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Older, wealthier Americans are the new renters

There has been a huge surge in the share of higher-income Americans who are renting.

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It's been a decade since the recession, but thriving cities are leaving others behind

Seattle is one of few cities that have flourished in the 10 years since the Great Recession began in December 2007. Other cities are still struggling.

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Older, wealthier Americans are the new renters

There has been a huge surge in the share of higher-income Americans renting.

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There's a one-bedroom condo for sale in Miami — and the seller will only accept bitcoin

A 1-bedroom condo in Miami is for sale and the buyer is only accepting bitcoin as payment.

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Weekly mortgage applications fall 2.3% as rates rise

Total mortgage application volume fell 2.3 percent last week, weighed down by fewer applications to refinance.

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Mega mall merger

CNBC's Courtney Reagan reports on French property investor Unibail-Rodamco is buying Australia based mall operator Westfield.

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Cities where your retirement savings will stretch the furthest

If you want to make your savings last, consider these retirement spots, where the cost of living (including housing, utilities and health care) is less than $45,000.

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Is tax uncertainty making home owners flee to lower tax states?

Jeff Miller, Brown Harris Stephens realtor, discusses a huge increase of high-tax state residents looking to buy property in Florida.

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Rental investors may come out ahead in the tax plan

CNBC's Diana Olick reports on how changes in the tax bill can impact renters and landlords.

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Germany outpaces UK for commercial real estate investment, survey finds

Interest in German commercial real estate has risen above even London's buoyant market, research has shown.

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Republican tax plan poised to benefit landlords

Landlords expect demand for rentals will increase if the Republican tax plan is passed.

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US mall owner GGP rejects Brookfield Property's $14.8 billion offer

GGP rejected a $14.8 billion buyout offer from its biggest shareholder, Brookfield Property Partners, people familiar with the matter said on Sunday.

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Huge US mall operator rejects a deal that would have made a retail property giant

Brookfield had made a $23-per-share cash offer for the U.S. mall owner last month.

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Is Singapore's property market ready for an upswing?

Jonathan Lui, founder at Soho Property, says rising private prices may signal a rebound in Singapore's property market.

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Homebuilding CEO says 'California is really in a housing crisis' in terms of supply

Jim Cramer touched base with Tri Pointe Group CEO Doug Bauer about the housing market, taxes and the wildfires in California.

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Hotels around the world are feeling China's curbs on money leaving the country

Capital controls in China have slowed corporates' global shopping spree.

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Household wealth jumps to near $97 trillion

Household wealth rose nearly 2 percent in Q3 and is near double the level it was during the financial crisis, according to Fed data.

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Trump: Wells Fargo fines in mortgage cases 'will not be dropped' and could be hiked

President Trump rejected the notion that Wells Fargo would skate on penalties associated with claims of mortgage abuse.

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$5 billion worth of Southern California real estate faces significant fire risk

An estimate of how many Southern California homes are at risk of fire and the estimated reconstruction value.

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China's property market will see smaller price gains ahead, major developer says

Property price gains in China are likely to slow on official efforts to rein in the market, an industry executive said.

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China is the 'perfect' place for co-working spaces

China has the "perfect conditions" for co-working spaces with its low building occupancy rates and many start-ups, says Zhang Xin, CEO of SOHO China.

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It looks like China's property prices could finally slow

China's plans to increase land supply and introduce a residential property tax could help control prices in the market, says Zhang Xin, CEO of SOHO China.

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California fires burn down multimillion-dollar homes in Bel-Air

Multiple wildfires are raging out of control across Southern California, burning more than 100,000 acres in only a few days.

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The profits made from flipping homes continues to shrink

Home flipping profits continue to be squeezed by a dwindling inventory of distressed properties available to purchase at a discount.

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Start-up seeks to bring A.I. to the mortgage business

Casey Crawford, Movement Mortgage CEO, discusses what impact artificial intelligence and big data technology will have on the housing market.

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Ares Management CEO: Not clear on what tax reform will mean on borrowing ability

Tony Ressler, Ares Management, discusses the impact tax reform could have on private equity and real estate.

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Softbank invests $450 million in real estate tech company Compass

The infusion from the $93 billion venture vehicle brings Compass' total capital raise to $775 million.

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Softbank invests $450 million in real estate tech company Compass

Robert Reffkin, Compass co-Founder and CEO, talks Softbank's $450 million investment and expanding the company's real estate tech platform.

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The profits made from flipping homes continues to shrink

A new study shows that while flipping is still extremely popular and even growing, average returns on flipping are shrinking.

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Wells Fargo sanctions are on ice under Trump official, sources say

Mick Mulvaney is reviewing whether Wells Fargo should pay millions of dollars over alleged mortgage lending abuse.

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Cramer Remix: In this environment, it’s not hard to find individual stocks worth owning

Jim Cramer revealed why finding stocks worth buying could be easier than you think.

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Cramer Remix: In this environment, it’s not hard to find individual stocks worth owning

Jim Cramer revealed why finding stocks worth buying could be easier than you think.

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CyrusOne CEO talks game-changing Chinese partnership: 'We did it strategically' to help each other's customers grow

Jim Cramer spoke to CyrusOne President and CEO Gary Wojtaszek about his company's strategic deal with GDS, its fast-growing Chinese counterpart.

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Robert Shiller on GOP tax plan and home prices

CNBC's Diana Olick speaks to Robert Shiller, Yale University professor, about the effect of tax reform and interest rates on the housing market.

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The biggest winner in the GOP tax plan is Trump's own industry – real estate

Commercial real estate gets lower rates and new breaks in the Republican bills, and trusts that have been key financing sources do especially well. The NYT reports.

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Mortgage refinance applications surge 9 percent as rates fall back

Total mortgage applications rose 4.7 percent last week, driven by applications to refinance.

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Robert Shiller: Tax bill's mortgage interest deduction cut won't affect home prices

Robert Shiller shares his views on the Republican tax plan.

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Toll Brothers CEO calls tax bill 'a wash'

CNBC's Diana Olick reports on the earnings for Toll Brothers and CEO Douglas Yearley's comments on the proposed tax bill.

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Rep. Josh Gottheimer: Tax bill will make home prices plunge

Rep. Josh Gottheimer (D-N.J.) discusses the effects of the proposed tax reform bill on blue states, including the elimination of state and local tax deductions. CNBC Senior Contributor Larry Kudlow also weighs in.

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Facebook ‘committed’ to UK as it announces 800 more jobs in London

A new London office will be Facebook's largest engineering hub outside the United States.

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California becomes ground zero in the US's affordable housing crunch and gentrification debate

Housing shortages in US cities is spurring developers to gentrify neighborhoods like Berkeley, California. It is sparking outrage.

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This is the first REIT with pan-European properties to list in Singapore

Cromwell European REIT made its debut on the Singapore Exchange on Thursday. Philip Levinson, CEO of Cromwell EREIT Management, gives CNBC the details.

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NYT's Jim Stewart: Why the tax bill massively benefits Trump, despite his protests

Jim Stewart, The New York Times, discusses the loopholes that help real estate developers in the current and proposed tax codes, leading to major benefits to President Trump.

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Caruso Affiliated CEO: Moving to a hybrid retail model

Caruso Affiliated CEO Rick Caruso discusses the development of shopping districts to create opportunity with the combination of online and brick-and-mortar retailers.

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NAHB CEO: GOP is interested in our demands on the tax bill—nobody wants a housing recession

The NAHB's CEO is more upbeat after tax talks with House Speaker Paul Ryan and Rep. Kevin Brady.

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We must make sure home values are not 'damaged' by the tax bill: NAHB CEO

Jerry Howard, National Association of Home Builders CEO discusses his concerns and hopes on key issues in the proposed tax reform bill. We must keep mortgage interest deduction, says Howard.

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Look inside Johnny Carson's $81.5 million Malibu mansion

CNBC's Robert Frank tours Johnny Carson's former home in Malibu, California where he lived for 30 years until his death in 2005.

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CEO of real estate giant CBRE Group says corporate tax reform will 'help our business grow'

Jim Cramer tapped into the latest developments at CBRE Group with its President and CEO, Bob Sulentic.

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Cramer Remix: 'Thinking like a millennial’ could help you win big

Jim Cramer broke down his thesis on why investors should pay attention to popular trends among younger generations.

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Cramer Remix: 'Thinking like a millennial’ could help you win big

Jim Cramer broke down his thesis on why investors should pay attention to popular trends among younger generations.

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This company is letting tenants pay their rent in bitcoin

ManageGo is offering its customers the unique experience of paying their rent with cryptocurrency.

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Now you can pay your rent in bitcoin

Starting early next year, a tenant with Brooklyn, New York-based rental site ManageGo can pay using bitcoin.

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Oil tycoon Pickens puts Texas ranch on market for $250 million

T. Boone Pickens is offering to sell his prized Texas Panhandle ranch for $250 million.

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Pay your rent with bitcoin. Here's how it works

CNBC's Diana Olick reports on a new offering being launched by ManageGo in January that will provide landlords and tenants a way to pay and receive rent in bitcoin.

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Johnny Carson's $81.5 million Malibu paradise offers up some of the King of Late Night's secrets

"Secret Lives of the Super Rich" got a full tour of Johnny Carson's estate, which is on the market for $81.5 million.

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Sales down in western US with low housing inventory

CNBC's Diana Olick breaks down the latest read on pending home sales.

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October pending home sales up 3.5%

CNBC's Diana Olick reports the latest read on pending home sales.

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Pending home sales rebound 3.5% as hurricane-torn South recovers

Signed contracts to buy existing homes rose to the highest level since June.

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Weekly mortgage applications fall 3.1%, as interest rates offer no incentive

Applications to refinance a home loan led the way down, falling 8 percent last week.

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Brexit play boosting demand in Dublin: Green REIT CEO

Green REIT CEO Pat Gunne says that Brexit is "lose-lose," despite boosting demand in the commercial real estate sector.

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Anti-capitalist groups in Frankfurt have protested banker influx

CNBC Annette Weisbach reports from Frankfurt, Germany, on the impact of an influx of jobs to the European financial center.

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There's one 'huge' opportunity in US property, CEO says

Buy to let is now a "huge" investment opportunity in the U.S. as single-family rentals surge, says John Burns, CEO of John Burns Real Estate Consulting.

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Case-Shiller home price index rises 6.2% in September

The S&P CoreLogic Case-Shiller home price index rose more than expected in September.

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If you own a cheaper house, you're in the money

Prices are rising nationally, yet the discrepancy in price growth is acute when high end and low end are compared.

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October new home sales blow past expectations

CNBC's Diana Olick breaks down the details of the October new home sales data.

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New home sales hit 10-year record in October

CNBC's Rick Santelli reports the latest read on new home sales.

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US new home sales surge unexpectedly, hitting 10-year high in October

Sales of new U.S. single-family homes unexpectedly rose in October, hitting their highest level in 10 years amid robust demand across the country.

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The rise of Amazon and other online giants is creating a new sweet spot in UK real estate

Money managers are flocking to a new spot in the U.K. real estate market.

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Hong Kong's booming economy is making the city flirt with building underground: Report

As Hong Kong struggles to meet real estate needs, its government has begun researching building underground.

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Baby boomers, like millennials, are flocking to rentals offering a 'hands-free' lifestyle

Many boomers want amenity-rich apartments in good neighborhoods.

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Canada's household debt levels higher than any other country, report says

Household debt levels in Canada are higher than in any other country, according to a report by the OECD.

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Amazon’s Seattle campus is using a data center next door as a furnace

Amazon is using “waste heat” from digital infrastructure to stay warm downtown, Vox reports.

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As Facebook settles into Silicon Valley, residents say they're being forced to move out

In East Palo Alto, the forthcoming "Facebook school" is met with weariness, as residents are again displaced by Facebook, NYT reports.

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UK Autumn Budget finally revealed realistic economic forecasts, says Legal & General CEO

Nigel Wilson discusses the U.K. Autumn Budget announcement, which included measures to tackle the supply side of the housing crisis.

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Residential initiatives in UK Autumn Budget very positive: CEO

First Property CEO Ben Habib discusses property-related developments announced by U.K. Chancellor Philip Hammond Wednesday.

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Wharf Holdings new structure raises questions on dividend: expert

Wharf Holdings move to list a "REIC" raises questions about how the dividend compares to a REIT, says Peter Churchouse, author of the Churchouse Letter.

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Mortgage applications stall as interest rates rise

Mortgage applications to purchase a home rose 5 percent last week, the Mortgage Bankers Association says.

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Expect competition to increase among UK house builders: GLG

GLG Fund Manager Henry Dixon discusses investing in U.K. home builders.

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UK finance minister could miss 'ambitious' pledge on building new homes: CBRE

Miles Gibson, head of U.K. research at CBRE, speaks about how the domestic housing market could be impacted by Wednesday's UK budget announcement.

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Trump Organization will walk away from its struggling SoHo Hotel in New York

The Trump Organization has reached a deal that will allow the company to walk away from the property by the end of next month, the NY Times reports.

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China to fend off bubble risk with tighter property rules

Beijing says it will stop illegal capital from moving into real estate.

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Homeowners hurt by GOP tax plan are those who can afford it, says ex-Wells Fargo CEO

There may be concern about the tax plan's impact on housing, but Richard Kovacevich says it is mainly the rich who will feel the pain.

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Kimco Realty CEO: Retail is clearly out of favor and getting painted with a broad brush

With the holiday season reaching full steam ahead, Conor Flynn, Kimco Realty CEO, discusses the state of retail through the company's shopping center real estate portfolio and what threat Amazon poses to the sector.

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Fmr. Wells Fargo CEO on taxes and the impact on home buyers

Richard Kovacevich, former chairman & CEO of Wells Fargo, discusses the provisions in the tax plan that could hurt home buyers.

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Bay Area housing crisis

CNBC's Aditi Roy reports on the housing crisis in the Bay Area which forces buyers to turn to other options.

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Competitive market tough for first-time buyers

CNBC's Diana Olick reports on how the tax plan could cause concern for the low housing inventory and prospective buyers.

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October existing home sales up 2.0%

CNBC's Diana Olick reports the latest read on existing home sales.

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US existing home sales rise 2 percent, beat expectations

U.S. home sales increased more than expected in October as hurricane-related disruptions dissipated,

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Expect UK finance minister to move towards supply side measures on housing: Expert

Mark Farmer, founding director and CEO at Cast Real Estate & Construction Consultancy, speaks about how the U.K. budget update will address housing.

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You can buy this luxury palace with bitcoin

The owners of a sprawling coastal estate in Ibiza, Spain, are accepting bitcoin for their property.

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China is unlikely to ease curbs on housing market: expert

Nicole Wong, regional head of property research at CLSA, says China is unlikely to ease property loan curbs to avoid a supply and demand mismatch.

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Owens Corning CEO says roofing is booming as home equity improves

Jim Cramer spoke to Owens Corning Chairman and CEO Michael Thaman, who discussed the boosts his company has gotten from hurricanes and the housing market.

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State licensing requirements burden low-income workers with training and fees, study says

One in 4 Americans needs a license to work. Some workers feel burdened by overbearing licensing requirements.

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Homeownership doesn't build wealth, study finds

Even with high rents, consumers will build more wealth by investing and not owning a home, a study shows.

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Study finds owning a home is safe to hold your money, not grow it

CNBC's Diana Olick discusses the results of a study on how to grow your wealth owning a home or renting.

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US housing starts surge to one-year high; permits up

U.S. home building jumped to a one-year high in October likely as disruptions caused by recent hurricanes in the South faded.

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Housing starts up 13.7% in October

CNBC's Rick Santelli breaks down the latest data on housing and building.

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Plaza penthouse

From the prime location on a corner of Manhattan’s Central Park, the Plaza Hotel has been a landmark and a destination for decades. Now, a penthouse owned by designer Tommy Hilfiger is on the market. Reporter Robert Frank takes you inside the $50M apartment in the hotel where fictional children’s character “Eloise at the Plaza” lived.

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Realtor danger

Reporter Diana Olick reports the opioid epidemic has added an additional danger for realtors, and no matter what they do, your property could be at risk.

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Companies are making commitments, despite Brexit uncertainty: British Land CEO

British Land CEO Chris Grigg speaks about third-quarter earnings, how Brexit is impacting business and monetary policy from the Bank of England.

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This hotel in Japan is aimed at millennials

Seth Sulkin, president and CEO at Pacifica Capital K.K., says the Moxy Tokyo has a 24-hour lounge as part of its lifestyle appeal.

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Charleston mansion and penthouse expected to break real estate records

A $19.5 million mansion and a $16.5 million penthouse could become the most expensive properties ever sold in Charleston.

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Airbnb just bought a London start-up that will make its listings more disability-friendly

The deal will help build out Airbnb's wheelchair-accessible housing inventory and provide more complete and accurate information to disabled travelers.

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Home builder confidence hits 8-month high in November

Home builder confidence rises as builders see more sales and more buyer traffic.

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Homeownership doesn't build wealth, study finds

Even with high rents, consumers will build more wealth by investing and not owning, a study shows.

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Domain says it is not worried about Aussie property market volatility

Domain will increase its range of products to safeguard against any market volatility threats, says Antony Catalano, the firm's CEO.

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This incredible Napa Valley mansion with its own vineyard is a wine lover's dream

CNBC's "Secret Lives of the Super Rich" takes a look at the gorgeous $15 million, 54-acre California property

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New app arms real estate agents with deep background checks

CNBC's Diana Olick reports the opioid crisis is raising safety concerns among some realtors but a new company named Forewarn offers real estate firms and agents deep background checks on clients by using high-level, government-regulated data.

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Mortgage applications rise as rates briefly fall back

Homeowners took advantage of a pullback in interest rates at the beginning of last week, the Mortgage Bankers Association says in its weekly report.

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Welcome blockchain's potential to speed up legal processes: Landsec CEO

Land Securities CEO Robert Noel speaks about the application of blockchain in his business.

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We've had busiest 6 months for leasing since global financial crisis, says Landsec CEO

Robert Noel speaks about his company's recent property developments and how it is facing Brexit-related headwinds.

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Condo slowdown? Worrying price signal at New York’s trophy tower

New York's 1,000-foot-tall symbol of luxury is becoming a monument to the condo slowdown.

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RBC's Bob Wetenhall: Here's what we see for housing sector in 2018

Bob Wetenhall, RBC Capital Markets, gives his outlook for the housing market in the next year.

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House GOP's tax plan has potential cut to affordable housing

CNBC's Diana Olick reports on how affordable housing across the country may be affected by the currently proposed Republican-backed tax plan.

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Luxury condo in One57 tower sold in New York City’s biggest ever foreclosure auction

CNBC’s Robert Frank reports that a penthouse in Manhattan’s One57 luxury tower was just sold in New York City’s biggest foreclosure auction.

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Affordable housing could lose big in Republican tax plan

The House GOP tax plan cuts a bond that is used to finance at least half of the nation's affordable apartment buildings.

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Foreign investors are missing out on bargains in US property, real estate expert says

Foreign investors in U.S. property are missing out on the "real bargains" by overlooking second and third tier cities, says Dan Flanigan, a partner at Polsinelli.

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The opioid crisis brings new risk to real estate agents

CNBC's Diana Olick reports on how real estate agents are protecting themselves from people who are booking home tours for easy access to drugs.

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Hyatt CEO says Airbnb has actually helped the hotel giant grow

Airbnb has been a disruptor in travel and hospitality, but the CEO of Hyatt Hotels said it has made his business stronger.

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One57 penthouse sold in NYC's biggest foreclosure auction

CNBC's Robert Frank takes a look at the penthouse sold at a $16 million loss in New York City's biggest foreclosure auction.

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Proptech is good for the sharing generation: executive

Anthony Couse, CEO at JLL Asia Pacific, says technology use in the property sector with the sharing generation is just one possible application.

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Why the housing market got no Trump bump

A look at why the U.S. housing market has not rallied as much as the stock market.

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Richard LeFrak: No question international money 'spigot' turned off

Richard LeFrak, The LeFrak Organization chairman and CEO, weighs in on the state of investments in the U.S. and Amazon's impact on the retail sector.

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Richard LeFrak: It's interesting a lot of 'loophole closings' occur in 'blue states'

Richard LeFrak, The LeFrak Organization chairman and CEO, weighs in on the Republicans' tax plan.

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Richard LeFrak: Tax bill was supposed to be about jobs

Richard LeFrak, The LeFrak Organization chairman and CEO, shares his thoughts on the Republicans' plan to overhaul the current tax code.

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Mortgage demand unchanged even as interest rates fall

Applications to refinance a home loan, which usually rise when rates fall, did just the opposite, falling 1 percent.

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More housing markets are overvalued, and consumers feel the pain

The steady rise in home prices is so far showing no limits, and that is turning up the heat on some housing markets.

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New tech firm wants to protect real estate agents from opioid addicts

Some addicts are showing up at open houses to get at the medicine chest.

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What's hurting the UK housing market?

Britain's acquisition tax is hurting the housing sector, removing about 30 percent of volume from the market, says Lord Andrew Hay of Knight Frank.

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Home builder stocks slump on tax plan

Ken Zener, KeyBanc Capital Markets, and David Sowerby, Ancora Advisors, debate the bull and bear cases for home builder stocks and the implications for homeowners with the GOP tax bill.

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New York Times columnist: This is the best tax reform plan the GOP has come up with yet

New York Times columnist James Stewart breaks down his views on the Republican's tax reform plan and how it affects taxpayers.

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Retail REIT CEO says 'people want experience' as his company aims to build '2025 environments'

Jim Cramer sat down with Federal Realty Investment Trust CEO Don Wood, who talked about developments in the real estate sector.

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Homebuilders sell off on tax plan announcement

Discussing the winners and losers at the closing bell with Stephanie Link, TIAA Investments, and Michael Yoshikami, Destination Wealth Management.

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Proposed tax plan could lead to housing recession, says home builders association CEO

The GOP tax plan could lead to a housing recession, according to the CEO of the National Association of Home Builders.

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If tax cuts produce more disposable income, consumers can put more money towards a home: Realtor

Sam DeBianchi, DeBianchi Real Estate, discusses how the mortgage interest deduction could impact the real estate market in higher-tax states.

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NAHB CEO: Tax plan on the verge of starting a housing recession

Jerry Howard, National Association of Home Builders (NAHB) CEO, discusses the concerns about the mortgage interest deduction cap of $500,000 down from $1 million in the Republican tax reform bill.

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Homebuilder stocks hit on mortgage deduction proposal

CNBC's Diana Olick reports on the impact on housing from the newly announced tax reform bill.

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Tax reform plan halves the cap on mortgage interest deduction

The House Republican tax plan cuts the cap on the deduction to $500,000 of mortgage debt for newly purchased homes.

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Tax reform plan cuts mortgage interest deduction in half

CNBC's Diana Olick reports on the Republican tax framework's details on mortgage interest deduction.

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Hong Kong office sells for world record $5.2 billion

The purchase reportedly led by a Chinese backed consortium.

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Weekly mortgage applications fall 2.6% as rates move even higher

Interest rates on home loans caused homebuyers and homeowners to back away from the mortgage market.

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This $100 million mansion has a signature feature: Gold

Built as a spec home, this gold-accented mansion is on the market for $100 million.

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Weekly mortgage applications fall 2.6%

Interest rates on home loans moved higher again last week, causing both homebuyers and homeowners to back away from the mortgage market.

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Strength in numbers could help California in massive rebuilding effort after wildfire disaster

Mass production for rebuilding homes lost in the California wildfire disaster could save costs and time, executives say.

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Cramer: What to do when stock moves stop making sense

Jim Cramer explained what's driving the unusual moves in homebuilding, utility and bank stocks and how investors should handle the action.

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Cramer Remix: My warning about owning Macy’s

Jim Cramer broke down Citi’s downgrade of Macy’s and what he thinks about the company’s timeline for a turnaround.

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When stock moves stop making sense

Jim Cramer explained what's driving the unusual moves in homebuilding, utility and bank stocks and how investors should handle the action.

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Homebuilder stocks rallying after data shows surging home prices

CNBC’s Brian Sullivan reports on rallying homebuilding stocks following data that shows U.S. home prices in August rose 6.1 percent from one year ago.

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Desperate for workers, this Colorado homebuilder starts a free school

Construction labor is short nationwide and especially so in Denver, which is seeing huge employment growth.

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Home prices reach new all-time highs in August

The S&P CoreLogic Case-Shiller home price index rose more than expected in August.

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Global assets under management to double by 2025 as the world’s population ages, study says

As the world's population starts to live longer, there's one industry set to capitalize on retirement plans.

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Lennar to buy CalAtlantic, creating the largest home builder in the US

Lennar said it would buy smaller rival CalAtlantic in a deal valued at about $9.3 billion, including debt, creating the nation's largest home builder.

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We 'tried to take business away' from Singapore REITs

Underlying REITs in Singapore's Lion-Phillip ETF could suffer with the launch of the new exchange-traded fund, but that risk could be offset if the size of the pie increases, says Gerard Lee, CEO of Lion Global Investors.

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Cramer Remix: My warning about owning Macy’s

Jim Cramer broke down Citi’s downgrade of Macy’s and what he thinks about the company’s timeline for a turnaround.

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Cramer: What to do when stock moves stop making sense

Jim Cramer explained what's driving unusual moves in homebuilding, utility and bank stocks and how investors should act.

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Over $75M flowed through Manafort's accounts

CNBC's Robert Frank breaks down former Trump campaign chair Paul Manafort's transactions in real estate using funds from an undeclared offshore account.

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A new survey shows high home prices are hitting first-time buyers harder than ever

Home sales to first-time buyers fell to 34 percent in 2017, down from 35 percent in 2016, according to Realtors data.

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This start-up allows Chinese investors to pour cash into US tech firms before they go public

Fintech firm MarketX allows Chinese investors to access a number of "alternative" U.S. investments.

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Trump tax overhaul under intensifying fire as Congress readies bill

President Donald Trump's plan for overhauling the U.S. tax system faced growing opposition from interest groups on Sunday.

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Rising home prices and stagnant wages have home buyers in a pickle

Home ownership remains elusive for many Americans a decade after the collapse of the real estate market.

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How to know when you should drop the asking price on your home

Sellers: Here's when to drop your home price

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Luxury homes can't keep up with high demand

The lack of supply that has been plaguing the nation's housing market has finally caught up to the priciest homes.

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California begins 'historic cleanup' from fires but faces serious hurdles in rebuilding

California is pulling out all stops to help with wildfire recovery, although it could take years to rebuild homes and businesses.

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Pending home sales unchanged in September

CNBC's Diana Olick reports the latest read on pending home sales for the month of September.

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Pending home sales drop to lowest in nearly 3 years

Last month's reading was revised down, putting the index at its lowest level since January 2015.

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Mortgage applications fall 4.6% as rates rise

The drop affected all types of applications last week, but mortgages to purchase a home fell the hardest, 6 percent.

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Aging baby boomers still want it all, including luxe urban apartment living

As a segment of the growing senior population seeks upscale urban living, an affordability crisis looms, Curbed reports.

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September new home sales up 18.9%

CNBC's Rick Santelli reports the latest read on new home sales for the month of September.

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New home sales surge 18.9 percent in September, highest level in 10 years

New home sales were expected to fall further in September after unexpectedly sinking in August.

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This country is banning foreigners from buying property

A new government is trying to address a housing shortage and high net immigration.

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Swedbank reports solid third-quarter profit, brushes off housing slump worries

Swedbank beat third-quarter operating profit expectations on Tuesday and brushed off concerns that the Swedish housing market could be set for a significant correction.

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Mark Zuckerberg and Priscilla Chan committed $45 million to prison reform and housing, report says

The Chan Zuckerberg Initiative was formed by Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg and pediatrician Priscilla Chan.

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Inside the $29 million Miami mansion where superstar Rihanna filmed a music video

CNBC's "Secret Lives of the Super Rich" takes a look inside the $29 million mega-mansion made famous by pop star Rihanna.

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WeWork buys a fabled New York department store building for $850 million

As the flagship store shrinks, the deal is an acknowledgment that even grand shopping spaces of old may now be more valuable as offices.

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Home equity lines of credit on the rise

CNBC's Diana Olick reports that as home prices rise some homeowners are taking out lines of credit on their homes to either renovate or consolidate debt at lower rates.

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Home equity loans set to soar along with home prices

More borrowers are expected to tap their home equity for renovations.

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China's red-hot property market may finally be set for sustained cooling

China can let its real estate market cool for a while as the rest of its economy posts robust growth.

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Slowdown in China house prices continued in September: Analyst

Philip Zhong, senior analyst, Morningstar, says he expects data from China today to show a continued slowdown in house pries in most Chinese cities measured.

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CapRidge: Tracking STEM jobs to invest in real estate

Steve LeBlanc, CapRidge Partners founding partner, discusses how he uses the proprietary "STEMdex" to find real estate opportunities.

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Millennials are driving the market: Redfin real estate agent

Kas Divband, Redfin real estate agent, discuss millennials using their parents' home equity lines to buy homes of their own.

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A $5 million man cave? What New York’s luxury real-estate buyers want right now

From a $5 million man cave to Tesla charging stations and dog spas, here's what New York's luxury real-estate buyers want now.

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The CEO of start-up WeWork reportedly bragged that he sold more than $100M worth of company shares

A CEO selling large amounts of shares in a company is sometimes viewed as a lack of confidence by investors.

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Trump deal a simple licensing deal, it's a mistake for US government to look into it: Silk Road Group

CNBC's Robert Frank and Michelle Caruso-Cabrera speak exclusively with Silk Road Group’s Giorgi Rtskhiladze and George Ramishvili about President Trump's complicated real estate deal in Georgia that has been under scrutiny since he became president.

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Billionaire John Arnold on FEMA response to Harvey: There are a lot of politics involved in drawing flood maps

CNBC's Brian Sullivan speaks with John Arnold, Centaurus Advisors, and Tilman Fertitta, owner of the Houston Rockets and Landry’s CEO, about Houston's recovery from Hurricane Harvey.

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House flipping is making a comeback thanks to rising home prices

House flipping requires fast access to money, and developers are willing to pay higher interest rates for it, N.Y. Times reports.

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Rebound in Houston home sales fuels uptick nationally

Houston area sales rose 4 percent in September from the prior year, after dropping nearly 24 percent in August.

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Chinese property boom is propping up President Xi Jinping's hopes for the economy

Real estate development helped put the economy in a good place, but the demand's sustainability is questionable, Financial Times reports.

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US existing home sales unexpectedly rebound in September

Existing home sales rose 0.7 percent to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 5.39 million units last month.

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China retail sales data beats, even as economy rebalances consumption

CNBC's Eunice Yoon and Martin Soong report from Beijing, China, on the Communist Party's five-yearly National Congress.

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Internet scammers are now infiltrating housing market on closing day. Here's how they do it

CNBC's Diana Olick takes a look at how some digital schemers have been able to target real estate agents, title companies and homebuyers with fraudulent emails in an attempt to divert down payment money to other accounts.

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China needs to balance economic growth with clean air: Portfolio manager

Conrad Saldanha, senior portfolio manager for emerging market equities at Neuberger Berman, speaks about the Chinese economy.

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Stifel's case for materials stocks

Stanley Elliott, Stifel analyst, discusses what's driving the normally underperforming material stocks.

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Natural disasters compound housing's labor market

CNBC's Diana Olick reports on the housing labor market tightening after natural disasters ravage certain regions.

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Prologis CEO on the e-commerce effect on warehouses

Hamid Moghadam, Prologis CEO, discusses how his company is taking advantage of the booming e-commerce space with warehouses to fulfill the needs of the consumer.

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'The housing market can't take the shock of a natural event,' real estate economist warns

Given the acute construction labor shortage, reconstruction and its repercussions in residential real estate could be yet another disaster.

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Rising seas threaten nearly $1 trillion worth of US homes, says Zillow

More than $900 billion worth of U.S. residential real estate could be lost, a new report says.

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US housing starts hit one-year low; building permits tumble

U.S. homebuilding fell to a one-year low in September as Hurricanes Harvey and Irma disrupted the construction of single-family homes in the South.

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Housing starts down 4.7% in September

CNBC's Rick Santelli breaks down the latest data on housing.

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Weekly mortgage applications rise 3.6% after rates dip

Total mortgage application volume rose 3.6 percent for the week, according to the Mortgage Bankers Association.

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HGTV's Chip and Joanna Gaines at the NYSE

Chip and Joanna Gaines, HGTV’s “Fixer Upper” co-hosts, discuss what's next for the power couple as they finish up the last season of their show.

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Fundamentals continue to support bull market: Richard Bernstein

Richard Bernstein, Richard Bernstein Advisors, discusses what contributed to the Dow hitting 23,000 intraday.

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Homebuilder sentiment rises 4 points to 68 in October

CNBC's Diana Olick reports the latest read on the National Association of Home Builders housing market sentiment index.

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Homebuilder confidence jumps to 6-month high in October

After a hurricane-induced dip, confidence among U.S. homebuilders increased more than expected in October.

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This $18 million estate is one of the most expensive homes in Brooklyn

This 14,000 square foot estate is one of Brooklyn's priciest properties.

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London house prices tumble at fastest rate since fallout from financial crisis

The average cost of a home in Greater London is shrinking for only the third time in 10 years.

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Australia's household debt is rising — but its treasurer says the situation is under control

Australian Treasurer Scott Morrison says measures undertaken by regulators have put household debt issues under control.

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There's a reason Australia reports consistent quarterly growth: Treasurer

Australian Treasurer Scott Morrison says policymakers in the country are alive to risks in the housing market, but "we've got five times coverage" on those debts and the fundamentals are driven by supply and demand.

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Singapore's residential market is showing some 'green shoots'

Andrew Lim, Group CFO, CapitaLand, said there are signs residential sales in Singapore are on the upswing, but land bid prices are a worry.

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This $27 million Miami mansion is owned by a Bacardi heiress

CNBC's "Secret Lives of the Super Rich" takes you inside the mega-home that includes a crystal-tiled steam room and a bulletproof hideout.

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Bitcoin is finally buying into US real estate

It is already in retail and restaurants; it was only a matter of time before bitcoin took on real estate.

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Hotel chains are experimenting with Airbnb-like services

New alliances and investments show how the industry is evolving, or at least hedging its bets, Curbed reports.

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Want to be a landlord? These are the top markets this fall for investing in rental homes

While the picture of high home prices and tight supply may look bleak, certain local markets are still lucrative.

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Crowdfunding your home

Is crowdfunding a new source of cash to help the housing market, or is it a too easy and risky way for homeownership without much “skin in the game?" Rick Sharga, Ten-X EVP and John Taylor, National Community Reinvestment Coalition, discuss.

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Goldman wants to help flip that house

Add house-flippers to Goldman Sachs' ever-expanding roster of potential clients as the Wall Street firm hunts for new ways to make money

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Millennials: The savvy, stay-at-home generation

Millennials are increasingly moving home with their parents, Curbed reports. But don't call them lazy. Call them savvy.

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Amazon makes warehouses 'sexy' again, real estate exec says

It's not just Amazon that needs distribution centers — more and more e-retailers are looking for industrial facilities.

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Jared Kushner hid one of his companies on a disclosure form — then profited

Trump's senior advisor and son-in-law Jared Kushner "enriched himself" by not revealing ownership of a real estate tech business, Newsweek reports.

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China's richest man built fortune even as debt mountain climbed

Xu Jiayin boasts a reported $43 billion net worth, but his real estate business is the second-most indebted in China.

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Airbnb is teaming up with a local developer to build a large apartment complex in Florida

Airbnb has joined Miami-based Newgard Development Group to build apartments for home-sharing, further challenging the traditional hotel industry.

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Warehouse boon fueled by Amazon's expanding need for space: Black Creek Group president

Raj Dhanda, Black Creek Group president, explains how Amazon is driving growth in commercial real estate and where he is seeing the greatest demand.

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Mortgage applications drop 2.1% as interest rates hit highest level since July

Most of the drop stemmed from a continued reduction in refinances, but applications to purchase a home also fell.

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Wildfires kill at least 17 people in Northern California

Fast-moving wildfires have ripped through the heart of California's wine country, killing at least 17 people as more than 20,000 evacuate their homes.

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Hong Kong is ready to use farm land for housing

Nicole Wong, regional head of Property Research, CLSA (HK), says the Chinese territory of Hong Kong is ready to utilize farm land to significantly boost housing stock, but infrastructure like roads and trains are needed first.

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Why do even small flats have a $500,000 down payment in Hong Kong?

Hong Kong's sky-high housing prices are a result of government policy with supply having dropped up to 65 percent from the long-term average, says Peter Churchouse of the Churchouse Letter.

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How Trump tax plan would alter mortgage interest deduction

Homeowners have a deduction from their taxes for the interest they pay on their mortgages.

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Rent in San Francisco, but buy in Detroit

You're better off renting than buying a home alone in cities like San Jose and San Francisco.

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How Trump tax plan would alter mortgage interest deduction

Homeowners have a deduction from their taxes for the interest on their mortgages, but Trump's tax proposal will steer some away from this tax break.

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Mall owner opts to go dark on Thanksgiving

CBL Properties, a retail real estate investment trust, will keep its doors closed this Thanksgiving - again.

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Wildfires take toll on California's famed wine country

CNBC's Aditi Roy reports on the impact wildfires are having on some of California wineries.

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California wildfires put thousand of homes at risk

CNBC's Diana Olick reports on the enormous cost and risk associated with California's wildfires.

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Step inside Switzerland's most expensive estate

This seven-level home in St. Moritz, Switzerland, is on the market for a whopping $185 million.

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Renters think the housing market is finally loosening up

There has been a sudden burst of optimism among potential homebuyers in a monthly sentiment survey from Fannie Mae.

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Renters think the housing market is finally loosening up, fueling a sudden optimism among homebuyers

There has been a sudden burst of optimism among potential homebuyers in a monthly sentiment survey from Fannie Mae.

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The Fed's unwinding will ripple through debt markets in mysterious ways

Mark Tinker, head of Framlington Equities Asia, AXA Investment Managers, says investors should watch for changes in trading patterns as the Fed starts to unwind its balance sheet.

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Apparel retailer Forever 21 tests the beauty market with its first Riley Rose store

Forever 21's Riley Rose stores are hitting the market at a time when the specialty apparel business remains challenging.

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How do hurricanes affect the economy?

The economic impacts of hurricanes can last years, if not decades, according to new research from the International Monetary Fund. CNBC's Elizabeth Schulze explains.

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Mall owner rebrands itself to escape 'retail apocalypse' narrative

CBL & Associates Properties, a Tennessee-based retail real estate investment trust, has been fighting the idea that malls are "dying."

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Mall owner rebrands itself amid 'retail apocalypse' narrative

CBL & Associates Properties, a retail real estate investment trust, has been fighting the idea that malls are "dying."

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A new way to buy a home—crowdfunding the down payment with no money of your own

Mortgage lender CMG Financial recently introduced a crowdfunding platform for prospective homeowners.

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Crowdfunding your way into home ownership. Here's how

CNBC's Diana Olick reports on a plan that provides funding to homebuyers seeking a down payment.

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We're not anywhere near bubble conditions: Zillow chief economist

Svenja Gudell, Zillow chief economist, discusses the increase of adjusted rate mortgages and what it says about the overall housing market. CNBC's Diana Olick also weighs in.

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Adjustable rate mortgages jumped 40 percent in second quarter of 2017

CNBC's Diana Olick reports on the rising number of homebuyers taking on riskier mortgages as houses get less affordable.

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Mortgage demand down as rates and prices climb

CNBC's Diana Olick provides the latest read on mortgage applications, which were down 0.4 percent versus last week.

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Mortgage demand stalls along with rates and sales

Mortgage application volume slipped 0.4 percent last week, the Mortgage Bankers Association says.

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Homebuyers rush to riskier mortgages as home prices heat up

The number of adjustable-rate mortgage originations jumped just over 40 percent from the first quarter of this year to the second.

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Average Manhattan apartment costs $2.2 million

CNBC's Robert Frank reports on the pace of Manhattan real estate.

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Warren Buffett: We tried housing authorities, that model doesn't work

Berkshire Hathaway's Warren Buffett speaks to CNBC's Becky Quick about combatting poverty at the Purpose Built Communities conference in Omaha, Nebraska.

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Warren Buffett: Equality of opportunity is an empty promise

Berkshire Hathaway's Warren Buffett speaks to CNBC's Becky Quick about combatting poverty at the Purpose Built Communities conference in Omaha, Nebraska.

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Homebuyers rush to riskier mortgages as home prices heat up

The gains in home prices are getting bigger again, and that has more potential buyers looking for ways to afford the monthly payment.

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Manhattan apartment sales highest in two years

Manhattan apartment sales were the strongest in two years, according to Douglas Elliman Real Estate and Miller Samuel Real Estate Appraisers and Consultants.

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Manhattan apartment sales highest in two years

Stronger sales were driven by slightly softer prices, especially at the high end.

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Urban Asia at risk from rising inequality

Victoria Kwakwa, VP for East Asia and Pacific, World Bank Group, says rising urban inequality in Asia has a direct impact on growth.

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The euro has tailwinds, but the Aussie faces risks

Economic fundamentals across the euro zone support the euro, but Australia's uneven housing market is a risk for the Aussie, says Kelvin Tay, MD & Regional CIO, UBS Wealth Management.

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Retail REIT chief says his mall properties are 'detoxing,' adding experiential stores

Jim Cramer sits down with PREIT CEO Joseph Coradino to hear how retail real estate is faring in a pressured environment.

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Gary Cohn: 'People don't buy homes because of the mortgage deduction'-or do they?

Trump's chief economic advisor has ignited a debate about the economic effect of the mortgage interest deduction on home buying.

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Gary Cohn: 'People don't buy homes because of the mortgage deduction'—or do they?

Gary Cohn: "People don't buy homes because of the mortgage deduction"—or do they?

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Dan Gilbert: I got racist voicemails after the LeBron James Trump tweet

"I didn't even tell LeBron this. Now he's going to know," says the NBA's Cleveland Cavaliers owner.

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Quicken Loans founder: I agree with Gary Cohn — mortgage deductions aren't why people buy homes

Changes under the new GOP tax plan would make the mortgage deduction less attractive.

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Quicken Loans founder Dan Gilbert: As long as rates are reasonable, mortgage deduction going away doesn't matter

Dan Gilbert, Rock Ventures chairman, Quicken Loans founder and Cleveland Cavaliers owner, discusses the rhetoric around the Republican tax reform plan and the possibility that the mortgage interest deduction might be scrapped.

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Flat-fee realtors

Reporter Diana Olick finds a new company offering all real estate services for a set fee of $3,200. Will this new challenger disrupt realtor commissions?

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Industry groups are split on how the GOP tax plan will affect the housing market

Associations representing home builders and realtors had near-opposite takes on the newly unveiled tax plan.

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Analysts break down bear and bull cases for homebuilder stocks

Jack Micenko, Susquehanna Financial Group homebuilder analyst, and Ken Zener, KeyBanc Capital Markets homebuilder analyst, debate which homebuilders to invest in as hurricane devastated areas begin to recover.

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UBS: Toronto is in a "bubble risk" zone

At least seven major cities are in a "bubble risk" zone, according to Global Real Estate Bubble Index from UBS.

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4 big tax breaks you may lose under GOP tax plan

Only deductions for mortgage interest and charitable donations are explicitly protected under the Republican tax plan.

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Effect of tax reform on the housing market is unclear

CNBC's Diana Olick reports on how the Republicans' tax reform plan may affect the housing market with the possibilities like doing away with the mortgage interest deduction.

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NAHB CEO: We have to look at tax reform plan holistically

Jerry Howard, National Association of Homebuilders (NAHB) CEO, discusses the Republicans' tax reform plan and what it could mean for home builders and home buyers.

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Toronto, London and these other major housing markets are in a risky bubble, UBS says

In at least seven major cities, home prices are rising too far and too fast, UBS says.

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CNBC gets exclusive look at LA's $500 million mega-house

CNBC's Robert Frank, takes a tour of the most expensive listing in America.

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‘Oscars of the start-up world’ has an exciting new winner looking to disrupt property finance

LendInvest, an online marketplace platform for property lending and investing, was named the most valuable tech company at the Investor Allstars event.

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A good time to return to the stock market for this real estate broker?

Jack Chua, group CEO, ERA, says the real estate company is coming back to the stock market now because there is an upswing in property sales.

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Housing number one political focus for Irish government: Green REIT CEO

Green Property REIT Ventures CEO Pat Gunne speaks about developing housing in Dublin, Ireland.

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China wants to create its own version of Orlando, and it just enlisted Real Madrid's help

Hengqin is being transformed into China's newest tourism haven and is dubbed by some as the country's answer to Orlando.

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Here's why a lot of Florida homes survived Hurricane Irma

Hurricane Irma's steamroll over the Lower Keys left billions of dollars in damage, Miami Herald Reports.

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A down payment with a catch: You must be an Airbnb host

A service in Seattle will provide prospective home buyers with a down payment in exchange for Airbnb income, N.Y. Times reports.

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Here’s why a lot of Florida homes survived Hurricane Irma

Hurricane Irma's steamroll over the Lower Keys left billions of dollars in damage, Miami Herald Reports.

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These are the best cities for women to buy a home

The Midwest may be the best place for single and unmarried women to buy a new home, USA Today reports.

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Hurricanes hit homebuilder confidence hard in September

There was already a labor shortage in the construction industry, and two damaging hurricanes only made matters worse.

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'The Wolf of Wall Street' producer settles US suit linked to Malaysian fund 1MDB

The maker of "The Wolf of Wall Street," has settled a U.S. suit to seize assets allegedly bought with funds stolen from 1MDB.

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Wal-Mart plans for new home office in Bentonville to help lure 'high-quality talent'

Wal-Mart said the new campus will include improved parking, meal services and fitness opportunities.

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No more 6% commission - these brokers will sell your house for a flat-fee

On the agent side, the draw is that real estate professionals no longer have to negotiate commissions and haggle with other agents.

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You may not live in Florida or Texas, but your insurance rates could spike because of hurricanes

People living in the areas slammed by the hurricanes are most at risk for auto and homeowners rate increases, USA Today reports.

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No more 6% commission – these brokers will sell your house for a flat fee

On the agent side, the draw is that real estate professionals no longer have to negotiate commissions and haggle with other agents.

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The UK may not be the only victim as Brexit hits Frankfurt housing

Frankfurt's emergence as the destination of choice for banks looking to expand their European operations post-Brexit is a boon for its economy, but it has also raised concerns about the housing market's ability to cope with this sudden population surge.

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Winning in Asia's massive credit market requires more than one strategy, says investor

If investors want to profit from Asian credit, they must vary strategies, said Ilfryn Carstairs of Varde Partners.

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High home prices cause house flippers to pull back

After two straight years of gains, the rate of home flipping flattened in the second quarter of this year.

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Flood protection: Everything you need to know

After devastating hurricanes, experts offer tips on how to prepare and rebuild your home after a natural disaster, Curbed reports.

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High home prices cause house flippers to pull back

After two straight years of gains, the rate of home flipping flattened in the second quarter of this year.

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Homebuilder Lennar expects Hurricane Irma to cause delays in home deliveries

U.S. homebuilder Lennar said it expects hundreds of home deliveries in Florida, Georgia, and South Carolina to be delayed due to Hurricane Irma.

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Mortgage applications leap nearly 10% on lowest rates in almost a year

Homebuyers are clamoring to capitalize on the lowest interest rates in almost a year, driving mortgage application volume 9.9 percent higher.

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Technologies like A.I., blockchain and drones ‘majorly’ disrupting insurance industry, report says

Insurance firms are facing increasing competitive pressure on all fronts due to the rise of insurance technology (insurtech), according to a report.

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We will see a lot of movement in Florida real estate market: One Sotheby's Saddy Delgado

Saddy Delgado, One Sotheby vice president, discusses Florida real estate after Hurricane Irma devastates areas of southern Florida.

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Homebuilder sector to make up Irma losses quickly; building products unclear: Credit Suisse's Maklari

Susan Maklari, Credit Suisse analyst, says the homebuilder sector will make up Irma losses quickly, but building products have a murkier future.

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"Profits with a Purpose" -- Turner Impact Capital's Bobby Turner

Bobby Turner, Turner Impact Capital, discusses his approach to social impact investing.

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Property values will bounce back on coastal homes after hurricanes: Economist

Svenja Gudell, chief economist at Zillow, discuss the impact of Hurricane Irma on the housing market and housing mortgages.

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Harvey mortgage impact could be four times worse than predicted

CNBC's Diana Olick reports on the impact of home mortgages after Hurricanes Harvey and Irma.

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Harvey’s hit to mortgages could be four times worse than predicted—and then there’s Irma

As many as 300,000 borrowers could become delinquent on their loans following Hurricane Harvey.

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Mortgage applications leap nearly 10%

Homebuyers are clamoring to capitalize on the lowest interest rates in almost a year, driving mortgage application volume 9.9 percent higher.

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Barry Sternlicht: Devastation in Caribbean after Irma is 'heartbreaking'

Three different stories emerge after Hurricane Harvey and Hurricane Irma, says Barry Sternlicht, Starwood Capital Group chairman and chief executive officer, talking about the rebuilding efforts in Houston, Florida and the Caribbean.

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Retail malls are going to evolve: Starwood Capital's Barry Sternlicht

The biggest problem with malls is apparel, says Barry Sternlicht, Starwood Capital Group chairman and chief executive officer, sharing his thoughts on the future of malls and weighing in on special purpose acquisition companies versus going public.

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Florida is getting better at dealing with storms: Expert

Kevin Maloney of Property Markets Group says most of Miami's building are intact post-Hurricane Irma due to Florida's improving building code.

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Recovery timing from Irma and Harvey will differ for business, homeowners

Homeowners may lag businesses in getting insurance payments to recover from Harvey and Irma, says Hessam Nadji, CEO, Marcus & Millichap.

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TPG Capital's James Coulter: Buyout is just a tool, I'm an investor

James Coulter, TPG Capital co-founder, speaks with CNBC's David Faber at Delivering Alpha about the state of private equity.

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How business was battered by Hurricane Irma

Ahead of Hurricane Irma, industries including air travel, freight and amusement parks were bracing for the storm, N.Y. Times reports.

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Lenders, investors breathe easier as hurricane waters recede

Financial institutions with exposure to U.S. properties hit by Hurricanes Harvey and Irma are tempering their loss estimates.

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Trump's Dubai resort project hired a Chinese state-owned firm

The Trump Organization's partner in a Dubai project has awarded a contract to a Chinese state-owned firm.

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Turnberry CEO: Hurricanes ultimately won't affect property prices

Jeff Soffer, Turnberry CEO, discusses the rebuilding efforts at the developer's Miami properties.

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Trump administration reportedly backs off proposal to strengthen homes in flood zones

The Trump administration's reported decision comes as the nation gets set to rebuild from hurricanes Harvey and Irma.

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Nordstrom to roll out smaller stores with no merchandise, more experiences

Nordstrom Local will have dressing rooms for shoppers to try on clothes, but it won't keep inventory in stock.

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Hurricane Irma's impact on Florida's housing construction boom

Diana Olick explains how the mass expansion in Florida's real estate market could be impacted by Hurricane Irma.

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Thai economy is getting better: Sansiri CEO

Apichart Chutrakul, CEO of Sansiri, says the property developer is launching its Taka Haus development as the economy picks up in Thailand.

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How much does it cost to evacuate ahead of a storm?

Dan Odess, GlobalPro Recovery CEO, discusses how to prepare for a hurricane before leaving home and how much it costs to evacuate and recover.

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Florida homeowners prepare for Hurricane Irma

Samantha DiBianchi, DeBianchi Real Estate, discusses developers currently building in the Miami Beach area and how homeowners are preparing for the storm.

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A swath of newly built homes lay in Irma's path

Will new South Florida building codes stand the test of a direct hit from Category 4 Hurricane Irma?

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A staggering swath of newly built South Florida homes lie in Irma's path

Hurricane Irma is poised to overshadow the residential destruction of Hurricane Andrew because there is so much more for it to destroy.

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A weaker pound has aided investment in London commercial property

Investors from around the globe have taken advantage of a weaker pound since the Brexit referendum to buy into London commercial real estate, says Chris Brett, executive director and head of International Capital Markets, CBRE EMEA.

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From Dallas to Baltimore, these cities are already vying to be Amazon's new headquarters

Chicago, Baltimore, Nashville, New York City and other cities are already plugging themselves as candidates.

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Why the Midwest could make sense for Amazon's new headquarters

Amazon has yet to confirm a location for its second base, although it said it prefers cities or suburban locations with more than 1 million people.

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NYT: Why Hurricane Irma could hurt Florida, a lot

As Hurricane Irma approaches, Florida's most valuable properties are especially vulnerable, N.Y. Times reports

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Why wildfires are raging so close to US cities this year

Even the smoke is making air unhealthy for cities hundreds of miles away, Curbed reports.

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Amazon's new headquarters is an opportunity for a state to be a new Silicon Valley: James Thomson

James Thomson, Buy Box Experts partner and former Amazon head of services, discusses Amazon's announcement that it is looking for a location for a second headquarters in North America.

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Why Hurricane Irma could hurt, a lot: Much lies in harm’s way

As Hurricane Irma approaches, Florida's newest and most valuable properties are especially vulnerable, N.Y. Times reports.

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Lower mortgage rates push more borrowers to refinance, as Harvey hits the data

Mortgage applications finally moved slightly higher last week, spurred by refinancers, as interest rates moved decisively lower.

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Grade A office space supply-demand in Hong Kong is 'quite ok'

Demand for Grade A office space by Chinese companies is driving a healthy supply-demand dynamic in Hong Kong, says Keith Wu, CEO and executive director, Sunlight REIT.

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Real estate project in Dubai to be the 'first major development where you can purchase in bitcoin'

A 250 million pound ($325 million) development launched in Dubai — and the people behind it don't mind bitcoin payments.

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‘Nothing was illegal’: British lingerie tycoon defends boyfriend over alleged link to tax avoidance

British entrepreneur and parliamentarian Michelle Mone has defended her billionaire boyfriend over his links to an alleged £13 million ($16.9 million) tax avoidance scheme.

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Lower mortgage rates push more borrowers to refinance, as Harvey mucks up the data

Total mortgage application volume increased 3.3 percent, from the previous week, according to the Mortgage Bankers Association.

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Over a thousand home seekers chase just four apartments in new residential project in Hong Kong

The odds were stacked against them, at more than 300 to 1. But in a property market as hot as Hong Kong's that wasn't enough to stop some 1,300 home seekers queuing for a chance to get their hands on just four flats in Parc City, Tsuen Wan.

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Almost half of top US housing markets are 'overvalued'

Prices are soaring, and incomes are not keeping pace.

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Hurricane Irma's damage could be most ever, topping Katrina, Barclays predicts

Barclays analyst predicts that Hurricane Irma's insured damage in Florida could top that inflicted by Hurricane Katrina.

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Hurricane Irma is already causing insurance stocks to plunge

Stock prices of Florida home insurers plunge after Hurricane Irma strengthened to a Category 5 storm.

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What salaries can afford a median priced home in the US?

CNBC's Diana Olick reports the latest on the salary you’ll need to be a home buyer this fall.

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Chinese property stocks will continue to outperform: Analyst

Sunac stock hit a record high after first-half net profit rose 1,683.4 percent. Dickie Wong of Kingston Securities says property stocks that underperformed in the first half are a better buy.

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Mid-level property developers in China remain a good bet

Demand for housing in China at the mid-level remains robust and developers in the sector worth a look, says Uwe Parpart, chief strategist, Capital Link International.

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Homeowners faced an Airbnb nightmare as renters left them facing huge fines, angry neighbors

When tenants put their homes up on Airbnb illegally, homeowners rack up thousands in fines from cities and homeowner's associations.

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Harvey hit at least $23 billion worth of property

The properties affected by flooding reflect market value, not damage estimates.

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Texas just passed a law making it harder to sue insurance companies that 'abuse' policyholders

A new Texas law will protect abusive insurers, said a former top insurance official.

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Water damage warning signs include odor, dampness

CNBC's Diana Olick discusses how to protect your home from flooding.

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FT: 'Nonprime has a nice ring to it': the return of the high-risk mortgage

Veteran underwriter of subprime mortgages, Dan Perl is leading a small band of lenders making subprime loans once more, the Financial Times writes.

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Here are 6 steps to protecting your home from flooding

There is no way to keep a home dry in five feet of rain, but there are steps homeowners can take to protect their homes from strong rain.

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Subprime is now ‘nonprime’: High-risk mortgage lending is back

Subprime loans were one of the main causes of the financial crisis. But lending to high-risk borrowers are making a comeback, Financial Times reports.

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Home sales drop-again-and will continue 'unless supply miraculously improves'

Pending home sales fell 0.8 percent compared to June, according to the National Association of Realtors.

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Home sales drop again in July and will continue ‘unless supply miraculously improves’

Home sales continued their downward slide in July, with buyers signing fewer contracts to buy existing homes.

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Floods can happen anywhere, even on mountain tops: Insurance Information Institute's Loretta Worters

Loretta Worters, Insurance Information Institute, talks about the economic impact of Hurricane Harvey on homeowners, and the importance of having flood insurance no matter where people live.

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Majority of Harvey losses likely to be uninsured

CNBC's Morgan Brennan takes a look at preliminary data on flood damage and the economic impact of Hurricane Harvey.

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Is coworking really the future?

The demand for coworking spaces is surging around the world, with even corporates now getting into the game. CNBC's Uptin Saiidi explores why.

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Mortgage applications fall again, as borrowers wait for even lower rates

Applications to refinance fell 2 percent for the week and are down 41 percent from a year ago.

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Australia's east coast is providing boom conditions for building materials

Growth in housing starts along Australia's east coast are at, or above, boom-time levels, says Mike Kane, MD & CEO, Boral.

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How historic flooding in Texas is affecting homebuilders

Sheryl Palmer, Taylor Morrison president & CEO, discusses how Hurricane Harvey is impacting her homebuilder brands and the homebuilding industry in the devastated areas of Texas.

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Hurricane housing impact on Houston borrowers

CNBC's Diana Olick reports on the housing impact on mortgages from Hurricane Harvey compared to Hurricane Katrina.

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Estimated cost of Harvey clean-up effort up to $57 million

Chuck Watson, director of research and development at Enki Research, assesses the damage Harvey could cost impacted areas of Texas.

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Harvey hits mortgages as flood-stricken homeowners are unlikely to pay

Whether or not people can or choose to keep paying their home loans will depend entirely on their insurance.

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Harvey aftermath puts some homeowners at risk

CNBC's Diana Olick reports new numbers on mortgages could signal potential trouble for housing in the Houston area.

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Don Peebles: Communities change after storms like Harvey

Don Peebles, Peebles Corporation CEO and chairman, discusses rebuilding after natural disasters like Hurricane Harvey and Hurricane Katrina.

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The US housing market still has a serious hangover

Rising home values should generate more supply, but may be pricing out millennials, says Breakingviews' Robert Cyran.

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Buyers 'fight over scraps' in ever-pricier housing

The supply of homes for sale at the end of July was 9 percent lower compared with July of 2016, according to the National Association of Realtors.

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Buyers 'fight over scraps' in ever-pricier housing

Home prices are continuing to rise. Demand has not fallen off, and bidding wars are to be expected with most offers.

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Hurricane Harvey devastates housing market

Melissa Mims, ReMax broker associate in Bellaire, TX, discusses the flooding around the Texas region after Hurricane Harvey.

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Harvey housing recovery will be among largest in US

CNBC's Diana Olick reports on home builders facing labor shortage from Hurricane Harvey.

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Major metro area home prices up 5.8% year-over-year, rising from 5.7% in May

The U.S. National Home Price NSA Index reports a 5.8 percent annual gain in June, slightly higher than in May, according to data from S&P CoreLogic Case-Shiller.

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Major metro area home prices up 5.8% year-over-year, rising from 5.7% in May

The S&P CoreLogic Case-Shiller home price index increased slightly from May to June, while a key composite held steady.

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Habitat for Humanity CEO: Three phases of disaster relief and recovery

Jonathan Reckford, Habitat for Humanity CEO, provides insight to responding, cleaning up and rebuilding after catastrophic events.

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Airbnb waiving fees for evacuees, hosts offering free shelter

Kellie Bentz, Airbnb head of global disaster response and relief, talks about the company's disaster response plan for those people displaced by Hurricane Harvey.

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How businesses and homes can recover after Harvey's historic flooding

Mary Kay Wegner, ServiceMaster Franchise Services Group president, provides insight to what it takes for homes and businesses to recover from a storm like Harvey.

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Hurricane Harvey pressures already tight Houston housing market

CNBC's Diana Olick reports tens of thousands of residents are now displaced as locations are sought to put displaced homeowners.

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German housing market is a headache for Angela Merkel's government

CNBC's Annette Weisbach reports on the German real estate market.

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Trump's company reportedly pursued Moscow tower while he ran for president

Trump’s company chased a deal to build a tower in Moscow while he ran for president, the Washington Post reported.

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Trump associate reportedly said Russia deal would 'get Donald elected'

President Donald Trump's business associate said a real estate deal in Russia could help get the then-candidate elected, according to The New York Times.

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China may be crippling some of its largest companies with a crackdown on investment

If Beijing were to order a sale of company assets, it could end up hurting, rather than helping, the bottom line.

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Cramer Remix: Believe it or not—not all of retail is falling victim to Amazon

Cramer explains how these merchants are fighting back against "the dark star" of retail.

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Box office softness barely affects our revenues, says lifestyle REIT CEO

Jim Cramer spoke to EPR Properties President and CEO Greg Silvers to hear how box office weakness is affecting his lifestyle real estate investment trust.

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Cramer Remix: Believe it or not—not all of retail is falling victim to Amazon

Jim Cramer explains how these merchants are fighting back against "the dark star" of retail.

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Here's how housing's woes could get worse

The Federal Reserve is about to shed much of its investment in mortgage-backed bonds.

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Here’s how housing’s woes could get worse

Low supply, high demand and increased prices cast a long shadow over the housing market — and it could get worse.

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A third of luxe real estate deals involve 'suspicious activity'

The Treasury Department said 30 percent of high-end real estate deals that were subject under a new watchdog program involved "suspicious activity" and potential money-laundering.

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Is now the time to invest in a Hong Kong parking lot?

Prices for car park spaces might have risen more than secondary homes in the past 12 years, but yields on parking space are only at 2 percent now, says Denis Ma of JLL.

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5 tips for investing in rental property

Rental property can be a great source of income, or it can become a huge headache, U.S. News reports.

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Here are the 28 Kmart stores that Sears is closing next

The stores will close in mid-November except for a Kmart in North Miami Beach, Fla., which will close in mid-December.

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A third of luxe real estate deals involve 'suspicious activity'

The Treasury Department said that 30 percent of high-end real-estate deals that were subject under a new watchdog program involved "suspicious activity" and potential money-laundering.

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There are no more low-priced homes

Home prices are higher at virtually every price point, but the gains are biggest at the low end where demand is highest.

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Big tech companies like Google and Facebook are fueling a housing crisis in Silicon Valley

Powerful tech companies are gobbling up land in California that once belonged to low-income residents, Financial Times reports.

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There are no more low-priced homes

Home prices are higher at virtually every price point, but the gains are biggest at the low end where demand is highest.

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Existing home sales down 1.3% in July

CNBC's Diana Olick reports on the latest read for existing home sales.

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US existing home sales unexpectedly fall in July

U.S. home resales volumes were expected to rise in July to reverse losses from June.

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Chinese outbound real estate investment down, but not out: Researcher

Chinese policymakers oppose "irrational" overseas real estate buys, but they have not stopped all transactions, notes Nicholas Holt, Asia-Pacific head of Research, Knight Frank.

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Home furnishing names face intense pressure from Amazon: BTIG's Alan Rifkin

Alan Rifkin, BTIG, and Liz Dunn, Pro4ma, debate how to buy into housing stocks, through home improvement or furnishings.

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Changes to that popular mortgage deduction won't rattle the housing market, economist says

What's driving real estate "is our sense of where we're going and the uncertainty" with the new administration, Robert Shiller said.

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Here's why new home sales tanked

Sales dropped 9.4 percent in July compared to June, according to the U.S. Census.

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Mortgage interest deduction would affect small amount of taxpayers: Yale University's Robert Shiller

Robert Shiller, Yale University economics professor and Case-Shiller Index co-founder, discusses whether the mortgage interest deduction is at risk for home buyers.

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Here’s why new home sales tanked

Newly built homes are more expensive than they've ever been before. That's why sales are suffering.

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New home sales plunge 9.4% in July, falling to 7-month low

The Commerce Department said on Wednesday new home sales tumbled to the lowest level since December 2016.

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New home sales down 9.4%

CNBC's Diana Olick reports the latest read on new home sales.

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Housing growth happening in lower cost areas: KeyBanc's Kenneth Zener

Kenneth Zener, KeyBanc Capital Markets, weighs in on the health of the housing markets and home builder sentiment.

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Weekly mortgage apps fall 0.5%

CNBC's Diana Olick reports on the Mortgage Bankers Association's latest data on home financing.

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Mortgage volume stuck for second straight week, but jumbo loans get cheaper

Both homeowners and homebuyers seem unimpressed by the lowest mortgage interest rates of the year.

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Changes aside from Brexit impacting central London property: JLL

Adam Challis, head of residential research for EMEA at JLL, speaks about the property market in London's city center.

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China's Dalian Wanda drops plans to buy Nine Elms Square in London

Dalian Wanda Group said on Tuesday it had scrapped plans to buy Nine Elms Square in London, the latest setback for the Chinese conglomerate as Beijing tightens controls on overseas investment.

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Changing mortgage deduction would discourage homeownership: Toll Brothers CEO

Making changes to the popular mortgage interest rate deduction would be "very bad policy," Toll Brothers CEO Doug Yearley told CNBC on Tuesday.

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Will Lowe’s be the next victim of Amazon’s success?

Boris Schlossberg of BK Asset Management says Lowe's may be in trouble as it feels pressure from two external forces: Amazon and the possibility of rising interest rates.

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Popular mortgage deduction could get a haircut in tax reform

The mortgage interest tax deduction has long been considered politically untouchable — until now, that is.

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Toll Brothers CEO: Capping mortgage interest deduction would discourage home ownership

Toll Brothers CEO Doug Yearley discusses Washington's tax plan, including capping the mortgage interest deduction.

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Don't see supply issues: Toll Brothers CEO

Doug Yearley, Toll Brothers CEO, weighs in on housing and the company's stock.

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With Whole Foods, Amazon enters an overcrowded supermarket space

The real estate industry cheered news of Amazon getting into brick and mortar, but worry has picked up concerning what will happen to existing supermarket chains.

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Inside Jay Z and Beyonce’s mansion-hunting journey

You know Los Angeles real estate is getting expensive when Jay Z and Beyonce are getting outbid.

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Mortgage interest deduction on the table?

CNBC's Diana Olick reports the latest on if the mortgage interest deduction is really in play and what a reduction in the cap may mean for homebuyers and the housing market.

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Trump's Dubai business associates to build Versace-branded tower block in London

DAMAC International is building a 50-storey tower in London in partnership with Italian fashion house Versace.

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Housing recovery suffers, but don't blame the millennials

The housing recovery is suffering partly because baby boomers aren't downsizing as they used to--it's getting too expensive.

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Housing recovery suffers, but don't blame the millennials

The housing recovery is suffering partly because baby boomers aren't downsizing as they used to — it's getting too expensive.

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Central London house prices slip further but recovery seen later this year

Asking prices in central London slipped by nearly 3 percent in August, according to the property portal, Rightmove.

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Christie Brinkley to sell $50 million worth of Hamptons real estate

Supermodel Christie Brinkley is selling not one, but two historic estates in the Hamptons.

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Gary Cohn faces worst career investment dilemma

Gary Cohn is facing the most difficult investment dilemma of his career, writes Reuters.

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Why the market is sky-high despite Trump

Jim Cramer says U.S. businesses are making money because the four walls of the spreadsheet are more powerful than the four walls of the White House.

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Cramer: Here's why the market is still sky-high despite Trump's troubles

Jim Cramer says U.S. businesses are making money because the four walls of the spreadsheet are more powerful than the four walls of the White House.

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Cramer: Here's why the market is still sky-high despite Trump's troubles

Jim Cramer says U.S. companies are making money despite Washington because business does not need politics behind it.

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Mortgage rates drop to lowest since election, but borrowers barely budge

So many people have already refinanced at rock-bottom rates that the pool of potential applicants is shrinking.

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Mortgage rates drop to lowest since election, but borrowers barely budge

Total mortgage application volume rose just 0.1 percent last week, according to the Mortgage Bankers Association.

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US housing starts, permits fall unexpectedly in July

U.S. home building unexpectedly fell in July as the construction of single- and multi-family homes declined.

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July housing starts down 4.8% vs. up 0.4% est.

CNBC's Rick Santelli, reports on last month's weak housing data.

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Asia's worst-performing currency may get even weaker, but its central banker isn't worried

The Philippine peso has tumbled to fresh 11-year lows, but the country's policy makers said that heralded good tidings.

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As housing affordability weakens, more buyers are left out in the cold

Homes priced under $200,000 made up 44 percent of the market in 2010. Today, they are just 16 percent of new, for-sale construction, data show.

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Newly built homes skew ever richer

The cost of housing is rising at a fast clip, and nowhere is it more apparent than in the market for newly built homes.

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Home builder sentiment at highest level since May: NAHB

CNBC's Diana Olick reports the latest read on housing market sentiment from the National Association of Home Builders.

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Homebuilder sentiment soars on strong sales

U.S. homebuilders bounced back from recent funk, as current sales and sales expectations leaped forward.

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China just revealed a whole series of disappointing news about its economy

China is set to report industrial production for the month of July on Monday at 10 a.m. SIN/HK as market watchers keep their eyes on the world's second largest economy.

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Homebuyers put less and less skin in the game, adding to the market's overall risk

In the past 12 months, 1.5 million borrowers bought their homes with down payments of less than 10 percent, marking a seven-year high, according to Black Knight Financial

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Homebuyers put less and less skin in the game, adding to the market's overall risk

Homebuyers are increasingly opting to put less money down when purchasing their homes.

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UK estate agent draws map of where to live to avoid ‘nuclear impact zone’ – then says sorry

A British real estate agent that drew up a map of where to live in the UK to avoid “any nuclear impact from World War Three” has apologized for the stunt.

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Invitation Homes to be largest US landlord on Starwood-Blackstone deal

Barry Sternlicht, Starwood Capital Group chairman & CEO, discusses the decision behind the deal creating the country's largest single-family home rental company with the merger of Starwood Waypoint and Blackstone's Invitation Homes.

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Shares jump 36% for major Chinese conglomerate unit on news of $1 billion deal

China's Wanda Hotel Development said it will undergo a restructuring involving over $1.05 billion worth of assets.

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Toys R Us to return to Times Square — but just for the holidays

After two years, retailer Toys R Us is coming back to Times Square this holiday season.

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Forget avocado toast—millennials are burning enough cash on bachelor parties to cover home payments

Millennials spend thousands on bachelor parties, which can cut into other purchases.

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Planet Fitness stock near record high, real estate 'gains' without 'retail pains'

Executives of the low-cost gym chain pointed to its appeal to casual exercisers and ability to snap up vacant swaths of retail real estate.

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Blackstone's Invitation Homes to buy Starwood Waypoint, creating a $11B single-family rental company

Invitation Homes said on Thursday it would buy Starwood Waypoint Homes in an all-stock deal that would create a $11 billion U.S. single-family rental company.

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Drop in rates boosts weekly mortgage applications 3 percent

A drop in interest rates drives homeowners and homebuyers to the mortgage market.

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Want to live like a Trump? President's old home is on Airbnb

President Trump's New York City childhood home is on Airbnb, which calls it "a great companion for watching Fox News late into the night."

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Canadian cities are enjoying ‘unprecedented’ success in the Trump era

Canada's tech scene is in the spotlight, but its urban policy may be key to future success, Curbed reports.

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Wealthy residents in shock as San Francisco street sells for $90,000

One savvy investor has bought up a whole street in the city's most exclusive neighborhood for a mere $90,000.

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A couple bought one of the most exclusive streets in San Francisco for $90,000

A Bay Area couple bought San Francisco's Presidio Terrace for a mere $90,000 at a little-known auction and is considering charging residents to park.

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Wealthy San Francisco neighborhood sells street for $90,000

CNBC's Aditi Roy reports how one couple bet big on an auction of a private street in San Francisco.

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USA TODAY is tracking Trump's real estate deals. You can help.

Since winning the Republican nomination, President Trump's businesses have sold at least 32 luxury condos and home lots for about $20 million to shell companies that shield the identities of buyers.

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From New York to Vegas: Trump's real estate deals with shell companies

Since Trump won the Republican nomination, 70% of his companies' real estate sales are to secretive shell companies, USA Today reports.

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San Francisco street sells for $90K. Neighbors aren't happy

Some of the extremely wealthy residents of Presidio Terrace were not aware their street was up for sale and are not pleased it has been sold.

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Trump-tied company gets Macau approvals for fresh trademarks in casino enclave

Macau granted a Trump-tied company additional trademarks, including for casino services, to develop the Trump brand there.

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How China's billion savers embarked on a household debt binge

With property the only reliable investment channel in China, leverage and risk in the country are growing.

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Office co-working space unicorn WeWork revs up global expansion plans with Singapore acquisition

The company, valued at $20 billion, announced the acquisition of Singapore-based co-working firm Spacemob, says Christian Lee from WeWork Asia.

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Stop with the retail apocalypse: Mall, shopping center landlords are tired of industry chatter

Retail real estate investment trust CEOs have watched many of their stocks fall in recent months, with headlines about the death of malls and physical stores prompting executives to speak out in frustration.

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Stop with the retail apocalypse: Mall, shopping center landlords are tired of industry chatter

A slew of REITs has offered a much-anticipated checkup on the health of retail's real estate.

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Trump company moves to protect brand in Chinese gambling hub

The Trump business now holds at least 125 registered or provisionally approved trademarks in mainland China, N.Y. Times reports.

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The future of work — what the office of tomorrow could look like

Employees' needs are changing and offices must combine work and leisure in order to attract the best talent.

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Huge fire engulfs Dubai residential skyscraper — for the second time

A massive blaze was engulfing one of the world's tallest residential buildings in Dubai early on Friday.

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5 things you absolutely shouldn't bring to your college dorm

College students and their parents often over-pack for school. Here are 5 items to avoid.

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Growth in China's services sector slows in July, Caixin PMI shows

China's services sector grew at a slightly slower pace in July as new business growth eased, a private business survey showed.

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Kushner family's real-estate business reportedly subpoenaed by US Attorney

A real-estate developer owned by the family of senior White House adviser Jared Kushner was subpoenaed by prosecutors, the Wall Street Journal reported.

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Watch the full rant: Cramer's 'They know nothing!'

Ten years ago CNBC's Jim Cramer made his feelings clear when he sounded off on then Fed Chairman Ben Bernanke.

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Luxury home sales surge

CNBC's Diana Olick reports on the end of the slump in luxury home sales, the emergence of the flat fee brokerage and retail REITs getting slammed since brick and mortar stores have been slowing.

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Retail's not dead, and physical stores still matter, Goldman says

Goldman Sachs explains how store-based retailers can survive and thrive in an e-commerce era.

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Luxury home prices soar as sellers come back down to earth

Sale prices of luxury homes in the second quarter of this year were up 7.5 percent from a year ago, the first time luxury gains have outpaced the rest of the market since 2014.

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Luxury home prices soar as sellers come back down to earth

Sale prices of luxury homes in the second quarter of this year were up 7.5 percent from a year ago.

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Cramer Remix: Apple’s quarter could propel these 3 stocks to the stratosphere

Jim Cramer broke down all the elements of Apple’s huge quarter and which stocks could rise higher behind the company.

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Cramer Remix: Apple’s quarter could propel these 3 stocks to the stratosphere

Jim Cramer broke down all the elements of Apple’s huge quarter and which stocks could rise higher behind the company.

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Ellie Mae CEO defends his mortgage company's fundamental drivers

Jim Cramer spoke with Ellie Mae CEO Jonathan Corr, who said that the company's weaker-than-expected quarter should be made up by future tailwinds.

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CBRE CEO talks organic growth overseas in the wake of Brexit

Jim Cramer sat down with CBRE Chairman, President and CEO Bob Sulentic to discuss his commercial real estate company's international business.

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Supply problems causing homebuyer fatigue

CNBC's Diana Olick reports on the supply and demand issues currently facing affordable houses for home buyers.

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Y Combinator's Sam Altman: Entire political system is quite broken

CNBC's Aditi Roy speaks with Y Combinator President Sam Altman about his 'United Slate' platform to fight problems like California's housing crisis and recruit candidates for local, state and federal positions.

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Tiger 21's Michael Sonnenfeldt: Real estate and private equity have gone up dramatically

Michael Sonnenfeldt, Tiger 21 founder, discusses what his clients at an ultra-wealthy investment group are worried about.

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Housing demand strengthens through summer, but here's why some buyers are giving up

While buyers in June were still requesting tours at the same rate as May, 11 percent fewer were putting pen to paper on an offer.

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Corporations are abandoning the suburbs like a bad breakup

The office park is dead, and suburbs need to become more city-like to stay competitive, Curbed reports.

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Housing demand strengthens through summer, but here’s why some buyers are giving up

Potential buyers, both young and old are trolling listings online and packing in to crowded open houses.

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Total mortgage apps down 2.8% from last week

CNBC's Diana Olick provides the latest read on mortgage applications and where rates are likely to head from here.

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Mortgage applications retreat 2.8%, even as interest rates stay low

Total mortgage application volume fell 2.8 percent last week compared with the previous week.

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Increased transactions in London, but still a slow market: Taylor Wimpey CEO

Taylor Wimpey CEO Peter Redfern discusses second-quarter earnings and the London property market.

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Four major US cities ring housing bubble alarm

Home prices in Denver, Houston, Miami and the Washington, D.C., metro area are now considered overvalued.

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No plan yet on Kushner's flagship Manhattan tower: Vornado CEO

The fate of the flagship Manhattan office tower partially owned by Jared Kushner is still being debated.

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Four major US cities ring housing bubble alarm

Four of the nation's largest cities are now considered overvalued, and affordability is becoming a bigger challenge.

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Your next home appraisal could come from a robot

Real estate appraisers are getting nervous as algorithms become more sophisticated, Curbed reports.

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Op-ed: The stock market is sending an early warning sign about housing

Single-family home prices keep hitting records, but existing home sales have been sluggish. And some stocks that trade off housing have been showing signs of weakness.

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This could be the Philippines' first unicorn

Robbie Antonio, CEO of Revolution Precrafted, talks about how his company blends design and technology to create luxury prefabicated houses.

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Fortune REIT's net profit rises 3%

Justina Chiu, CEO of Fortune REIT, weighs in on the company's latest earnings report and high portfolio occupancy rates.

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The $9,000 tab that surprises homeowners

Commonly overlooked costs include utilities and maintenance.

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The $9,000 tab that surprises homeowners

Maintenance, property taxes and other expenses can add thousands to your costs of ownership. How to budget for them.

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Dillard's is the latest target by activists for retailer's real estate

Snow Park said the department store's properties alone should be valued at upward of $200 per share.

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Pending home sales post first annual gain since March

CNBC's Diana Olick reports the latest read on pending home sales.

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June pending home sales edge up 1.5%, but spring market stalled

A monthly index of signed contracts to purchase existing homes increased 1.5 percent in June compared with May.

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How to 'Sweeten' your home renovation: CEO

Jean Brownhill, Sweeten founder and CEO, discusses how her website helps bring transparency and simplification to the process of home renovations for both homeowners and contractors.

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Bucks from bricks: These retailers make the most money per square foot on their real estate

Sales per square foot have tumbled in recent years as the retail industry struggles to draw in shoppers.

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Real estate start-up Redfin surges over 44% in IPO: 'We are the Apple of real estate,' CEO says

Redfin specializes in buying and selling homes and uses a mobile app for tasks such as scheduling home tours and suggesting listings.

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Redfin CEO Glenn Kelman: We're the Lyft or Uber of real estate

Redfin CEO Glenn Kelman discusses the online real estate company's IPO on the Nasdaq and how his company is disrupting the traditional real estate industry.

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Virtual reality enters luxury home market

Jed Gibson, Toll Architecture president, and Beck Besecker, Marxent CEO, talk about offering homebuyers a new way to visualize home design by using virtual reality.

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Why it's harder than ever to land a Hamptons beach house

Home sales in the Hamptons have surged 23 percent in the last year. The median sales price for a Hampton home hit $1.9 million.

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Beach homes in the Hamptons hit a new price record

Prices and sales of beach properties in the Hamptons surged in the second quarter.

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Mortgage industry under fire again ... from younger buyers

Mortgage company customers reported "significant declines" in satisfaction this year after several years of steady improvement, according to a new survey from J.D. Power.

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Mortgage industry under fire again ... from younger buyers

A generational shift might be behind lower customer satisfaction for mortgage companies.

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Home seller profits soar to highest level in 10 years. Here's how it happened...

CNBC's Diana Olick reports homeowners who sold in the second quarter gained an average of $51,000 since buying their home.

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Why it's harder than ever to land a Hamptons beach house

Home sales in the Hamptons have surged 23 percent in the last year. The median sales price for a Hampton home hit $1.9 million.

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Beach homes in the Hamptons hit a new price record

Prices and sales of beach properties in the Hamptons surged in the second quarter.

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Mortgage industry under fire again ... from younger buyers

Mortgage company customers reported "significant declines" in satisfaction this year after several years of steady improvement, according to a new survey from J.D. Power.

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Mortgage industry under fire again ... from younger buyers

A generational shift might be behind lower customer satisfaction for mortgage companies.

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Home seller profits soar to highest level in 10 years. Here's how it happened...

CNBC's Diana Olick reports homeowners who sold in the second quarter gained an average of $51,000 since buying their home.

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Lowest mortgage rates in a month barely boost applications, up 0.4%

Total mortgage application volume rose just 0.4 percent seasonally adjusted compared with the previous week, according to the Mortgage Bankers Association.

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JPMorgan points to low risk of a US housing correction

New research from JPMorgan examining historic data found that the risk of a dramatic decline in prices is low, despite current fears of a correction in the U.S. and Canada.

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Op-ed: The 'NIMBYS' are destroying housing opportunity for entire generation of families

The average monthly rent for a market-rate, three-bedroom apartment in San Francisco County has soared to $4,613.

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US new home sales rise for second straight month

New home sales rose in June, but a dire shortage of properties remains an obstacle to a robust housing market recovery.

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New home sales rise for second straight month

CNBC's Diana Olick reports the latest read on new home sales.

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Op-ed: The 'NIMBYS' are destroying housing opportunity for entire generation of families

The average monthly rent for a market-rate, three-bedroom apartment in San Francisco County has soared to $4,613.

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US new home sales rise for second straight month

New home sales rose in June, but a dire shortage of properties remains an obstacle to a robust housing market recovery.

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New home sales rise for second straight month

CNBC's Diana Olick reports the latest read on new home sales.

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Lowest mortgage rates in a month barely boost applications, up 0.4%

Total mortgage application volume rose just 0.4 percent seasonally adjusted compared with the previous week, according to the Mortgage Bankers Association.

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JPMorgan points to low risk of a US housing correction

New research from JPMorgan examining historic data found that the risk of a dramatic decline in prices is low, despite current fears of a correction in the U.S. and Canada.

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We're getting some worry about affordability: MKM Partner's Megan McGrath

Megan McGrath, executive director and senior homebuilder analyst at MKM Partners, discusses which homebuilder stocks are worth betting on.

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We're seeing fundamental drivers causing home values to climb: Zillow's Svenja Gudell

Svenja Gudell, chief economist at Zillow, discusses the company's unique database to report that U.S. home values are surpassing $200,000 for the first time.

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Zillow reports home median values hitting highest levels

CNBC's Diana Olick reports on home values surpassing $200,000 according to Zillow.

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Pace of growth in home prices in major metro areas slows due to lack of supply

The index which covers the home prices in 20 cities across the U.S. was up 5.7 percent in May, a decline from April.

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We're getting some worry about affordability: MKM Partner's Megan McGrath

Megan McGrath, executive director and senior homebuilder analyst at MKM Partners, discusses which homebuilder stocks are worth betting on.

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We're seeing fundamental drivers causing home values to climb: Zillow's Svenja Gudell

Svenja Gudell, chief economist at Zillow, discusses the company's unique database to report that U.S. home values are surpassing $200,000 for the first time.

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Zillow reports home median values hitting highest levels

CNBC's Diana Olick reports on home values surpassing $200,000 according to Zillow.

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