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An investor advisor has urged Samsung C&T shareholders to reject a merger with Cheil, boosting a push by activist fund Elliott to stop the deal.
This might be the best "catch-up" group out there, he said.
Paris has approved its first skyscraper in over 40 years, a controversial 590-foot building in the south of the city.
Construction in China's version of Manhattan stalled as the financial crisis hit the country, NBC News reports.
In April, U.S. single-family home prices rose, but at a slower pace than estimated. Guy Adami likes Masco and Home Depot.
Jim Cramer explains what to watch ahead of the open, including at what level to buy GoPro and which home builders are hot.
British officials rejected another Cuadrilla Resources shale gas project, four days after refusing a different shale gas application.
A stronger dollar is a headwind for many U.S. exporters, but the CEO of Caterpillar told CNBC that greenback strength has given his company a boost.
A British billionaire wants to build a multilevel skatepark to address the issue of "brain drain."
U.S. manufacturing expanded far more briskly than estimated in October, fully recovering from the previous month's weakness, a report showed Monday.
CNBC's Bob Pisani looks at a rare merger in the homebuilder industry.
Robert Shiller, Case-Shiller Index co-founder and Yale University professor of economics, discusses the recent trend of slow home price gains and the surplus in housing.
Homes are in short supply and millennials are staying home longer, says Stuart Miller, Lennar CEO, discussing the slow, but steady improvement in the housing market. Also Miller weighs in on regulations and the difficulty for many homebuyers to obtain mortgages.
Discussing the bounce back for housing starts, and the picture for multi-family versus single family homes, with Jed Kolko, Trulia chief economist.
Confidence among U.S. home builders took a sharp turn, reports CNBC's Diana Olick. Home builder sentiment in October is down five points.
The XHB is now trading at its lowest levels this year and according to the charts, it could get a lot worse.
Falling Treasury yields are pushing mortgage rates to lows not seen in over a year. CNBC asks a mortgage banker is it time to refinance?
U.S. manufacturing expanded during September but the pace of growth at factories slowed, according to an industry report.
Robert Shiller, Case-Shiller Index co-founder and Yale University professor of economics, discusses the latest key housing data. Shiller explains why there are signs of some weakening and if housing is a good investment.
CNBC's Diana Olick breaks down today's disappointing pending home sales data.
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