident agreed to pay $560,000 for two parking places in a Boston neighborhood in a near-record bid.
Foreclosures Edge Up, Repossessions Climb Faster
June 13 2013 8:01 AM
Monthly foreclosure data show that U.S. foreclosures and bank repossessions rose in May, even amid a budding housing recovery.
The Pain In Spain: No End In Sight For Housing Crash
June 13 2013 7:43 AM
Madrid released housing price figures on Thursday and they’re not pretty.
Another Ray Of Light: Fewer US Home Mortgages Underwater
June 12 2013 9:40 AM
About 9.7 million homeowners are “underwater,” owing more than their properties are worth, the lowest rate since the housing crisis.
Black Forest Fire Damages About 100 Homes, Thousands Evacuated
June 12 2013 7:26 AM
A fire in Black Forest, Colo., which broke out Tuesday afternoon had damaged up to 100 homes and forced the evacuation of thousands.
European Housing Market Caps Average Global House Prices
June 11 2013 2:34 PM
Knight Frank's Global House Price Index shows 35 of 55 markets tracked increase, but Europe remains weak.
Corn, Wheat Farmland In US Has Been Surging In Price
June 11 2013 5:53 AM
Rising demand for wheat and corn have inflated the price of U.S. farmland used to grow those two grains.
5 Feared Dead In Mumbai Building Collapse
June 11 2013 3:05 AM
Five people are feared dead and eight are believed to be trapped under the debris of the residential building in Mumbai, India, that collapsed on Monday night.
800,000 New Yorkers Could Be In Flood Zones By 2050
June 10 2013 11:03 PM
By 2050, more than 800,000 New York City residents could be in a flood zone that would encompass one quarter of the city's land.
Philadelphia Building Collapse: Crane Operator Charged With Manslaughter
June 10 2013 2:06 AM
Sean Benschop, the accused in last week's building collapse in Philadelphia, has been charged with manslaughter.
California's Chic Housing Markets - Skewing Averages, Policy
June 06 2013 2:05 PM
A Trulia study found that home asking prices in California's busiest metros spiked by 20.7% in 2013, far above the national average of 9.5%.
'Mr. Las Vegas,' Wayne Newton, To Vacate Famed Casa de Shenandoah
June 06 2013 10:25 AM
Wayne Newton is moving from his estate of 45 years, Casa de Shenandoah, to another mansion about a mile away.
US Commercial Real Estate Draws Foreign Investors
June 04 2013 7:26 AM
"Give me your ailing investors, your huddled money managers yearning for success ..."
Madonna, Because She's Living In A Material World, Sells Apartment To Hedge Fund Titan
May 30 2013 3:02 PM
Madonna is collecting a hair less than $20 million in the sale of her fancy co-op near New York City's Central Park.
Is Now The Time To Buy? US Foreclosure Sales At 5-Year Low
May 30 2013 8:14 AM
Sales of bank-owned homes fell to encouraging lows in the first quarter, amid news of rising home sales.
Madoff Old Westbury Home Hits Market For $4.5M
May 28 2013 10:47 AM
A new Madoff home is on the market, listed for sale by the U.S. Marshals Service for $4.5 million.
New-Home Sales See Another Uptick in April
May 23 2013 10:27 AM
Sales of new single-family homes rose in April to 454,000, up 2.3 percent from the previous month.